Charles Honiatt, Copper Halfpenny, 1794 (D&H Herefordshire 5a)

Charles Honiatt, Copper Halfpenny, 1794 (D&H Herefordshire 5a)

Charles Honiatt, Copper Halfpenny, 1794 Obv An apple tree. HEREFORD HALFPENNY above, C: HONIATTS. BIRMM. WAREHOUSE below. Around the perimeter above * SUCCESS TO THE CIDER TRADE *  Rev A figure of Justice standing, 1794 below. Around the perimeter FOR CHANGE NOT FRAUD  Edge PAYABLE IN ANGLESEY LONDON OR LIVERPOOL . X .  (Atkins p. 45, 5a; D&H Herefordshire 5a)

A bit of ancient lacquer, otherwise choice, lustrous uncirculated with a bit of faded color remaining. Scarce with this edge.

Charles Honiatt, (1764-1837), brazier, tin plate worker, cider maker and warehouseman; later, mayor of Hereford.

Provenance: A H Baldwin & Sons

$195.00