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

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

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

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: Plain, rounded on a 30.25mm planchet.

 

Choice uncirculated with substantial original color. A very rare edge variant.

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

Provenance: A H Baldwin & Sons

$250.00