James Conder, Copper Halfpenny, 1794 (D&H Suffolk 35)
Obv:An ancient market cross. Around the perimeter IPSWICH CROSS. Ex: 1794
Rev: An inscription on six lines PAYABLE AT CONDER'S DRAPERY WAREHOUSE IPSWICH
Gem uncirculated with nearly full original color.
James Conder, (1763-1823) leather cutter, later as a linen draper at the Fruit Market, Ipswich. He authored an arrangement of Provincial Coins, Tokens and Medalets with editions published in 1798 and 1799. His collection was auctioned by Sotheby 5 June 1855.