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James Wright, Perthshire Halfpenny, 1797 (D&H Perthshire 4)

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James Wright, Perthshire Halfpenny, 1797 Obv A view of a church. PERTH HALFPENNY above. In Ex: ST. JOHNS CHURCH. The arms and motto of Perth PRO REGE LEGE ET GREGE in a sunk circle.   Rev A view of a watermill, WRIGHT DES below. Around the perimeter 46 WATER : MILLS FOR BLEACHING . PRINTING . COTTON WORKS . CORN &c. WITHIN 4 MILES OF PERTH.  Edge PAYABLE ON DEMAND BY JOHN FERRIER + + + + +  (Conder p.127, 2; Pye p.41, 6; Virt p.; Atkins p. 324, 4; D&H Perthshire 4)

Choice bronzed uncirculated. Rare.

James Wright, Jnr., (1768-1798) token enthusiast.