Robert Loder, Copper Penny, 1796 ( D&H Suffolk 15)

Robert Loder, Copper Penny, 1796 ( D&H Suffolk 15)

Robert Loder, Copper Penny, 1796 ( D&H Suffolk 15)

obv A bust facing forward. Around the perimeter THO: SEKFORD ESQ. FOUNDED WOODBRIDGE ALMSHOUSES 1587

rev A shield of arms between palm branches, and the motto, ORATIONES . ET . ELEEMOS . ASCENDUNT . IN . MEMORIAM . CORAM . DEO . Within a beaded border. Around the perimeter . AT WHOSE EXPENCE COUNTY MAPS WERE FIRST ENGRAVED 1574,

edge PUBLISHED BY R. LODER 1796 .X.  

Gem uncirculated with nearly full original color.

Robert Loder, (d. 1811) founder of a bookselling and printing business in Woodbridge; later an author of antiquarian works of local interest.

$495.00