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William Paris, Commercial Halfpenny, 1794 (D&H Kent 15)

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William Paris, Commercial Halfpenny, 1794 Obv A cypher W. P., a lamb above, 1794 below. Around the perimeter ROMNEY MARSH HALFPENNY.  Rev A figure of Justice standing holding a pair of scales and sword. Around the perimeter FOR THE HONOR AND USE OF TRADE .   Edge PAYABLE AT W . PARRIS DIMCHURCH . X . X . X  (Conder p.49, 11; Pye p.43, 4; Virt p.2; Atkins p. 50, 15; D&H Kent 15)

Very choice uncirculated. Scarce.

William Paris, (1753-1837), blacksmith, Dimchurch.