Rackham or Leatherdale, Copper Halfpenny (D&H Suffolk 29d)

Rackham or Leatherdale, Copper Halfpenny (D&H Suffolk 29d)

Rackham or Leatherdale, Copper Halfpenny (D&H Suffolk 29d) 

Obv:An ancient gateway. Over the entrance ABBEY GATE BURY 

Rev:An open book. PAYABLE AT RACKHAMS above; CIRCULATING LIBRARY. ANGEL HILL BURY,  below. 

Edge: Coarse milled to left

Choice, red and brown uncirculated. Scarce.

John Rackham and Richard Leatherdale, John Rackham (1757-1821) bookseller and printer, Angel Hill; Richard Leatherdale (1762-1806) grocer, later postmaster in Harlston, Norfolk.

232.20€