William Till, Copper Halfpenny (D&H Buckinghamshire 27) Obv: Shield of arms. Around the perimeter JOHN PECKHAM * CHEMIST & DRUGGIST * Small &.; Rev: A phoenix. Around the perimeter SLOUGH, BUCKS, HALFPENNY TOKEN * 1795 *; Edge: Plain
Struck from a late state of the obverse die. Dated 1795 but strcuk in the 1830's as are all William Till productions listed in D&H. Choice uncirculated with a bit of faded color remaining. Scarce.
William Till, (d. 1844), coin dealer, 17 Great Russell Street, Covent Garden. The Slough tokens and mules were made for him by W. J. Taylor, c. 1839.