LOT OF 2 CONDER CONDOR TOKENS MIDDLESEX PENNY & FARTHING
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Lot of 2 old Conder or Condor tokens -Middlesex -Surrey Skidmore's Globe Series Penny, D&H 138 A2. OBV: Guilford Tower Surry (ancient fortress in ruins); REV: British penny 1797 (globe between rose & thistle; EDGE: I promise to pay on demand the bearer one penny; Scarce. Middlesex Pidcock's farthing, D&H 1067a, A767a. OBV: Pidcock's exhibition (an elephant); REV: Exeter change strand London (cockatoo on branch); EDGE: plain; COM.
Condition as shown in photos.We know very little about these tokens other than what we've read over the internet, so please ask questions if you have any concerns. The information provided is what was written on the coin envelope by the previous owner. Please see my other listings for more Conder tokens. Buyer pays shipping and insurance. Thanks for looking! These tokens are from the same collection wildflower_je was selling from. The majority of the tokens I will be selling are marked "COM" for common. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: Conder Tokens , also known as 18th Century Provincial Tokens , were first minted In 1787 by the Parys Mining Company that mined copper ore . They had plenty of copper , access to mints , and there was little low value coinage to be had in Anglesey thus they began minting their own penny and half penny ... read more