Fowler's London halfpenny, token, showing whaling,

Made:
1794 in London

Fowler's London halfpenny, token, showing whaling, 1794. (DH Mddx 306). Copper; 29mm diameter. Obverse: scene fishermen in rowing boat harpooning whale, legend Payable at I. Fowler's London Whalefishery 1794. Reverse: head of Neptune with triton, Halfpenny.

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Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1982-802/33
Measurements:
diameter: 29 mm
type:
token industry and trade, industry and trade, token
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • exchange medium
status:
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