Andover, William Wakefield, Silver Shilling
Item Reference: GG48073
Great Britain, Hampshire, Andover, William Steele Wakefield (mercers, drapers and bankers), Silver Shilling Token, dated 1811, obverse: shield of arms (lion standing in front of a tree), ANDOVER TOKEN FOR XII PENCE around, reverse: PAYABLE BY W. S. & I. WAKEFIELD 1811 in five lines at the centre, oak wreath around, edge grained, diam. 23mm (Dalton 11).
ex Colin Pitchfork collection, ex W G Wright collection.
About very fine, weakly struck at the centre.