Sierra Leone Company Coin

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Date:1793

Description:

Sierra Leone Company copper coin, c.1793


Diameter 30mm


The obverse features a lion and the inscription 'SIERRA LEONE COMPANY/ AFRICA'. The reverse is completely obscured by wear but would have originally featured two hands clasped along with the denomination and the date.

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Donor ref:LEAMG : M4272.1994.128 (66/17197)

Source: Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum

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