English Twopenny Token

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English brass twopenny token

Diameter 27mm

The obverse features the Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom. The inscription reads 'THOMAS LEAR/ KING'S ARMS/ BOWLING GREEN/ MEIR/ NR LONGTON'. The reverse features the value within a wreath of strawberries and wheat. Below is the name of 'Smith', Birmingham, possibly the maker or engraver.

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Donor ref:LEAMG : M4272.1994.102 (66/17165)

Source: Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum

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