Kent (409), Margate, Richard Langley, Halfpenny, 1667
17th century token
Obv: RICHARD LANGLEY = Tallow-chandlers' Arms
Rev: AT MARGET IN TENIT = HIS / HALFE / PENY / I667
BW 409, Norweb 2660.
About Fine. "Tenit" in the legend is a reference to the Isle of Thanet on which Margate is located. It was still an island in the 17th century.