London ( 462), Cannon Street, Tho: Colcock, Grocer, at Ye Goulden Key, Penny

£115.00

17th century token

City of London

Cannon Street

Tho: Colcock, Grocer, at Ye Goulden Key

Penny

Obv:  THO: COLCOCK GROCER AT YE          =        Grocers' Arms

Rev:  GOVLDEN KEY IN CANNON STRET      =        Key/D/1

2.57g.

BW 462, Norweb 6732.

Nearly Very Fine, centres sl. weak.  Ex Carthew, Nott and Norweb collections.  This specimen is illustrated in the Norweb Sylloge.

Most pennies were probably issued in connection with a coffee house business, but this is an exception.