Southwark (480), Upper Ground, E.G., chandler, 1656

£275.00

17th century token

Southwark

Upper Ground

E.G., chandler, 1656

Obv:  CHANDLER 1656                     =       G / E R

Rev:  IN THE VPPER GROVND     =       Cabled anchor

1.26g.

BW 480, Norweb 5149, Everson 1017.

Nearly Extremely Fine, showing some original colour and so probably close to the condition in which it was struck.  Minor flan clip.  Ex Hayward collection.

Superior to the example illustrated in Everson and in exceptional state for a 17th century token.