Kent (308, Norweb -), Gravesend, John Watson, 1653

£125.00

17th century token

Kent

Gravesend

John Watson, 1653

Obv:  IOHN WATSON                     =       Arrow piercing heart

Rev:  IN GRAVVSEND 1653           =       W / I K

1.35g.

BW 308, Norweb 2587/2588.

Very Fine or better, with some toning.  Probably nearly as struck, and showing some traces of lustre.

This piece is a rare link between Norweb 2587 and 2588, bearing the obverse of the former and the reverse of the latter.  It is in exceptional condition for a 17th century token.