Kent (308, Norweb -), Gravesend, John Watson, 1653
17th century token
John Watson, 1653
Obv: IOHN WATSON = Arrow piercing heart
Rev: IN GRAVVSEND 1653 = W / I K
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.