Kent (469), Rochester, Robert Leake, 1656


17th century token



Robert Leake, 1656

Obv:  ROBERT LEAKE               =        Leake Family Arms

Rev:  OF ROCHESTER 1656      =        L / R E


BW 469, Norweb -.

Nearly Fine but digs in flan on both sides.  Very rare.

Ex Peter Mann collection.  Although not identified in Williamson, the arms on the obv. would seem to be those of the family of Leake, Earl of Scarsdale.