London ( 732), Cornhill, Gama: Whittaker, Grocer

£80.00

17th century token

City of London

Cornhill

Gama: Whittaker, Grocer

Obv:  GAMA: WHITTAKER AT Y       =       sugar loaf

Rev:  IN CORNEHILL GROSE         =        G W

1.00g.

BW 732, Norweb 6803.

Fine and extremely rare.  The Norweb specimen was donated to the British Museum.

The first name ("GAMA:") is probably short for Gamaliel.  Paul was brought up "at the feet of Gamaliel" (Acts 22:3).