Middlesex ( 19, N.9087), New Brentford, John Moore, 1651


17th century token


New Brentford

John Moore


BW 19, Norweb 9087.

GF, with obv. die flaw.  Ex Gilbert and Norweb collections.

Sold with the original Norweb envelope.  Although described as a "duplicate" on the envelope, this was the only specimen of this variety in the Norweb collection and is illustrated in Volume VIII of the Norweb Sylloge.  There are five known varieties of John Moore's farthing, of which this is the scarcest.