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Southwark ( 1), Borough, R.A. at the Swan with 2 Necks

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17th century token

Southwark

Borough

R.A. at the Swan with 2 Necks

Obv:  AT THE SWAN WITH 2            =        Two-headed swan

Rev:  NECKS IN SOVTHWARKE     =         A / R I

0.89g.

BW 1, Norweb 4876, Everson 385.

Good Fine/Fine.  Ex Hayward Collection.

The sign may be a corruption of "Swan with two nicks", as swans used to be marked with nicks on the beak to indicate ownership.