Surrey (269), Rotherhithe, Will: Manard, 1666


17th century token

Metropolitan Surrey


Will: Manard, 1666

Obv:  WILL: MANARD AT THE      =        Cradle and sugar loaf

Rev:  IN REDERIFE 1666                 =        M / W E


BW 269, Norweb 5011, Everson 799.

Very Fine and attractive.  Rare.

The symbol of the cradle was used by basket makers, and the sugar loaf by grocers, but their combination is very unusual.