E-Auction 22 Lot 162

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Rare and dramatic
E-Auction 22 Lot 162

Staffordshire. Bradford, Bilston and Priestfield, Samuel Fereday. Æ twopence. 36.92 gm. 40 mm. The Prestfield furnaces; PRIESTFIELD FURNACES 1811 / BRADLEY BILSTON & PRIESTFIELD COLLIERIES AND IRON WORK around; TWO PENCE PAYABLE AS S. BILSTON FEREDAY in four lines. Withers 42 (R). Davis 28 (R). Good Extremely Fine; toned with original red evident; slight flan flaw in obverse field. Dramatic rare large token, and particularly rare without edge damage.

Probably ex-Cokayne; it came with a small group of Cokayne's tokens.

A relic of the Industrial Revolution in 19th century England.

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