Isaac Earlysman Sparrow token

Made:
1823 in England
maker:
Thomas Wyon

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Sparrow token, bronze, 23mm diameter, with milled edge. obverse, featuring bust profile to L [Isaac Earlysman], legend Ironmonger Bishopsgate London, Sparrow not cited. reverse, balloon, legend Ascended at Oxford, June 23, 1823. [James Sadler]

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1950-318/45
Materials:
bronze and complete
type:
token and token and
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • exchange medium
credit:
Penn-Gaskell Collection