Isaac Earlysman Sparrow token

Made:
1826 in London
maker:
Unattributed

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Sparrow token, bronze, 23mm diameter, with plain edge. obverse, Sparrow nail merchant London. Balloon ascent. reverse, Balloon ascent; legend, Leather sauce invented 1826.

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1950-318/47
Materials:
bronze and complete
type:
token and token and
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • exchange medium
credit:
Penn-Gaskell Collection