Token, copper, 28mm diameter. Bristol halfpenny, 1793. (DH Somerset 89). Issued by Hawkins Bird, tea dealer and grocer, Bristol, Obverse: View of a church tower: ONE HALFPENNY HAWKINS BIRD. WINE STREET NO. 2 BRISTOL. Reverse: View of the old East India House, London : PAYABLE AT THE INDIA TEA WAREHOUSE 1793. Diagonally milled edge. chuch spire is Christ Church, Wine Street, Bristol.
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diameter: 28 mm,
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- Mr. J Newmark
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