Commemorative Halfpenny Token, Isaac Newton

Made:
1793 in England
Token, copper, 3cm diameter. obverse, SIR ISAAC NEWTON, profile relief to L. reverse, halfpenny 1793.  Front 3/4 view circular saws for violin manufacture, 3 of.  Front view of whole object in gloved hand against blue background. one of  Two foot-joints, unfinished, poor quality (Fig 2).  Front view of whole object against white background. one of  Two foot-joints, unfinished, poor quality (Fig 2).  Front view of whole object against graduated grey Token, copper, 3cm diameter. obverse, SIR ISAAC NEWTON, profile relief to L. reverse, halfpenny 1793.  Overhead view Token, copper, 3cm diameter. obverse, SIR ISAAC NEWTON, profile relief to L. reverse, halfpenny 1793.  Overhead view on

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Token, copper, 3cm diameter. obverse, SIR ISAAC NEWTON, profile relief to L. reverse, halfpenny 1793. Front 3/4 view
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

circular saws for violin manufacture, 3 of. Front view of whole object in gloved hand against blue background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

one of Two foot-joints, unfinished, poor quality (Fig 2). Front view of whole object against white background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

one of Two foot-joints, unfinished, poor quality (Fig 2). Front view of whole object against graduated grey
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Token, copper, 3cm diameter. obverse, SIR ISAAC NEWTON, profile relief to L. reverse, halfpenny 1793. Overhead view
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Token, copper, 3cm diameter. obverse, SIR ISAAC NEWTON, profile relief to L. reverse, halfpenny 1793. Overhead view on
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Token, copper, 3cm diameter. Obverse, SR ISAAC NEWTON, profile relief looking left. Reverse, halfpenny 1793 decoration of winged caduceus with entwined serpents, cornucopia and branch behind, engrailed edge, issued London, Conder token.

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1938-63
type:
token
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • exchange medium
credit:
Hardwick, C.