Charles II (Irish Tokens)

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17th C Irish Tokens

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C Tradesmens Token, Lisburn, Peers (reverse) - disputed design. three rival explanations - the Market House / a church / the post office. Post Office, Ireland, Irish, House, Design, Irish People, Snail Mail, Haus, Irish Language

17th C Tradesmens Token, Lisburn, Peers (reverse) - disputed design. ? three rival explanations - the Market House / a church / the post office.

Athlone, Hugh Coffy penny Obv: HVGH (cinquefoil) COFFY (cinquefoil) IN , around linear inner circle, D over (cinquefoil)1 (cinquefoil) within. Rev: (cinquefoil?) ATHLONE.MARCHANT , around linear inner circle, castle on river and swan within. M. Dickinson 32 Inner Circle, Swan, Irish, Castle, River, Irish People, Swans, Irish Language, Rivers

Athlone, Hugh Coffy penny Obv: HVGH (cinquefoil) COFFY (cinquefoil) IN , around linear inner circle, D over (cinquefoil)1 (cinquefoil) within. Rev: (cinquefoil?) ATHLONE.MARCHANT , around linear inner circle, castle on river and swan within. M. Dickinson 32

Cork, city issue penny 1659 Obv: (rosette)A.CORK.PENNY(rosette)1659 , around beaded inner circle, C C (City of Cork), ormonde knot below, at the ends of which two flowers appear above C C . Rev: (rosette).THE.ARMES.OF.CORK. , around a ship in full sail between two castles. Ex Josland. M. Dickinson 201 Cork City, Full Sail, Inner Circle, Rosettes, Castles, Knot, Irish, Ship, Flowers

Cork, city issue penny 1659 Obv: (rosette)A.CORK.PENNY(rosette)1659 , around beaded inner circle, C C (City of Cork), ormonde knot below, at the ends of which two flowers appear above C C . Rev: (rosette).THE.ARMES.OF.CORK. , around a ship in full sail between two castles. Ex Josland. M. Dickinson 201

Dublin, John Foxall penny Obv: (rosette)IOHN.FOXALL.AT.YE.SIGNE , around cable inner circle, fox left within. Rev: (?)OF.THE.FOX.IN.DVBLIN , around cable inner circle, I(cinquefoil)F within. M. Dickinson 326/7. BW 326. Not represented in Norweb Inner Circle, Rosettes, Dublin, Irish, Cable, Fox, Cabo, Electrical Cable, Irish People

Dublin, John Foxall penny Obv: (rosette)IOHN.FOXALL.AT.YE.SIGNE , around cable inner circle, fox left within. Rev: (?)OF.THE.FOX.IN.DVBLIN , around cable inner circle, I(cinquefoil)F within. M. Dickinson 326/7. BW 326. Not represented in Norweb

Galway, Thomas Andrews penny Obv: .THOMAS.ANDREWS , around shield containing arms. Rev: .:.IN.GALWAY.MAR, around linear inner circle, hat with .D. above and .1. below. M. Dickinson 452 Thomas Andrews, Inner Circle, Irish, Hat, Chip Hat, Irish People, Hats, Irish Language, Caps Hats

Galway, Thomas Andrews penny Obv: .THOMAS.ANDREWS , around shield containing arms. Rev: .:.IN.GALWAY.MAR, around linear inner circle, hat with .D. above and .1. below. M. Dickinson 452

Galway, Marcvs Lynch penny Obv: MARCVS.LYNCH.OF. , around linear inner circle, (rosette)1(rosette) withb a D above. Rev: GALWAY.MARCHAN. , around mermaid with mirror. M. Dickinson 474 Inner Circle, Lynch, Rosettes, Irish, Mermaid, Mirror, Irish People, Mirrors, Irish Language

Galway, Marcvs Lynch penny Obv: MARCVS.LYNCH.OF. , around linear inner circle, (rosette)1(rosette) withb a D above. Rev: GALWAY.MARCHAN. , around mermaid with mirror. M. Dickinson 474

Maryborough, Edward Nicholls penny token Obv: .:.EDWARD.NICHOLLS , around linear inner circle, crowned rose within. Rev: .OF.MARIBROVGH , around linear inner circle, .N. over E:M with . . below. M. Dickinson 632 Inner Circle, Irish, Irish People, Irish Language, Ireland

Maryborough, Edward Nicholls penny token Obv: .:.EDWARD.NICHOLLS , around linear inner circle, crowned rose within. Rev: .OF.MARIBROVGH , around linear inner circle, .N. over E:M with . . below. M. Dickinson 632

Lisburn, Edward Moore 1666 penny token Obv: (mullet)EDWARD.MOORE , around cable inner circle, 1666 with .(mullet). above and below. Rev: (mullet)IN.LISBVRNE.:. , around cable inner circle, E M with ormonde knot below, at the ends of which three flowers appear above the initials. M. Dickinson 589. Dies as Norweb 6317 but a much superior example. Inner Circle, Knot, Initials, Irish, Cable, Flowers, Cabo, Knots, Ireland

Lisburn, Edward Moore 1666 penny token Obv: (mullet)EDWARD.MOORE , around cable inner circle, 1666 with .(mullet). above and below. Rev: (mullet)IN.LISBVRNE.:. , around cable inner circle, E M with ormonde knot below, at the ends of which three flowers appear above the initials. M. Dickinson 589. Dies as Norweb 6317 but a much superior example.

Portumna (Galway), Mortagh Canvan 1658 (penny?) Obv: :MO[RTAGH].CANVAN.OF , around linear inner circle, scallop shell within. Rev: :P]ORTVMNA.INKEE[PER , around linear inner circle, [ ] over 58 within. Previously unrecorded, the only known example. Weight: 1.50 grams.  The christian name is not certain, also the surname of the issuer has been interpreted as Ganvan Christian Names, Scallop Shells, Inner Circle, 17th Century, Ireland, Irish, Irish People, Irish Language

Portumna (Galway), Mortagh Canvan 1658 (penny?) Obv: :MO[RTAGH].CANVAN.OF , around linear inner circle, scallop shell within. Rev: :P]ORTVMNA.INKEE[PER , around linear inner circle, [ ] over 58 within. Previously unrecorded, the only known example. Weight: 1.50 grams. The christian name is not certain, also the surname of the issuer has been interpreted as Ganvan

Dublin Corporation, Halfpenny, 1679, in silver, arms of Dublin, · the · dvblin · halfpennie ·, rev. crowned harp, · long · live · the · king ·, edge grained, 9.14g/12h (DF 349, not listed in silver). Obverse fine, reverse better, of the highest rarity; believed to be the only known specimen in silver Rarity, Harp, Long Live, Dublin, Irish, Coins, Silver, Coining, Irish People

Dublin Corporation, Halfpenny, 1679, in silver, arms of Dublin, · the · dvblin · halfpennie ·, rev. crowned harp, · long · live · the · king ·, edge grained, 9.14g/12h (DF 349, not listed in silver). Obverse fine, reverse better, of the highest rarity; believed to be the only known specimen in silver

C Dublin Tradesmens' Tokens - John Puller Fishamble St Dublin Letter V, Dublin, Irish, Coins, Personalized Items, Coining, Irish People, Irish Language, Ireland

17th C Dublin Tradesmens' Tokens - John Puller Fishamble St Dublin 1d

Ireland, Cork Farthing, William Ballard, brass penny token smoothed and counterstamp Foreign Coins, Cork, Ireland, Irish, Smooth, Leopards, Personalized Items, Branches, Script

Cork Farthing, 4.40g, William Ballard, 1677, brass penny token smoothed and counterstamped on reverse, corke in script, leopards head above, palm branches below, all within toothed border, token undertype llard*his* still legible (Dowle & Finn 333; SCBI 49 Norweb, No 6214; S.6562B), striking crack encroaching onto counterstamp, the counterstamp very clear and full with some wear to the high points, very fine or better, an intriguing and very rare piece

 Dated Williamson 412 Copper Penny, Letter V, Dublin, Irish, Coins, Coining, Irish People, Irish Language, Ireland

Dublin. Warner Westenra, merchant. copper penny token. Dated 1655. Williamson 412

Maryborough, Edward Nicholls penny token Obv: .:.EDWARD.NICHOLLS , around linear inner circle, crowned rose within. Rev: .OF.MARIBROVGH , around linear inner circle, .N. over E:M with . . below Inner Circle, Irish, Irish People, Irish Language, Ireland

Maryborough, Edward Nicholls penny token Obv: .:.EDWARD.NICHOLLS , around linear inner circle, crowned rose within. Rev: .OF.MARIBROVGH , around linear inner circle, .N. over E:M with . . below

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