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1 Penny Hutton, G - Hobart Town, Tasmania

Features

Country Australia - Colonial
Type Token
Value 1 Penny (1/240)
Composition Copper
Weight 12.42 g
Diameter 34 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References Gray# 137, KM# Tn131
A Study of Australasian Trade Tokens - An Illustrated Reference of the Merchants Tokens used in Colonial Australia & New Zealand
by Simon Gray
(Self published )
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Issuers name and town. Sickle and saw in centre

Lettering:
G. HUTTON IRONMONGER
HOBART TOWN

Reverse

Emu to right and kangaroo to left facing inwards towards each other

Edge

Smooth

Comments

Variations of the gap from sickle point to saw have been reported but this is likely to be the result of die wear. A brass pattern is reported in the Mitchel Library collection.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
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