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1 Penny Jones, David - Ballarat, Victoria

Features

Country Australia - Colonial
Type Token
Year 1962
Value 1 Penny (1/240)
Currency Trade Tokens
Weight 11.84 g
Thickness 32 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 1863
References Gray# 148
A Study of Australasian Trade Tokens - An Illustrated Reference of the Merchants Tokens used in Colonial Australia & New Zealand
by Simon Gray
(Self published )

Obverse

Lettering:
GRITERION DRAPERY ESTAELISHMENT
DAVID JONES
IMPORTER
BALLAARAT
ESTAB:1853
WHOLESALE & RETAIL

Reverse

Lettering:
CRITERION HOUSE
STUART ST
BALLAARAT
1862
JAVID JONES PROPRIETOR

Comments

Modern replicas exist which have only 10 upper front windows. The replicas were struck in both copper and as a limited edition of 500 numbered silver specimens.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1962  Gray# 148; R 3

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