Yale Center for British Art
Title:
Samuel Johnson halfpenny tokens.
Published/Created:
Birmingham, England, 1792-1797.

Physical Description:
6 tokens : copper ; each approximately 3 cm in diameter
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Herman W. Liebert
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Notes:
The present description (and token numbering) is based on the article by A.W. Waters (cited herewith). Waters describes seven tokens, of which numbers 2, 4, 5 (2 copies), 6, and 7 are included in the present set.
Subject Terms:
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. | Tokens -- Great Britain -- Specimens.
Form/Genre:
Commemoratives. | Halfpennies. | Tokens. | Conder tokens.
Contributors:
Biggs, Henry. | Kempson, Peter (Medallist) | Wyon, Thomas, 1767-1830.