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John Alexr. Barry - 1/2 penny 1815

John Alexr. Barry - 1/2 penny 1815
Source : Bank of Canada

Description

John Alexander Barry was a dry goods merchant, and a member of the Nova Scotia Legislature.

Text : Halfpenny Token 1815. Payable by John Alexr. Barry - Halifax.

Varieties

Large bust

John Alexr. Barry - 1/2 penny 1815 - Large bust

Small bust

John Alexr. Barry - 1/2 penny 1815 - Small bust

Specifications

Large bust

  • Issuer: John Alexr. Barry
  • Issuing date : 1815
  • Denomination : 1/2 penny
  • Composition : Copper
  • Diameter : 26 mm
  • Breton # : 891
  • Courteau # : 342

Small bust

  • Issuer: John Alexr. Barry
  • Issuing date : 1815
  • Denomination : 1/2 penny
  • Composition : Copper
  • Diameter : 26 mm
  • Breton # : 891
  • Courteau # : 344

Notes

  1. The value of circulated tokens generally concerns coins with a certain wear due to the circulation. These coins rarely retain their original luster.
  2. The value of a uncirculated tokens generally concerns coins with little wear almost not visible with the eye. These coins generally retain their original luster.
  3. The values displayed on this page are in Canadian dollars.

Last update : Tuesday, February 19, 2013

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