2 Quarts or Quartos, Issued by Robert Keeling & Son's, Gibraltar, 1810
Mint not recorded
Lion seated facing left holding a key in its right paw; around above, PAYABLE AT ROBERT KEELING & SON'S; below, GIBRALTAR
Castle with three towers; around above, VALUE TWO QUARTOS; below, 1810
Robert Keeling was the owner of a Wine House in the Cooperage District and lived in Lieutenant Governors Lane. Pridmore associates the token issue with the wine house.
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Type of item
7.176 g (Weight)
KM#Tn4.1 Pridmore 18
[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1960. The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations Part 1, European Territories.
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900.