Advertising check, Issued by, Thomas Lawlor & Co., Bridgetown, Barbados, circa 1850.
Mint not recorded.
Legend in five lines; THOMAS LAWLOR & CO. / 11 / BROAD ST / BRIDGETOWN / BARBADOES
Legend in five lines; GENERAL / MERCHANTS / AND / COMMISSION / AGENTS
Advertisments for this firm give this address in 1850 (by 1852 they are at 17 Broad Street). The company was a general merchant, both wholesale and retail and involved Thomas Rice Lawler, William Thomas Barrett, Edward Augustine O'Keefe and Thomas Hayes in the early 1850s.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), A.H. Baldwin & Son Ltd, 15/3/1976
circa 1850 AD
Type of item
4.131 g (Weight)
Pridmore vol.3 p.90 no.29 Pridmore; Coins of the British Commonwealth, Vol 3 p.90 No. 29
[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1965. The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations, Part 3, West Indies.