Copper One Penny Token, minted by Heaton & Sons, Birmingham, in 1859. Counterstamped with an arrow. This token is part of a large anonymous token issue made by Heaton & Sons employing die hubbing techniques.

Physical Description

A round bronze token (34 mm diameter). The token features Hustice seated, extending balanced scales and a coat of arms with kangaroo and emu supporters. It has been counterstamped with an arrow.

Obverse Description

Australian arms with kangaroo and emu supporters counterstamped with an arrow; above PEACE & PLENTY, below 1859

Reverse Description

Justice, blindfolded, seated on barrel and extending balanced scales in right hand; in exergue, 1859

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