Halfpenny token

Halfpenny token. Two casts, obverse and reverse. Obverse: Bust of Sir John Jervis. Legend: 'GLORIOVS IER.VIS'. Reverse: Britannia seated in a shell. 'BRITAN NIA', 'RULES THE MAIN'.

Object Details

ID: SEC0892
Type: Token cast
Display location: Not on display
Events: French Revolutionary Wars: Battle of Cape St Vincent, 1797
Date made: 14 Feb 1797
People: Jervis, John
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Wellcome Collection
Measurements: Overall: 2 mm x 28 mm

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