Staffordshire 11, Leek (Dalton & Hamer, page 241)

Denomination: halfpenny, scarcity: Common
11.  O: A caduceus, supported by a large bale of goods. LEEK COMMERCIAL 
        HALFPENNY 1793. The top of caduceus points between R and C in 
        "COMMERCIAL" and the bottom to the 9 in date.
     R: Two hands united, and an olive branch. ARTE FAVENTE NIL DESPERANDUM.
        Same design and legend as No. 10, but the letters much smaller.
     E: PAYABLE AT LEEK STAFFORDSHIRE.

11a. E: Plain (Addenda, page 545).

Large and small flans.

No. 11, common.

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leek commercial halfpenny,1793,arte favente nil desperandum

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