Trade token for Thomas Carnall’s coffee house

Description
Thomas Carnall operated a coffee shop in Fore Street, Exeter between 1879 and 1897. This token could be used to pay for goods equivalent to one penny.
Accession Loan No.
29/1973
Collection Class
Numismatics
Common Name
trade token for Thomas Carnall’s coffee house
Simple Name
token
Full Name
penny trade token
Dimensions
; ; ; whole diameter 25 mm
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Production Year Low
1879
Production Year High
1897
Family Group

Material
copper alloy
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Issuer Person
Thomas Carnall
Place
Fore Street, Exeter
Inscription / Transcription
THOMAS CARNALL’S.FORE ST.EXETER.; GOOD FOR ONE / PENNYWORTH / OF REFRESHMENT

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