Trade token of William May

Description
This token was worth one farthing and was issued by William May in Exeter. The image shows he was a lantern-maker.
Accession Loan No.
76/1955
Collection Class
Numismatics
Common Name
trade token of William May
Simple Name
token
Full Name
farthing trade token, William May, lantern maker
Period Classification
Charles II (1660-1685)
Production Date
1663
Family Group

Material
copper alloy
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Issuer Person
William May
Place
Exeter
Inscription / Transcription
WILLIAM::MAY:*:*; IN.EXON:*:*:*1663

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