Obv: Bust facing right, CHARLES ROE ESTABLISHED THE COPPER WORKS 1758 around. Rev: Female seated with mining tools, MACCLESFIELD HALFPENNY. (around), 1791 in exergue.
Extra Fine and Choice. Some original lustre remains.
Charles Roe started the copper mining company and smelting works, leaving the business to his son William after his death in 1781. Issued by William Roe, son of Charles Roe. Head of Roe & Co.