Obv: View of church, ST. MATHEW’S FRIDAY – STREET BUILT around, 1670. (below), JACOBS under church. Rev: A cypher P S Co in center beaded circle, DEDICATED TO COLLECTORS OF MEDALS & COINS around. Edge: Plain.
Good Extremely Fine. Some remaining red, mostly honey-brown and Choice.
Although this church was destroyed by the Great Fire in 1666 and rebuilt by Christopher Wren, it fell into disrepair and ruin and was demolished in 1885. A shopping centre now stands in its place.