Obv: A cypher R & Co with beehive and bees above, MACCLESFIELD. (above). Rev: Female seated with mining tools, HALFPENNY. (above), 1789 in exergue. Edge: PAYABLE AT MACCLESFIELD LIVERPOOL OR CONGLETON.
Good Extremely Fine and Choice brown. Scarce. Ex. Cokayne. Ex. Deane. 13.1g. 29.2mm.
A product of Matthew Boulton’s Soho Mint. These are hard to find in high grade.