Obv: Figure of Justice standing, holding sword and scales, dividing the date 1794, THE LAND WE LIVE IN around, HALFPENNY below. Rev: A cypher L&R, PRO ME * SI MEREAR * IN ME around, sprigs at bottom tied with ribbon. Edge: PAYABLE IN DUBLIN OR HAROLDS CROSS BUTTON FACTORY.
VF and choice. Weak strike. Rare.
Issued to Lloyd & Ridley. John Lloyd was a button maker and Joseph Ridley was a woollen draper. They shared a building together and briefly had a partnership making buttons. The building still stands today.