Obv: View of building, SKINNERS HALL above, BUILT AD 1667 in exergue. Rev: Arms of London & Westminster, LONDON AND WESTMINSTER PENNY around, 1797 below. Edge: I PROMISE TO PAY ON DEMAND THE BEARER ONE PENNY X.
Uncirculated. Red & brown. Choice. Penny. Rare.
The Skinners were one of the twelve Great Livery Companies of London and date back to the reign of Henry III. The East India Company would later use the hall as its offices during the 18th century.