Obv: Large building, GOLDSMITHS HALL above, FOSTER LANE in exergue, JACOBS in small print beneath building. Rev: Shield of arms, TO THE WORSHIPFUL COMPY OF GOLDSMITHS around. Edge: I PROMISE TO PAY ON DEMAND THE BEARER ONE PENNY X.
PCGS MS65BN. Bronzed proof. Scarce.
The Goldsmiths’ Company is responsible for assuring the quality and proper weight of silver and gold. It is one of the oldest liveried companies in England, being incorporated by Richard II.