Obv: View of gate, BRIDGE-GATE BT. 1728. (above). Rev: A cypher P S Co in center beaded circle, DEDICATED TO COLLECTORS OF MEDALS & COINS around. Edge: Plain.
Uncirculated with some light spotting. 11.8g.
One of the very popular London Gate tokens by Skidmore, this showing Bridge-Gate, which replaced the ancient gate of London Bridge. The ancient gate was also known as Traitor’s Gate, and the heads of many traitors were displayed atop it.