Obv: A sloop, SUCCESS & SAFETY ATTEND THE ENDEAVOUR around. Rev: Arms of Hastings, crest a bow, with laurel and palm branches either side, HASTINGS HALFPENNY around, 1794 below. Edge: PAYABLE BY JAMES TEBAYS HASTINGS +.+.+.+.+.
Uncirculated and Choice. Some red and lustre remaining. Hard to find this nice.
Trade token issued to James Tebay, an ironmonger and auctioneer in Hastings. The ship on the obverse suggests he was also involved in some sort of coastal trading.