Obv: View of Salisbury cathedral, CATHEDRAL CHURCH above, OF SARUM in exergue. Rev: The Grocers’ Arms, FINE TEAS above, 1796 below. Edge: PAYABLE AT I & T SHARPES SALISBURY – X –.
Uncirculated and brown.
J. & T. Sharpe were grocers and tea dealers in Salisbury. Salisbury cathedral was finished in A.D. 1258, with the spire being added in A.D. 1274. Manufactured by Kempson and engraved by Wyon. (Commercial Coins 1787-1804, R.C. Bell)