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    Irish Immigrant: Engraved Love Token on Druid Penny. 30 mm. copper token, called a "Druid Penny". The reverse has been planed down and engraved with an image of a British sailing ship with the name "Ann Travers" below. A recently inscribed note relates that "Ann Travis" [sic] arrived in the U.S. from Ireland on December 30, 1848 on board the immigrant ship "New York" along with her husband and two daughters. A search on the Internet indicates a "Anne Travers" arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Prince Regent" in 1849. In either event, a handsome, well-engraved piece of 19th century exonumia. The host coin grades about EF.

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    November, 2015
    7th Saturday
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