Talbot, Allum & Lee Cents by Variety | Colonial Coins by Type

Obverse of 1794 Talbot, Allum & Lee Cent - Muled with a 1793 Birmingham Halfpenny Token     Reverse of 1794 Talbot, Allum & Lee Cent - Muled with a 1793 Birmingham Halfpenny Token


1794 TALBOT, ALLUM & LEE CENT - Muled with a 1793 Birmingham Halfpenny Token

Rarity: Very Rare

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1040

Edge: Lettered -
"LONDON" edge

Notes:

Images courtesy of Stacks

Significant examples:
"Choice Uncirculated, prooflike red and brown" (illustrated above).  Ex - Stack's "Americana" Sale, January 21-23, 2003, Lot 1057, plated, "...151.6 grains...finer than the nicest we have seen (Patterson:2144)...the boy side strike being typically soft on the head.  The late Walter Breen is said to have seen this piece in 1985 and stated at the time that it was the finest he had encountered and was undoubtedly one of the rare presentation strikes."

Patterson:2144

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen (purchase a copy by clicking on the title)