Coins and Australia - 1830 - Convict love tokens

Convict Love Token - 1830 - C L

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Token engraved with the stippled image of a man and a woman standing in a garden, between two trees. She has a hat with ribbons and a small bag in her left hand. Beneath them are initials and a date:

T. P          C. L
. 1830 . 

Front

Token engraved with the stippled image of a man and a woman standing in a garden, on either side of a table with a bottle and a glass on it. They are each holding a glass and she has a hat with ribbons and a small bag in her left hand. At base is a heart crossed with downward facing arrows, above a decorative pattern. 

Diameter

36.0 mm

Copyright: National Museum of Australia

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