Coins and Australia - 1833 - Convict love tokens

Convict Love Token - 1833 - James Duffield

Transcription

Back

Token with an ornately engraved border and lines of cursive text that alternate between forehand and backhand:

When this
you see
Remember me
James Duffield
Aged 27 Augt 12th
1833

Front

Token with an ornately engraved border and lines of cursive text that alternate between backhand and forehand:

A token
of love from an
unfortunate Son
to his beloved
Mother

Diameter

36.0 mm

Copyright: National Museum of Australia

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