token; trade farthing (Dr Stuart, Glasgow)

Production date
1840
Description
Trade token for one farthing. On the obverse is an image two seated male figures one taking the others pulse. On the reverse is an image of a medicine bottle.
Dr Knox Stuart was a medical practitioner who advertised his services extensively he died 19 August 1854.

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Production date
1840
Production place
Signature & date
Stamped on the obverse is PRIVATE MEDICAL ESTABLISHEMENT HONOUR 1841" and on the reverse "DR STUART 39 MAXWELL STREET GLASGOW MAY BE CONSULTED BY POST".
Associated date
1840
Measurement type, part and reading
Dimensions:0 - Whole:Dia 2.1cm (Dia 13/16")
Accession number
1977-040-055

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