Isaac Earlysman Sparrow token

Wyon, Thomas (maker)

Science Museum

Science Museum
London, United Kingdom

Sparrow token, copper, diameter 23mm, with milled edge. obverse, featuring bust profile to L [Isaac Earlysman Sparrow], legend Ironmonger Bishopsgate London [Sparrow not cited]. reverse, Balloon, legend Ascended at Oxford, June 23, 1823. [James Sadler]


  • Title: Isaac Earlysman Sparrow token
  • Creator: Wyon, Thomas (maker)
  • Date Created: 1823
  • Location: England, United Kingdom
  • Physical Dimensions: diameter 24 mm
  • Type: token

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