1794 Franklin Press Token
Early American Colonial Coinage
Struck In England, and associated with the shop in London where Benjamin Franklin once worked.
Obverse: Wood frame hand printing press, SIC ORITOR DOCTRINA SURGETQUE LIBERTAS (“Thus learning advances and liberty grows”), 1794.
Reverse: PAYABLE AT THE FRANKLIN PRESS LONDON
Diameter: 27 mm
Copper plated lead free fine pewter.