Brass Tokens struck in London and issued in 1866, by company founded
in 1854 by Simon Keir, who was a planter in 1850 with partners
G. H. Dnndas and Captain John Keith Jolly. A large enterprise of
estate agents, general merchants and forwarding agents with office in
Kings Street, Kandy, Ceylon.
|Lowsley #14 Pridmore #52 Mitchiner #2240|
|Obverse :||Monogram K. D. & Co.||within a beaded circle inside raised rim.|
|Reverse :||A ship in full sail to left,||within a beaded circle inside raised rim.|
For more details see webpage for the tortoise token of the same firm.
The coin was scanned at 300dpi and the images are displayed at
This AU condition coin was purchased on ebay in 2000 August from a dealer in USA.