1795-1801 Pidcocks Elepahnt And Two Headed Cow Conder Farthing Token For Sale
THIS IS FOR A WHAT I FEEL IS A SUPER AND COLLECTABLE, VERY SCARCE..
C 1799 PIDCOCKS ELEPAHNT AND TWO HEADED COW CONDER FARTHING TOKEN.Pidcock’s Zoological Exhibition London (Middlesex) copper Conder farthing token
undated. Obverse: Elephant: "PIDCOCKS EXHIBITION". Reverse: A two-headed cow:
"EXETER CHANGE * STRAND LONDON *". Plain edge. J. Pidcock was the proprietor of
the Exeter 'Change Menagerie and importer of foreign animals. The business later
passed to Gilbert Pidcock, and the tickets issued by both men were trade tickets
advertising the menagerie and passed for small change in circulation. The
two-headed heifer was a live exhibit and an advertisement referring to it
appeared in the 29th January 1791 edition of the London Chronicle:
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1795-1801 Pidcocks Elepahnt And Two Headed Cow Conder Farthing Token: $77