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Convict love token by H Heald

Made in Great Britain, United Kingdom, Europe, 1825-1835.
Copper disc made from smoothed-down coin cartwheel penny of 1797 issued by George III, dedicated on both sides with inscribed capitalised lettering:
Obverse: KEEP THIS / DEAR MARY FOR / MY SAKE TILL THE / DEPARTURE OF / THY LIFE
Reverse: THE GIFT OF A / FRIEND WHOSE / LOVE FOR YOU / WILL NEVER END / H. HEALD
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