Seven French and British execution marks, 18th - 19th century
Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A90aw | Live auction | 276 Lots
DescriptionThree pendants in the shape of a falling hatchet. Two made of bronze, one of bone. Length 3.2 - 6 cm. One bronze pendant with detailed depiction of a guillotine. Engraved "SJ" on the reverse. Length 4 cm. Bronze gallows pendant with the year 1841 punched into it. Also two gallows tokens made of coins, one with the inscription "The long drop", the other with "Hung". Diameter 3.2 cm and 1.7 cm. Rare tokens of legal history!
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