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Albert Smith token for the Egyptian Hall Museum, 1860

Albert Smith (1816-1860) was a Victorian entertainer, novelist and raconteur who had great success appearing at the Egyptian Hall, Piccadilly, in the 1850s. This was long before the magician J.N. Maskelyne appeared there. See also N1909 for an engraving of Albert Smith.

Item Details

Size The metal token is 22mm in diameter.
Date 1860
Key Phrases
Ref no N1463 Ep.Other30