I.J. Mordecai & Co, cupro-nickel, Three-Halfpence, ca. 1880, name around value: I. J. M & Co. 1R. DRY GOODS HARDWARE HARDWARE 9.45mm, 2.42g (Lyall 156; Prid. 146).
A few small stains, otherwise GVF, Rare.
An example of this, though only AVF and tarnished, in a recent DNW sale sold for £360 (before premium = ca £445 after premium)
Ivanhoe J Mordecai founded the company on Main Street, Morant Bay about 1880. The business closed when Mordecai retired in 1915. These tokens were withdrawn in 1883. Ex Dr D J Rogers who had family connections in Jamaica.