World Tokens (14 February 2012) - Auction Report


Gross Total £119,105 (£142,926 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots 358
Exchange rate of the GB pound US $1.57 and €1.19

Principal Lots
Lot no.

1001-1331 Tokens from the Collection of the late Edward Roehrs, £114,915 (£137,898)
1100 Danish West Indies, Hamburg-Amerika Paketenfahrt AG, 20 Cents, ex Eklund, £5,200 (£6,240)
1229 Jamaica, Kelly's Estate, Marquis of Sligo, Shilling, £3,100 (£3,720)
1252 St Eustatius, R.D. Jenkins, 2 Bitts, c. 1775, £2,200 (£2,640)
1037 Barbados, Philip Gibbes, piédfort Penny, 1788, £1,900 (£2,280)
1253 St Eustatius, R.D. Jenkins, 1 Bitt, c. 1775, £1,800 (£2,160)
1038 Barbados, Philip Gibbs, Penny, 1788, struck over a silver gambling token, £1,550 (£1,860)
1154 Danish West Indies, St Thomas, C. Simmonds & Cia, check, ex 'Bostonian', £1,550 (£1,860)
1030 Barbados, Philip Gibbes, Penny, 1788, ex Ford, £1,500 (£1,800)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the catalogue descriptions
1252 The weight is 4.91g
1253 The size is 20mm, the weight 2.93g
1354 The first item is broken

The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
None