18th Century British Trade Tokens (5 October 2011)

Date of Auction: 5th October 2011

Sold for £150

Estimate: £120 - £150

Buckinghamshire, Amersham, Skidmore’s Halfpenny, 1797, musical instruments, rev. a speedy and lasting peace within wreath of oak and palm, edge grained, 9.74g/7h (DH 2; Preston-Morley 1015). Virtually as struck with diffused original colour and attractive surfaces, rare £120-150

Footnote

Provenance: Bt W. McKivor 2002 [from Spink]