British Tokens (1 October 2014)

Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £130

Estimate: £140 - £180

Bridgwater, Borough Farthings (11), undated, 1.23g/12h (N 3974; BW. 50); 1666 (10), 2.44g/9h (N 3975b, this piece; BW. 49), 4.77g/12h, 3.37g/12h, 2.26g/12h (all N 3976, second 3976a, this piece; BW. 49), 2.59g/9h (N 3977; BW. 49), 2.13g/12h (N 3978; BW. 49), 1.75g/6h, 1.61g/6h (both N 3979; BW. 49), 1.72g/12h (N 3980; BW. 49), 1.67g/9h (N 3978-80 rev., different obv.; BW. 49) [11]. Generally fine to very fine, one or two better, a good range of civic issues £140-180

Footnote

Provenance: N 3974 bt Seaby October 1976; N 3975b and 3976a Norweb Collection [from Baldwin], bt Spink; N 3976 at 4.77g bt N.A. Clark May 1976; N 3976 at 2.26g bt Spink April 1988; N 3977 bt Seaby August 1973; N 3978 bt Spink June 1975; N 3979 at 1.75g bt Baldwin February 1978; N 3979 at 1.61g bt Baldwin December 1985; N 3980 bt Seaby August 1973; *N 3978-80 var bt Spink July 1979