British Tokens (1 October 2014)

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Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £280

Estimate: £200 - £250

Folkestone, John Boxer, ‘Morgan’s’ Shilling, 1811, uniformed bust left, rev. value in wreath, 4.48g/12h (Thompson dies C2; Mays 3; D Dorset 15). Hairlined from past cleaning but now re-toned, better than very fine, very rare
£200-250

Footnote

Provenance: SNC November 1969 (9197); A Collection of 19th Century Tokens, Glendining Auction, 22 October 1970, lot 546 (part)