British Tokens (1 October 2014)

Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £470

Estimate: £120 - £150

DORSET, Cerne Abbas, Cerne Society, 1805, copper, un-numbered, 28mm, 7.92g/12h (D & W 115/121; Noble II, 873), Cerne Union Friendly Society, brass Twopence, 1817, 28mm, 10.02g/12h (Noble II, 1134); Lancashire, Liverpool, Zoological Gardens, Thomas Atkins, copper, 32mm, 8.11g/12h (D & W 62/139; MG 866; Noble II, 771); LONDON, Covent Garden, New Theatre, uniface brass, p[it] p[rince’s] s[ide], 34mm, 14.61g/5h (D & W 13/146), Hackney, London Orphan Asylum, copper, rev. 20, 24mm, 4.88g/6h; Whitechapel, Royal Pavilion Theatre, John Douglas, brass, box, 31mm, 9.55g/6h (MG 327) [6]. First better than very fine and with a hint of original colour, others fine to very fine, last two rare £120-150