British Tokens (1 October 2014)

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Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £120

Estimate: £100 - £150

Jewitt, L., The Reliquary, vols. IV-VII [1863-7], London, 280, 263, 266, 272pp, engraved plates and illustrations; North, T. (ed), Transactions of the Leicestershire Architectural and Archaeological Society, vol. III, Leicester, 1874, 394pp, engraved plates and illustrations; together with Stanton, Yolanda (ed), Bulletin of the Pub Check Study Group, nos. 5-14 complete [June 1985-September 1987] and a folder of contemporary correspondence concerning pub checks [Lot]. Jewitt volumes in matching full decorated brown calf, ribbed spines, North in brown half-leather, ribbed and gilt spine, all with numerous articles on coins and tokens; all internally fine and clean, but three of the Jewitt volumes need repair to bindings £100-150

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Provenance: Ex libris Ernest Danson