British Tokens (1 October 2014)

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Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £100

Estimate: £100 - £150

Smith, A., A Catalogue of the Town and Trade Tokens of Lincolnshire Issued in the Seventeenth Century, Horncastle, 1931, 51pp, 15 plates (Manville 905); Milne, J.G., Catalogue of Oxfordshire Seventeenth Century Tokens, Oxford, 1935, xx + 48pp, 16 plates (Manville 927); Waters, A.W., Notes on Eighteenth Century Tokens, London, 1954, x + 53pp (Manville 1026); Rowe, C.M., Salisbury’s Local Coinage, Salisbury, 1966, 88pp, illustrations in text (Manville 1143); Berry, G., New Light on the Seventeenth Century Token Issuers of Chepping Wycombe, Aylesbury, 1967, pp.150-63, 6 plates; Whitting, P.D., Coins, Tokens and Medals of the East Riding of Yorkshire, York, 1969, 80pp, 16 plates (Manville 1206); Boon, G.C., Welsh Tokens of the 17th Century, Cardiff, 1973, 144pp, illustrations in text, 1976 Supplement tipped-in (Manville 1269); Bell, R.C., The Building Medalets of Kempson and Skidmore, 1796-1797, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1978, 183pp, illustrations in text, dj (Manville 1377); Schwer, S.E., Price Guide to 18th Century Tokens, Felixstowe, 1983, v + 182pp, illustrations in text (Manville 1507); Preston-Morley, P.J., and Pegg, H., A Revised Survey of the Seventeenth Century Tokens of Nottinghamshire, London, 1983, 63pp, 8 plates (Manville 1506), 2 copies, one hardbound; Townsend, T.W., Seventeenth Century Tradesmen’s Tokens of Lincolnshire, the issuers, Lincoln, 1983, 61pp, 10 engraved plates (Manville 1510); together with other references on tokens (12), by Boon, Whitmore, Wetton, Dickinson, etc [24]. Publishers’ bindings; generally very fine and clean


Provenance: Ex libris Ernest Danson