British Tokens (3 October 2019)

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Date of Auction: 3rd October 2019

Sold for £130

Estimate: £140 - £180

London (City), Bride Lane, R.E.C. at the 3 coltes, Farthing, 1652, 1.11g/6h (N 6702; BW. 417); Bridewell Dock [New Bridge Street], Thomas Oatridge, Farthing, 0.67g/3h (N –; D –); Bridewell Stairs [Blackfriars], A.E.C. at the svn tavern, Farthing, 0.87g/6h (N 6711 rev., different obv.; BW. 422) [3]. Last about fine, others very fine and both with ‘river’ patina, second extremely rare and in all probability the only known specimen £140-£180

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Provenance: N 6702 bt Baldwin 1992; N 6711 var bt Baldwin 1993; *Oatridge bt Baldwin 1997