British Tokens, Tickets and Passes (27 August 2020)

Date of Auction: 27th August 2020

Sold for £320

Estimate: £80 - £100

London (City), Fleet Street, Andrew Grace, Farthing, 1657, 0.94g/9h (N 6967; BW. 1077); Jo. Harwood, Farthing, 1.31g/6h (N 6972; BW. 1080); W.A.S. at the racket, Farthing, 0.77g/6h (N –; D 1095A); Thomas Tisbery, Farthing, 1653, 0.72g/6h (N 6958; BW. 1099) [4]. N 6972 very fine, others in varied state, D 1095A with ‘river’ patina, this very rare £80-£100

Footnote

Provenance: N 6958 found in the R. Thames at Chiswick Bridge, south side, bt Baldwin; N 6967 and *D 1095A P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 106 (part) [6967 from N. Mills March 1988, 1095A from Baldwin January 1987]; N 6972 bt Baldwin