British Tokens, Tickets and Passes (27 August 2020)

Date of Auction: 27th August 2020

Sold for £170

Estimate: £70 - £90

London (City), Hammond’s Quay [Billingsgate], John Sell, Farthing, 0.95g/6h (N 7065; BW. 1311); Hercules’ Pillars Alley [Temple Bar], Ed Oldham, Halfpenny, 0.96g/6h (dies not in N; BW. 1088); Holborn Bars, Daniel Andrew, Farthing, 1659, 1.00g/6h (N 7101; BW. 1357) [3]. Generally fine, all with ‘river’ patina £70-£90

Footnote

Provenance: N 7065 found in the R. Thames at Billingsgate, bt Baldwin; N 7101 bt Baldwin 1993; *BW. 1088 bt Baldwin 1999