The Collection of British Tokens formed by John Rose (17 November 2020)

Date of Auction: 17th November 2020

Sold for £220

Estimate: £140 - £180

17th Century Tokens, HAMPSHIRE, Andover, Borough Farthing, 1666, 0.94g/12h (N 1803; BW. 14), Nucom Cokeii, Farthing, 1666, 1.20g/10h (N 1809; BW. 18); Basingstoke, Robert Blunden, Farthing, 0.68g/3h (N 1826; BW. 32), Joseph Mansfeild, heart-shaped Halfpenny, 1669, 2.78g/12h (N 1831; BW. 36); Liphook, W.E.S., Farthing, 1668, 1.19g/6h (N 1882; BW. 86); Petersfield, Thomas Jaques, Farthing, 1.42g/6h (N 1938; BW. 131); Portsmouth, Edward Pearse, Farthing, [16]67, 0.62g/3h (N 1979; D 156A); Romsey, Corporation Halfpenny, 1669, 1.27g/12h (N 1989; BW. 171), John Puckridge, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.22g/12h (N 1995; BW. 177); Southampton, Henry Miller, Farthing, 0.67g/6h (N 2015; BW. 199) [10]. N 1803, 1989 and 1995 very fine and better, N 1809, 1831 and 1979 fair, others fine and better but N 2015 pierced £140-£180

Footnote

Provenance: N 1803 bt Spink 1975; N 1826 bt 1975; N 1831 bt April 1987; N 1882 bt N. Howarth 1982; N 1938 bt E. Evans 1979; N 1989 bt Seaby 1975; *N 1995 bt Seaby 1976; N 2015 bt F. Milward 1980