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

Date of Auction: 17th November 2020

Sold for £260

Estimate: £90 - £120

17th Century Tokens, KENT, Ashford, Frances Baylef, Farthing, 1.03g/6h (N 2382; BW. 3), Samuell Wood, Halfpenny, 1666, 1.88g/12h (N 2381; BW. 18); Biddenden, Alexander Homesby, Halfpenny, 1.56g/12h (N 2386; BW. 25); Canterbury, Tho. Baker, Halfpenny, 1667, 1.14g/6h (N 2394; BW. 42), Tho. Bullock, Farthing, 1.25g/6h (N 2425; BW. 45), Thomas Hutten, octagonal Penny, 1669, 1.91g/3h (N 2406; BW. 59), Jeremiah Masterson, octagonal Halfpenny, 3.36g/6h (N 2414; BW. 66), E.M.W. at the 3 kings, Farthing, 1.25g/6h (N 2430 rev., different obv.; BW. 81); Chilham, James Odden, Halfpenny, 1664, 1.63g/6h (N 2457; BW. 113) [9]. Mostly fine, some better, but N 2394 pierced £90-£120

Footnote

Provenance: N 2381 bt 1975; N 2382 bt Cutler Street Market 1976; N 2386 bt G. Percival 2002; N 2394 bt Charing Cross Market 1986; *N 2406 bt Baldwin 1988; N 2414 bt Seaby 1976; N 2425 bt F. Milward 1976; N 2430 var bt Stanley Gibbons 1978; N 2457 bt Wakefield Coin Fair 2002