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

Date of Auction: 17th November 2020

Sold for £240

Estimate: £120 - £150

17th Century Tokens, KENT, Dover, William Keylocke, Farthing, 1667, 0.52g/12h (N 2519; BW. 221), Thomas Piearce Jr, Halfpenny, 1669, 1.77g/12h (N 2523; BW. 227); Eltham, John Blanden, Farthing, 0.99g/6h (N 2551; BW. 250); Faversham, Francis Waterman, Farthing, 0.50g/12h (N 2566; BW. 277); Gravesend, Jacob Parsson, Farthing, 1651, 0.98g/6h (N 2584; BW. 302); Groombridge, Rich. Cunstable, Halfpenny, 1666, 2.04g/6h (N 2606; BW. 343); Hollingbourn, George Harrison, Halfpenny, 1.20g/3h (N –; Hogarth –; BW. 353) [7]. N 2519 and BW. 353 fair, latter extremely rare, others generally about fine or better £120-£150

Footnote

Provenance: N 2519 bt R.A. Shuttlewood 1990; N 2523 Property of a Lady, Spink Auction 51, 16 April 1986, lot 126 (part), bt Spink 1987; N 2551 with R. Sharman, bt P. Morris 2005; N 2566 bt York Coin Fair 1984; N 2584 bt E. Evans 1979; N 2606 bt G. Monk 1995; BW. 353 bt R. Gladdle 1993