Coins, Tokens, Historical Medals and Antiquities (2 & 3 June 2021)

Date of Auction: 2nd & 3rd June 2021

Sold for £90

Estimate: £70 - £90

BERKSHIRE, Newbury, Newbury Racecourse, 1929, an enamelled brass badge by W.O. Lewis, stamped 1319; GLOUCESTERSHIRE, Cheltenham, Cheltenham Racecourse, brass Membership badges by W.O. Lewis (2), 1991-2 (stamped 4020), 1993-4 (stamped 1549); HUNTINGDONSHIRE, Huntingdon, Huntingdon Race Club, 1991, an enamelled brass badge, stamped 83; LONDON, Alexandra Palace, Middlesex County Racing Club, 1920, an enamelled brass badge by Pratt & Co, stamped 254; NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, Towcester, Towcester Race Club, enamelled brass badges by W.O. Lewis (4), 1981 (stamped 76), 1982 (stamped 106), 1984 (stamped 148 – W 1562), 1987 (stamped 171); SURREY, Epsom, Epsom Downs Racecourse, enamelled brass badges by W.O. Lewis (2), 2004, 2005, both with suspender bars, named (Mr Christopher Spence, Chairman), West Molesey, Hurst Park Club, 1933, an enamelled brass ladies badge by E.J. Lowe, stamped 499 [12]. Very fine and better; with cords or pins for suspension £70-£90

Footnote

Christopher John Spence (b. 1937), retired banker, Newbury; past directorships include Newbury Racecourse Enterprises Ltd, Epsom Downs Racecourse Ltd, the Jockey Club and the National Stud