British Tokens, Tickets and Passes, Wiltshire Coins and Paranumismatica (30 September 2021)

Date of Auction: 30th September 2021

Sold for £900

Estimate: £400 - £500

18th Century Tokens, Unlocalised issues, Westwood’s Collectors’ Halfpenny, 1796, from the same obv. die as previous, rev. two boys racing on asses to right, asses running for halfpence, edge any sum given for scarce original impressions, 11.12g/6h (DH 299; Bell, ST p.66, no. 127, this piece). Extremely fine with original colour, rare £400-£500


Provenance: R.C. Bell Collection, DNW Auction 26, 1 October 1996, lot 76 (part)