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

Date of Auction: 30th September 2021

Sold for £2,400

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

18th Century Tokens, SHROPSHIRE, Coalbrook Dale, Reynolds & Co, Pattern or Trial Halfpenny, 1792, in copper, view of the Iron Bridge, no barge on river, rev. man working at inclined plane, edge payable at coalbrook-dale and ketley, 14.76g/6h (DH 3; cf. Noble 778). Reverse struck slightly off-centre as seems typical, extremely fine with attractively diffused original colour, exceptionally rare £1,000-£1,500

Footnote

Sold with old ticket priced at £2 5s.