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

Date of Auction: 30th September 2021

Sold for £1,100

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

18th Century Tokens, WARWICKSHIRE, Coventry, Edmund Percy, Penny, 1801, bust of Philemon Holland three-quarters left in ruff, rev. open book propped against two others, quill and ink-stand in foreground, edge penny token payable by e.w. percy coventry, 35.62g/12h (DH 44). Trifling surface marks in obverse field, otherwise virtually as struck and bronzed, extremely rare


Provenance: R.S. Brown Jr Collection, Part III, DNW Auction T10, 5 October 2011, lot 848 [from W. Anderson January 1996]