Important British Trade Tokens (16 March 2006)

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Date of Auction: 16th March 2006

Sold for £190

Estimate: £120 - £150

Aylsham, Stephen and T. Ashley, Halfpenny, 1795, 8.80g/6h (DH 5a); Blofield, Kempson’s Halfpenny, 1796, 11.88g/12h (DH 6); Kempson’s mule Halfpence (2), group of weapons and musical instruments, revs. bust of Dr Samuel Johnson, 11.31g/12h (DH 8), bust of Elizabeth I, 11.33g/12h (DH 9) [4]. Last very fine and rare, others about extremely fine and better, DH 5a with full original colour, DH 8 attractively patinated (£120-150)

Footnote

Provenance:
DH 6 and 9 bt R. Gladdle
*DH 8 J. Wahl Collection, Davissons Mailbid Sale 18, 21 November 2002 (610)