Ancient, British and World Coins, Tokens, and Historical Medals (3 February 1999)

Date of Auction: 3rd February 1999

Sold for £15

Estimate: £20 - £30

19th Century, Yorkshire, Ossett, J. Patterson, brass Sixpence check, 21mm; together with counterstamped tokens of Bradford and Keighley (2), and other miscellaneous coins of the world (6, three in silver, one a contemporary forgery of a Mexico 8 Reales, 1783, Zacatecas) [9]. Generally fine (£20-30)


The first was found under the floorboards of a demolished shop in Ossett and is sold with a ticket containing further detail of the site of Patterson’s business