British Tokens from the Collection formed by the late David Barry Bailey

Date of Auction: 6th July 2021

Sold for £80

Estimate: £70 - £90

19th Century Tokens, HEREFORDSHIRE, Hereford, Wainwright & Co and Carless & Co, Shilling, 1811, 4.12g/12h (D 2); SHROPSHIRE, Halesowen, Workhouse, Penny, 1813, 27.60g/12h (W 748); WORCESTERSHIRE, Worcester, House of Industry, imitation Penny, 1814, 17.42g/12h (W 1264a var, 12h axis), John Knapp Jr, Penny, 1813, 26.16g/6h (W 1276), Farthing, 1813, 4.88g/6h (W 1287); together with other Pennies (7), of Dudley, Lye, Redditch and Worcester [12]. Those described good fine, others in varied state £70-£90

Footnote

The cataloguer has seen one other similar variant of W 1264a, weight 17.34g