Irish Tokens from the Collection of the late Barry Woodside

Date of Auction: 30th September 2021

Sold for £200

Estimate: £90 - £120

Miscellaneous Tokens and Checks, Co ANTRIM, Belfast, Belfast City Tramways, Abercorn Basin and Queen’s Road Terminus, Harland & Wolff Ltd, red, 28mm (Smith 160AL), celluloid Halfpenny, Penny, Twopence (2, different) and Threepence, mostly 25mm (Smith 160AT, AU, AW, AX, AY); Belfast Corporation Transport, celluloid Halfpenny, Penny, Threehalfpence (3), Twopence, Threepence, Fourpences (2, different), Fivepences (4, all different), 22-25mm (Smith 160BA, BC, BE-F, BI, BJ, BP, BQ), cupro-nickel S (7, round [4], heptagonal [3]), cupro-nickel M (3, different) (Smith 160CA, CB, CC, CD, CE) [30]. Very fine and better, first very rare; some in a contemporary Bangor Maid Ice Cream purpose-made holder £90-£120

Footnote

Provenance: First bt 2017