Irish Tokens from the Collection of the late Barry Woodside

Date of Auction: 30th September 2021

Sold for £480

Estimate: £100 - £150

Miscellaneous Tokens and Checks, Co ANTRIM, Belfast, Cantell & Cochrane, 1902, aluminium, 33mm (Woodside AN B15); Methodist Chapel, Donegal Place, brass, 27mm (Woodside AN B52; Macalister 980); Workman, Clark & Co Ltd, brass Fourpence by Ardill, 25mm, uniface brass, stamped 3572, 36mm (Woodside AN B76-7); Workshops for the Blind, Dining Room, brass Halfpence (3, varieties), all 26mm (Woodside AN B78, 78A); Lisburn, Gracey Bros, uniface brass, stamped 26, 25mm; together with an unidentified brass, stamped j. & w.s., 37, 29mm [9]. First extremely fine, others generally about very fine and better, several scarce £100-£150


Provenance: First bt B. Seawright 1989; second bt 2013; third bt 2019; fourth and last bt 2018; fifth and sixth bt 2002; seventh bt R. Hayes 1994; eighth bt 2000