Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 5th October 2011

Sold for £170

Estimate: £200 - £250

Buckinghamshire, Amersham, Skidmore’s Halfpenny, 1797, from the same dies as previous, edge engrailed, 9.02g/7h (DH 2a; Preston-Morley 1016). Practically as struck with virtually full original colour, rare £200-250


Provenance: F.W. Lincoln Collection, Glendining Auction, 12-13 February 1936, lot 179 (part) [from Spink]; Fawcett/Litman Collection; D.L. Spence Collection, Part I, DNW Auction 63, 7 October 2004, lot 1152