Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 5th October 2011

Sold for £80

Estimate: £50 - £70

Buckinghamshire, Aylesbury, Lutwyche’s Halfpenny, 1796, laureate bust of William III right, rev. cap of Liberty and crossed flags, edge grained, 8.87g/6h (DH 7; Preston-Morley 1023). Weak definition in centre typical of these pieces struck on lighter flans, better than very fine with a hint of original colour


Provenance: S.H. Hamer Collection, Glendining Auction, 26-8 November 1930, lot 31 (part); bt Baldwin