Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 5th October 2011

Sold for £600

Estimate: £600 - £800

Buckinghamshire, Slough, William Till, Trial Halfpenny, 1794, in white metal, arms of the Till family, variation to ends of scroll, rev. lion rampant to right, thin area of ground-line, edge plain, 8.49g/4h (DH –; Preston-Morley –). A striking from the dies before they were altered and hardened to strike DH 21; extremely fine, UNIQUE £600-800


Provenance: A Collection of 18th Century Trade Tokens, Part I, Mark Rasmussen FPL 8, Summer 2005 (4)