Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 11th April 2012

Sold for £130

Estimate: £120 - £150

17th Century Tokens, Bedfordshire, Bedford, Phillip Nicholles, Farthing, 1659, 0.44g/6h (GO 16.2; N –; BW. 16). Fine and clear, very rare; superior to the illustration in GO, wherein only two specimens are noted £120-150

Footnote

Provenance: Morton & Eden Auction 23, 28-9 November 2006, lot 375 (part).

Phillip Nicholles (†April 1696), grocer, chamberlain 1656, bailiff 1657, wife’s name Susan (†November 1661)