Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 11th April 2012

Sold for £100

Estimate: £40 - £50

17th Century Tokens, Bedfordshire, Cranfield, John Bandy, Farthing, 1668, 1.49g/6h (GO 32; N 24; BW. 32); Eling Lebatt, Halfpence (2, same dies), 2.37g/3h, 1.46g/12h (GO 33; N 25; BW. 33) [3]. Last mediocre, others about fine £40-50

Footnote

Provenance: GO 32 H.W. Taffs Collection, Glendining Auction, 21-3 November 1956, lot 854 (part), N.T. Bagshawe Collection, Glendining Auction, 3 November 2000, lot 798 (part); *GO 33 at 2.37g Morton & Eden Auction 23, 28-9 November 2006, lot 375 (part); GO 33 at 1.46g bt G.M. Oddie August 2006.

John Bandy (†1708), innholder, wife’s name Elizabeth (†1712)