Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 11th April 2012

Sold for £40

Estimate: £30 - £40

17th Century Tokens, Bedfordshire, Oakley, John Fowler, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.59g/9h (GO 77; N 40; BW. 77); Pavenham, William Ashton, Halfpenny, 1667, 1.20g/6h (GO 78; N 41; BW. 78) [2]. First about fine, second chipped and distressed; the only issues for these villages £30-40

Footnote

Provenance: GO 77 N.T. Bagshawe Collection, Glendining Auction, 3 November 2000, lot 791 (part), bt R. Gladdle; GO 78 bt G.M. Oddie.

John Fowler, grocer, Baptist, wife’s name Susan (†September 1695)