Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 3rd October 2012

Sold for £330

Estimate: £250 - £300

18th Century Tokens, Norfolk, Blofield, Kempson’s Proof Halfpenny, 1796, in silver, group of weapons and musical instruments, rev. mounted dragoon, loyal norfolk yeomanry, edge fear god and honour the king, 13.35g/12h (DH 6). Usual die flaw in reverse field in early stage, about extremely fine, very rare £250-300


Provenance: R.J. Hudson Collection [from Seaby 1963]; D.L. Spence Collection, Part II, DNW Auction 67A, 29 September 2005, lot 1602