Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 3rd October 2012

Sold for £180

Estimate: £100 - £150

18th Century Tokens, Northumberland, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Jeremiah Spence, Farthing, 1796, sailor, rev. man in barge sailing left, edge plain, 3.98g/6h (DH 28). About extremely fine, brown patina, very rare £100-150

Footnote

Provenance: M.Z. Gerson Collection, Part II, Spink Auction 58, 30 April 1987, lot 223 [from J.A. Bobbe May 1985]