Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 3rd October 2012

Sold for £350

Estimate: £80 - £100

18th Century Tokens, Oxfordshire, Banbury, Prize Fighting Ring, 1789, copper medal, unsigned, bust of Thomas Johnson left, rev. science and intrepidity, etc, 34mm, 19.16g/12h (DH Warwickshire 12). Virtually as struck with full original colour, an exceptional specimen £80-100

Footnote

Provenance: J. Watt Jr Collection, Morton & Eden Auction 2, 13-14 November 2002, lot 288 (part)