Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 3rd October 2012

Sold for £210

Estimate: £100 - £150

18th Century Tokens, Somerset, Bath, John Jelly, Lutwyche’s Pennies, 1794 (3), 21.46g/6h (DH 5, small flan), 19.82g/6h, 19.66g/6h (DH 5, large flans, latter with edge struck over an asylum for the oppress’d of all nations); Halfpence, 1794 (5), 10.66g/6h, 10.28g/6h, 9.14g/6h, 8.63g/6h (all DH 26, differing flan sizes, third unofficially gilt), 9.64g/6h (DH 28d) [8]. Large flan Pennies about extremely fine, others in varied state
£100-150

Footnote

Provenance: D. Young Collection, Baldwin Auction 6, 11 October 1995, lots 1155, 1162 (parts) [DH 5 at 21.46g T.A. Jan Collection, Part II, Spink Auction 35, 11 April 1984, lot 32 (part), 19.82g from Spink November 1978, *19.66g from Spink November 1988, 26 at 10.66g H. Pegg Collection, Spink Auction 19, 3 March 1982, lot 170 (part), 8.63g from Seaby March 1986, 28d from R. Jeffery February 1982]