Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2013

Sold for £190

Estimate: £150 - £200

17th Century Tokens, Lincolnshire, Boston, George Walker, Farthing, mm. rosette, 0.87g/6h (PPM 29; dies not in Smith; N –; BW. 38). About very fine, the best known specimen and believed the only example in private hands £150-200


Provenance: T.W. Townsend Collection, Spink Auction 28, 28 April 1983, lot 4 (part).

George Walker (†1669), freeman 1640, hosier