Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2013

Sold for £85

Estimate: £60 - £80

17th Century Tokens, Lincolnshire, Burgh-le-Marsh, Thomas Cracroft, Farthing, [16]66, 1.70g/3h (PPM 1; Smith 55; N 2921; BW. 49); John Shaw, Farthing, 1664, 1.10g/3h (PPM 2; Smith 56 obv., different rev.; N 2922; D 49A) [2]. First good fine, second about fine £60-80

Footnote

Provenance: J. Kendall Bourne Collection.

PPM 1 only illustrated. Thomas Cracroft (1640/1-75), mercer, first wife Margaret,
née Weldon (†October 1667), second wife Margaret, née Anton. John Shaw (†April 1692, aged 53), mercer, of Burgh-le-Marsh and Wainfleet, wife’s name Rachel (b.1647)