Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2013

Sold for £95

Estimate: £90 - £120

17th Century Tokens, Lincolnshire, Caistor, Edward Denty, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.97g/3h (PPM 1; Smith 58; N 590 obv., different rev.; D 50A); William Hanson, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.14g/12h (PPM 2; Smith 59; N 2924; BW. 52); John Lathorp, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.17g/12h (PPM 3; Smith 60; N 2925; BW. 51) [3]. PPM 1 in excavated state, PPM 2 good fine with black patina, PPM 3 fair £90-120

Footnote

Provenance: PPM 1 SCMB May 1982 (M 56); *PPM 2 N.J. Hutchinson Collection, bt M.J. Dickinson April 1988; PPM 3 T.W. Townsend Collection, Spink Auction 28, 28 April 1983, lot 10 (part), bt Spink 1984.

Edward Denty (†September 1669), mercer; William Hanson, mercer, wife’s name Francesca; John Lathorp (†1695), grocer