Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2013

Sold for £120

Estimate: £70 - £90

17th Century Tokens, Lincolnshire, Claypole, Nath[aniel] Holt, Halfpenny, 1664, rev. fayre play, give and take, 1.16g/12h (PPM 1; Smith 63; N –; BW. 55). Fair but clear, extremely rare, the only issue for the town; only four specimens known to the cataloguer


Provenance: Bt J. Holman 2002.

Nathaniel Holt (†April 1674), gentleman, originally from Naunton, Glos, wife’s name Susanna (†June 1675),
née Watson, widow of Thomas Dickenson of Claypole