Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £260

Estimate: £150 - £200

Anglesey, Amlwch, Parys Mine Co, Penny, 1787, from the same dies as previous, edge on demand in london liverpool or anglesey, 27.85g/6h (DH 9). Extremely fine, obverse patinated, reverse with a hint of original colour, rare; the first full-weight 18th century trade token £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: Fawcett/Litman Collection; D.L. Spence Collection, Part III, 11 July 2006, lot 1852 (part)