Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £140

Estimate: £120 - £150

17th Century Tokens, London (Metropolitan Middlesex), Bloomsbury, Andrew Pashley, Halfpenny, 2.22g/12h (N 8001; BW. London 360); Bow Street, James Beech, Halfpenny, 1667, 1.74g/12h (N 8630; BW. 389), H.B.S. the cros shvfls, Farthing, 1653, 0.65g/6h (N 8637; BW. 392); Bowling Alley, Edward Roman, Halfpenny, 1671, 0.91g/6h (N 8640; D 253A); Butcher Row, Mathew Dune, Halfpenny, 1.91g/3h (N 8648; BW. 452) [5]. D 253A mediocre, others generally fine £120-150

Footnote

Provenance: N 8640 bt Spink May 2000; others Dora Harris Collection, DNW Auction 56, 11 December 2002, lots 535, 536 [N 8001 acquired February 1988, N 8630 from Seaby July 1979, N 8637 from Seaby May 1979, *N 8648 found in the R. Thames 1979, from Seaby February 1980]