Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £260

Estimate: £180 - £220

17th Century Tokens, London (Metropolitan Middlesex), Drury Lane, Thomas Hayton, Halfpenny, 0.91g/3h (N 8696; BW. London 870); Grays Inn Lane, Francis Brakes, Farthing, [16]58, 0.63g/9h (N –; D 1241A), James Cole, Halfpenny, 1.79g/3h (N 8049; BW. 1244); Hatton Street, Edward Nutby, Farthing, 0.86g/12h (N –; BW. 1326); Little Drury Lane, Richard Rich, Halfpenny, changer of farthings, 1.72g/12h (N 8767; BW. 880) [5]. N 8049 about very fine, others about fine and better, some rare
£180-220

Footnote

Provenance: BW. 1326, N *8049 and 8767 R.A. Shuttlewood Collection, Spink Auction 151, 15 March 2001, lot 648 (part) [1326 from M.J. Dickinson November 1997]; N 8696 Token Congress Auction (Northampton), October 2005, lot 183