Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £160

Estimate: £100 - £150

17th Century Tokens, London (Metropolitan Middlesex), Limehouse, Thomas Martin, Halfpenny, 1.68g/6h (N 8283; BW. Middlesex 145); John Newcomb, Farthing, 1657, 1.03g/12h (N 8276; BW. 146); John Railton, Farthing, 1658, 0.61g/6h (N 8277; BW. 148); Edmond Rivers, Halfpenny, 1.96g/12h (N 8178; BW. 149); Dorothy Smart, Halfpenny, 1667, 1.84g/12h (N 8278; BW. 150); Franc[e]s Zacacy, Farthings (2), 0.75g/6h (N 8281; BW. 151), 1.17g/6h (N 8282; BW. 151) [7]. Fair to fine, N 8276 rare
£100-150

Footnote

Provenance: N 8178, 8277 and 8282 P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 221 (part) [8178 from Baldwin January 1988, 8277 from R.A. Shuttlewood December 1984, 8282 from Baldwin April 1989]; *N 8276 J.L. Wetton Collection, P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 222 (part) [from J.L.W. March 1988]; N 8278 J.L. Wetton Collection, P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 221 (part) [from J.L.W. February 1981]; N 8281 bt J. Holman June 1996; N 8283 R.W. Randall Collection, Spink Auction 43, 18 April 1985, lot 387 (part), bt Seaby May 1985