Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £400

Estimate: £120 - £150

17th Century Tokens, London (Metropolitan Middlesex), Shadwell, John Fall, Halfpenny, 1.81g/6h (N 8225; BW. Middlesex 179); G.E.H. at the hand gvne, Farthing, 1650, 1.02g/6h (N –; BW. 181); H.P. mealeman, Farthing, 1662, 0.67g/6h (N 8437; D 188A); T.F.P. at the crown, Farthing, 1653, 1.05g/6h (N 8433; BW. 189); William Powes, Farthing, 0.75g/6h (N 8432; BW. 192); Rich[ard] Selwin, Halfpenny, 1.44g/9h (N 8442; D 196A) [6]. N 8433 good very fine, N 8437 very fine, others generally about fine, mostly rare £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: BW. 181 P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 172 (part) [from R.A. Shuttlewood November 1986]; N 8225 bt M.J. Dickinson; N 8432 SNC March 1991 (1318), P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 172 (part); N 8433 P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 171 (part) [from E. Law August 1985]; *N 8437 J.L. Wetton Collection, P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 171 (part) [from Spink August 1989]; N 8442 bt Seaby September 1985