18th Century Tokens from the Dr Allen Bennett Collection

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Date of Auction: 5th October 2011

Sold for £110

Estimate: £60 - £80

Gloucestershire, Brimscombe Port, Thames and Severn Canal Co, Halfpenny, 1795, barge, rev. entrance to Sapperton tunnel, edge payable at brimscombe port, 10.07g/12h (DH 60). Two tiny spots above tunnel, otherwise virtually as struck with reflective brown patina £60-80

Footnote

Provenance: Bt J.A. Bobbe 1997