West Country 17th Century Tokens from the Collection of David Sadler

Date of Auction: 7th October 2009

Sold for £140

Estimate: £80 - £100

Dorset, Maiden Newton, R[ichard] B[ishop], Farthing, 0.80g/12h (H 57, same dies; N –; BW. 100). Excavated appearance, otherwise fine, reverse better, very rare; the only issuer for the town £80-100

Footnote

Provenance: Bt A. Cherry.

Richard Bishop (†1680)