The Collection of 18th Century Tokens formed by Dr David L Spence

Date of Auction: 11th July 2006

Sold for £180

Estimate: £100 - £150

Amlwch, Parys Mine Co, imitation ‘Paris Miners’ Halfpence, 1791 (10), birmingham edges (5), 9.50g/6h (DH 436), 10.19g/6h (DH 437), 10.14g/6h (DH 438), 10.31g/6h (DH 440), 10.62g/6h (DH 441); cronebane edges (3), 9.88g/6h (DH 436a), 9.81g/6h (DH 437a), 10.55g/6h (DH 440a); lancaster edges (2), 9.11g/6h (DH 438b), 10.86g/6h (DH 438c); imitation ‘Promissory’ Halfpence (2), 1791, anglesea edge, 10.08g/6h (DH 446), 1793, 9.93g/6h (DH 447b); imitation ‘Pay the Bearer’ Halfpence (6), 1793 pm co (2), anglesey edge, 10.34g/6h (DH 448), anglesea edge, 9.64g/6h (DH 448a), 1793 rm co (3), edges grained (2), 8.46g/7h (DH 450a), 9.15g/11h (DH 451), anglesey edge, 9.76g/6h (DH 450b), 1794 pm co, lancaster edge, 7.89g/11h (DH 449) [18]. Generally fine to very fine, some very rare (£100-150)