The Collection of 17th Century Tokens of Kent formed by the late Robert Hogarth

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Date of Auction: 16th March 2005

Sold for £260

Estimate: £180 - £220

Ashford, Thomas Flint, Farthing, 1664, 0.83g/3h (N 2376; BW. 10); William Osborne, Farthing, 1663, 0.67g/6h (N 2377; BW. 11); Mary Steed, Halfpenny, 1669, 1.85g/9h (N 2378; BW. 14); Robert Wage, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.95g/9h (N 2379; BW. 15); Robert Walbe, octagonal Halfpenny, [16]69, 1.70g/6h (BW. 16); Samuell Wood, Halfpenny, 1666, 3.93g/12h (N 2381; BW. 18) [6]. BW. 15 and 16 very fine, latter very rare, others mostly fine or better (£180-220)

Footnote

Provenance:
BW. 10 bt M. Trenerry February 1994
BW. 11 D.C. Pennock Collection, bt December 1993
BW. 14 bt Baldwin October 1997
BW. 15 and *16 V.J. Newbury Collection [15 bt Baldwin November 2001, 16 bt Baldwin February 1996]
BW. 18 bt S.R. Porter March 1996.

William Osborne, grocer; Samuel Wood, innkeeper, The Saracen’s Head