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 £130

Estimate: £150 - £200

Canterbury, T.M.S. at the 3 marrenors, Farthing, 1.19g/6h (N 2431; BW. 73); Joseph Sherwood, Farthing, 1.22g/6h (BW. 74); John Simpson, Farthing, 1653, 1.01g/6h (N 2419; BW. 75); Richard Smith, Farthing, 0.69g/6h (N 2421; BW. 76); Sibb Smith, Farthings (2, different rev. dies), 0.78g/6h (N 2434; BW. 77), 0.49g/12h (BW. 78); Will Terrey, Farthing, 1.14g/6h (N 2426; BW. 79) [7]. BW. 78 and 79 very fine, others generally fair to fine, some better, BW. 74 rare (£150-200)

Footnote

Provenance:
*BW. 73 and 76 bt Baldwin October 1996
BW. 74 Col. R.J. Carthew Collection,
SCMB March 1946 (CT 18, part) [bt Baldwin January 2002]
BW. 75, 78 and 79 V.J. Newbury Collection [75 bt Baldwin January 2002, others bt Baldwin September 2001]
BW. 77 D.C. Pennock Collection, bt December 1993.

Joseph Sherwood, grocer; John Simpson, mayor, 1667; Richard Smith, grocer; Sybil Smith, Westgate; Will Terrey, innkeeper, The Globe