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 £240

Estimate: £140 - £180

Chatham, John Adams, Farthing, 1657, 0.52g/6h (N 2437; BW. 88); Francis Brett, Farthing, 1666, 0.97g/6h (N 2438; BW. 89); Richard Creswell, Farthing, 1666, 1.51g/12h (BW. 90); William Hardin, Farthing, 1.11g/6h (N 2440; BW. 92); Joshua Holland, Farthing, 1668, 1.12g/12h (BW. 93); John Jeffery, Farthing, 0.79g/6h (N 2441; BW. 94); Richard Jen, Halfpenny, 1668, 2.23g/5h (N 2442; BW. 95) [7]. BW. 90 and 93 very fine, both very rare, BW. 89 fair, others generally fine (£140-180)

Footnote

Provenance:
BW. 88 D.C. Pennock Collection, bt December 1993
BW. 89 bt S.R. Porter February 1996
BW. 90 Format FPL February 2001 (7005)
BW. 92 bt Baldwin March 2002
*BW. 93 J. Whitmore FPL November 2000 (ZC 204)
BW. 94 bt Baldwin April 1994
BW. 95 V.J. Newbury Collection [bt Baldwin July 2003].

John Adams, gunsmith; Richard Creswell, mealman; Joshua Holland, brewer