18th Century Tokens from the Collection formed by David Litrenta

Date of Auction: 16th March 2006

Sold for £160

Estimate: £120 - £150

Newcastle upon Tyne, Spence’s mule Halfpence (3), from the same obv. die as previous, revs. noted advocates, etc, 10.35g/12h (DH 5); three armed citizens, 10.33g/6h (DH 8); heart and hand, 9.83g/6h (DH 9) [3]. First very fine, others extremely fine with some original colour (£120-150)


DH 8 M.Z. Gerson Collection, Part II, Spink Auction 58, 30 April 1987, lot 217 (part), J. Spingarn Collection [from P. Flanagan].

DH 9 only illustrated