The Collection of London 17th Century Tokens formed by the late Mrs Dora Harris

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Date of Auction: 11th December 2002

Sold for £260

Estimate: £60 - £80

Bridewell [Fleet Street], Richard Butler, Halfpenny, 2.08g/12h (D 421A, recorded from this specimen). Light surface deposit on reverse, otherwise about very fine, extremely rare (£60-80)

Footnote

Provenance:
J.D. Brand Collection;
F. Sedgwick Collection, Spink Auction 51, 16 April 1986, lot 10.

Richard Butler, hemp-dresser