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 £130

Estimate: £110 - £130

Holborn Bridge, Thomas Hussey, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.20g/6h (D 1426A). Small edge chip at 4 o’clock, otherwise very fine and extremely rare; believed only one other known (£110-130)

Footnote

Provenance:
Found in the R. Thames, 1986;
bt R. Sharman April 1986.

Thomas Hussey, vintner