World Coins and Tokens from the Collection formed by Allan Vayle

Date of Auction: 2nd April 2014

Sold for £350

Estimate: £100 - £150

Congo, Afrique Equatoriale Française, uniface trapezoidal zinc jeton, 1921, 32 x 16mm (Lecompte 3); Moyen Congo, aluminium, 1925, obv. elephant, 30mm (L 6); Gabon, aluminium, 1927, obv. buffalo head, 30mm (L 19); West Congolese Corp Ltd, brass 50 and 10 Francs, 30 and 21mm; together with a Belgian Congo pentagonal aluminium head tax token, 1921, stamped g 003973, 28mm [6]. First and third fine, West Congolese mint state, others very fine £100-150


Provenance: First bt P. Bosco November 1994; second bt P. Bosco June 1982; third bt J. Schimmel September 1994; fourth and fifth bt P. Bosco May 2002; last bt J. Schimmel February 1990