The Collection of Southwark 17th Century Tokens formed by the late Sir Richard Hayward, C.B.E.

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Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £300

Estimate: £150 - £200

Bermondsey Street, George Cave, Farthing, 0.68g/12h (E 338; N –; BW. 154); Richard Melton, Farthing, 0.68g/9h (E 345; N 4764; BW. 161); Michael Parham, Farthing, 0.41g/9h (E 346; N –; D 161A); William Richardson, Farthing, 0.75g/12h (E 348; N –; BW. 165); R.M.S. at the shvger loffe, Farthing, 0.93g/6h (E 350; N 4769; BW. 163) [5]. E 345 and 350 mediocre, others fine, mostly rare, particularly E 346 £150-200

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Provenance: E 338 bt Baldwin May 1987; E 345 and 350 bt Seaby 1973; *E 346 found in the R. Thames, Bankside, 1986, bt R. Sharman 1986; E 348 bt R. Sharman 1993