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 £400

Estimate: £100 - £150

Maid Lane, Will Humphrey, Farthing, 0.42g/6h (E 707; N 4961; BW. 300), Michael Steell, Halfpenny, 2.68g/6h (E 710; N 4960; BW. 303); The Marshalsea, John Lowman, Halfpenny, 2.81g/12h (E 713; N 4962; BW. 305) [3]. Second with traces of overstriking, others fine, all rare £100-150

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Provenance: E 707 found in the R. Thames, bt Seaby November 1981; E 710 bt Seaby 1979; *E 713 bt Seaby January 1970 [the first token acquired by Sir Richard Hayward]