British Tokens from the Collection of Dr Ronald Ward

Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £80

Estimate: £100 - £150

Barber’s checks: LONDON, Berners Street, Robert Hovenden & Sons, Shilling, Ninepences (3), Eightpence, Sixpences (3), Fourpence-Halfpenny, Threepences (2), Twopences (4, one stamped rs); Shaftesbury Avenue, Osborne Garrett & Co, 2 Shillings (2, both stamped no. 3), One Shilling and Sixpence stamped no. 2, Shilling stamped no. 4, Ninepence, Sixpences (5, four stamped nos. 1, 2, 4 and 5), Fivepence, Fourpence-Halfpenny, Threepences (2, one stamped no. 1), Twopences (3, one stamped no. 3), Threehalfpence (8); WARWICKSHIRE, Birmingham, Parton Son & Co, Fourpence, Threepence (Hayes, TCSB 1997, p.387) [43]. Generally fine to very fine; in envelopes identified, with provenances £100-150