British Tokens from the Collection of Dr Ronald Ward

Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £120

Estimate: £100 - £150

Farm checks: SUSSEX, Ewhurst, Elizabeth Daws, 60, 12, 6 and 1 Bushel (H 160), Mary Daws, 60, 12, 6 and 1 Bushel (H 161), Thomas Daws, 12 (3), 6 (2) and 1 Bushel (2), including varieties (H 162), Thomas Chester Daws, 60, 12 (2) and 1 Bushel (H 163), Daws family sd/dd (H 165); Fairlight, John Bray, 60, 12 and 1 Bushel (H 73); Guestling, Sir Anchitel Ashburnham, 12 (2) and 1 Bushel (5), including varieties (H 17); Hastings, James Russell, 60, 12 and 1 Bushel (2, varieties) (H 447); Heathfield, Edward Kennard, Halfcrown (H 292); Hooe, Joseph Mitten, 2 Bushels (H 357), John West, 1 Bushel (H 582); Icklesham, James Smith, 60 Bushels (H 493); Iden, Jeremiah Smith, 60, 30, 12 and 1 Bushel (H 499); Mayfield, Robert Baker, 12 Bushels (2, varieties) (H 49); Northiam, Edward Gladwish (H 223), Richard Perrey (H 398) [47]. Fine to very fine, some better; in envelopes identified, with provenances £100-150

Footnote

Provenance: H 49, 73, 160, 161, 162 (part), 163, 357, 447 and 499 from a collection formed c. 1944, SCMB September 1980 (N 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, 136, 138, 140); *H 292 bt D. Alpert 1986