Gaming Counters from the Colin Narbeth Collection

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Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £200

Estimate: £250 - £300

HERTFORDSHIRE, Watford, Cassiobury House, William Capell, 3rd Earl of Essex (†1743), silver and copper, arms of the Earl of Essex with supporters, revs. jetton de cashiobury, 32mm, 11.11g/12h, 5.57g/6h (MI II, 464/77; D & W 310/18, 310/18a; MG 1175; cf. DNW M5, 1259) [2]. About very fine and better but both have been buffed, silver partly re-toned £250-300

Footnote

Provenance: Bt T. Millett February 2008