The George Berry Collection of 17th Century Buckinghamshire Tokens

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Date of Auction: 2nd October 2013

Sold for £250

Estimate: £150 - £200

Amersham, Richard Webb, Halfpenny, [16]66, 2.57g/6h (BM 7; P-M 903, this piece; N –; BW. 6). Usual die flaw on reverse at 8 o’clock, otherwise very fine and attractive; the finest known example £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: P.J. Preston-Morley Collection, DNW Auction 52, 28-9 November 2001, lot 903 [from Corbitt & Hunter January 1970]; D.B. Griffiths Collection, Part II, DNW Auction T11, 11 April 2012, lot 72