The George Berry Collection of 17th Century Buckinghamshire Tokens

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Date of Auction: 2nd October 2013

Sold for £140

Estimate: £100 - £150

Buckingham, William Atton, Farthing, 1663, 1.47g/12h (BM 38; P-M 916; N 295; BW. 31); Elizabeth Crawley, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.17g/9h (BM 39; P-M 917; N –; BW. 30) [2]. First fine but weak on one edge, second fair but rare
£100-150

Footnote

Provenance: BM 39 bt B. Blight 1982.

BM 38 only illustrated.
William Atton (b. June 1627), draper, Blincow’s House, Market hill, mayor 1657 and JP, wife’s name Elizabeth (†1667), elder brother of the Brackley token issuer Bartholomew Atton (1630-99); Elizabeth Crawley (†March 1683), widow of Thomas Crawley (†February 1665)