The Peter Mann Collection of Kent Tokens

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2013

Sold for £170

Estimate: £140 - £180

17th Century Tokens, Chatham, W.S.I. at the globe, Farthings (2), 1662, 0.93g/12h (N 2451; BW. 98), 1667, 1.20g/9h (N 2452 rev., different obv.; BW. 99); John Knight, Farthing, 0.91g/12h (N –; BW. 100); John Marvell, Farthing, 1666, 0.90g/9h (N 2445; BW. 102); Richard Mathews, Farthing, 0.92g/6h (N 2446; BW. 103); Walter Ramsden, Farthing, 0.89g/6h (N 2447; BW. 104); Francis Sanders, Farthing, 1.17g/12h (N 2448; BW. 106); John Tihurst, Farthing, 1666, 0.82g/3h (N 2449; BW. 109); Joseph Wymshurst, Farthings (2), undated, 0.88g/6h (N –; BW. 111), 1656, 1.13g/6h (N 2450 rev., different obv.; BW. 110) [10]. BW. 109 fine, others generally fair, BW. 100 rare £140-180

Footnote

Provenance: BW. 98 bt December 1961; BW. 99 bt May 2006; BW. 100 bt May 2005; BW. 102 bt August 1960; BW. 103 bt October 2005; BW. 104 bt June 2005; BW. 106 bt July 1954; *BW. 109 bt March 2008; BW. 110 bt April 1959; BW. 111 bt January 1961.

Richard Mathews, tailor; Francis Sanders, tailor; John Tihurst, brewer; Joseph Wimshurst, tailor