The Peter Mann Collection of Kent Tokens

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2013

Sold for £130

Estimate: £80 - £100

17th Century Tokens, Dover, Borough, Farthing, 1668, 0.76g/12h (N 2505 rev., different obv.; BW. 199), Halfpenny, 1668, 1.72g/12h (N 2507; BW. 198); David Adamson, Farthing, 1657, 0.93g/6h (N 2508; BW. 200); I.A.B. at the skoch armes, Farthing, 1658, 0.82g/6h (N 2544; BW. 201); John Brian, Farthing, 1652, 0.75g/6h (N 2509; BW. 202); I.M.C. at the qveene of bohemia, Farthing, 0.82g/6h (N 2543; BW. 203); Edward Chambers, Farthing, 1649, 0.90g/6h (N 2510; BW. 205); Richard Cullen, Farthing, 1656, 0.98g/6h (N 2512; BW. 208); C.M.D. at the leopovldvs, Farthing, 1651, 0.98g/6h (N 2537; BW. 209) [9]. BW. 205 good fine but with surface deposits, BW. 201, 203 and 208 about fine, others in varied state £90-120

Footnote

Provenance: BW. 198, 199, 202 and 203 bt July 1954; BW. 200 bt January 1955; BW. 201 and 208 bt August 1960; *BW. 205 bt December 1959.

Edward Chambers, grocer; Richard Cullen, grocer