The Peter Mann Collection of Kent Tokens

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2013

Sold for £220

Estimate: £200 - £250

17th Century Tokens, Dover, Samuel Partrich, Farthing, 0.87g/6h (N 2522; BW. 226); Thomas Piearce Jr, Halfpenny, 1669, 1.63g/12h (N 2523; BW. 227); Roger Rogers, Farthing, 1665, 1.06g/6h (N 2524; BW. 228); Susan Sharnall, Farthing, 1656, 0.66g/6h (N –; BW. 229); Thomas Sharnal, Farthing, 1658, 0.87g/6h (N 2526; BW. 230); Thomas Stiveday, Farthing, 1653, 0.99g/6h (N 2527; BW. 231); John Thomas, Farthing, 0.90g/6h (N –; BW. 234); William Tillit, Farthing, 0.92g/9h (N 2529; BW. 235); Will Wellard, Farthing, 0.96g/12h (N 2545; BW. 239); Robert Woodgreen, Farthings (2), 1658, 0.72g/6h (N 2531; BW. 241), 1666, 0.85g/6h (N 2533; BW. 240) [11]. BW. 226 and 241 good fine, BW. 227, 228 and 234 about fine and better, 227 very rare, others generally fair £200-250

Footnote

Provenance: BW. 226, *227, 231 and 240 bt December 1959; BW. 228, 229 and 234 bt January 1961; BW. 230 and 239 bt July 1954; BW. 241 bt April 1959.

Samuel Partridge, milliner; Thomas Pearce, chandler; William Tillit, cooper