The Preston-Morley Buckinghamshire Collection: Tokens

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Date of Auction: 28th November 2001

Sold for £60

Estimate: £80 - £100

17th Century, Amersham, Andrew Barowes, Farthing, 1652, clothworker, 0.67g/12h (Berry & Morley 1; SCBI Norweb 279, same dies; BW. 1A); Andrew Burrowes, Halfpenny, 1665, Clothworkers’ arms, 1.74g/3h (Berry & Morley 2; BW. 1) [2]. First about fine, second about very fine, both rare (£80-100)

Footnote

Provenance:
B & M 1 A Heal Collection, Phillips [Oxford] Auction, 30 September 1997, lot 320 (part);
bt S Monks October 1997

*B & M 2
SNC September 1997 (4711).

Andrew Barowes (†1685), clothworker