The Preston-Morley Buckinghamshire Collection: Tokens

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Date of Auction: 28th November 2001

Sold for £230

Estimate: £150 - £200

17th Century, Amersham, John Cocke, Farthing, 1666, unicorn left, 0.89g/6h (Berry & Morley 3; BW. 2). Obverse with minor metal faults, fine, reverse about very fine, extremely rare; only four specimens known, two of which are in the County Museum, Aylesbury (£150-200)

Footnote

Provenance:
Bt M Dickinson May 1989.

John Cocke married Mary Snell, 28 March 1665