17th Century Tokens from the Collection formed by Edgar Guest

Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £180

Estimate: £120 - £150

ESSEX, Colchester, Jacob Miller, Farthings (2), 1.13g/6h, 0.89g/6h (both N 1201; BW. 134); William Moore, Farthings (3), 0.82g/6h (N 1202a, this piece; BW. 135), 0.85g/12h (N 1203, this piece; BW. 135), 0.98g/3h (N 1205; BW. 136); Elias Moortier, Farthing, 0.84g/6h (N 1207; BW. 137); Thomas Peeke, Farthings (6), 1.10g/6h, 1.07g/6h (both N 1248; BW. 139), 0.95g/5h (N 1249; BW. 139), 0.92g/6h (N 1252; BW. 139), 1.12g/6h, 0.78g/6h (both N 1253, former 1253a, this piece; BW. 139) [12]. N 1207 very fine, others generally fine £120-150

Footnote

Provenance: N 1201 at 1.13g bt M. Trenerry December 1995; N 1201 at 0.89g bt October 1983; N 1202 R.A. Nott Collection, Norweb Collection, bt Spink April 1990; N 1203 R.A. Nott Collection, Norweb Collection, bt N.A. Clark October 2003; N 1205 bt N.A. Clark November 1999; N 1207 SNC February 2000 (472); N 1248 at 1.10g SNC April 2000 (1699); N 1248 at 1.07g, 1252 and 1253 at 0.78g bt N.A. Clark October 1999; N 1249 bt January 1974; N 1253 at 1.12g Norweb Collection [from Baldwin], bt Spink April 1990