17th Century Tokens from the Collection formed by Val and John Theobald

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Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £180

Estimate: £150 - £200

SURREY, Guildford, John Martin, Farthings, 1652 (14), 1.14g/6h, 0.88g/6h (both E 117; N 4604; BW. 118), 1.00g/6h (E 119; N 4605 rev., different obv.; BW. 118), 1.12g/6h, 1.06g/6h, 0.93g/6h, 0.81g/6h (all E 120; N 4605; BW. 118), 1.20g/6h, 0.92g/6h, 0.86g/6h, 0.85g/6h, 0.85g/6h, 0.78g/6h (all E 121; N 4606; BW. 118), indeterminate dies, 0.83g/6h; John Remnant, Farthing, 1667, 0.46g/3h (E 126; N 4611; BW. 121); Daniell Sarlle, Farthing, 1667, 0.74g/12h (E 127; N 4612; BW. 122); John Smallpeece, Farthings (4), 1.13g/12h, 0.82g/6h, 0.77g/12h, 0.48g/6h (all E 128; N 4613; BW. 123); Thomas Tompson, Farthings, 1657 (10), 0.90g/6h, 0.74g/6h (both E 130; N 4614; BW. 125), 2.11g/6h, 1.55g/6h, 1.18g/6h (all E 131, cf. Everson note on heavy flan; N 4615; BW. 125), 1.18g/6h (E 133; N 4616-18 obv., different rev.; BW. 125), 0.59g/6h (E 134; N 4616; BW. 126), 0.95g/6h, 0.76g/6h (both E 135; N 4617; BW. 126), indeterminate dies, 0.55g/6h [30]. E 120, one 121, 127 and one 128 fine, others in varied state £150-200

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Provenance: E 119 bt R. Jeffery February 1991; E 120 at 1.12g bt N.A. Clark April 1987; E 120 at 0.93g and E 121 at 0.86g bt B. Stonnard April 2003; E 120 at 0.81g and E 131 at 1.55g bt R. Eade November 2005; E 121 at 1.20g bt J. Newman October 2014; E 126, 128 at 1.13g and E 131 at 1.18g bt R. Eade; E 127 bt N.A. Clark March 1987; E 133 and E 135 at 0.76g bt R. Gladdle August 2005