The Collection of Staffordshire Tokens formed by the late Edward Watkin

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Date of Auction: 21st September 2016

Sold for £160

Estimate: £200 - £260

Tamworth, octagonal Borough Halfpence (2), 1.81g/12h, 1.73g/3h (both N 4216; Watkin 82; BW. Warwickshire 160); William and Robert Cawne, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.73g/6h (N 4217; Watkin 84; BW. 161); Robert Greene, Halfpenny, 1671, 1.92g/5h (N –; Watkin 85; BW. 162); William Michell, Halfpenny, 1667, 2.25g/12h (N 4218; Watkin 86; BW. 163); Tho: Wagstaff, Farthing, 0.86g/6h (N –; Watkin 87; BW. 164); Edward White, Farthing, 1658, 0.43g/3h (N –; Watkin 89; BW. 167) [7]. N 4217 very fine but with flan clip, Watkin 85, 86 and 87 fine, others fair
£200-260

Footnote

Provenance: Watkin 87 and 89 B.W. Hunt Collection, SCMB December 1965 (164, 167). N 4217 only illustrated