The Collection of Sussex 17th Century Tokens formed by Tim Everson

Date of Auction: 12th December 2016

Sold for £120

Estimate: £150 - £200

Midhurst, Borough Farthing, 1670, 2.20g/6h (KR 78; N 5237; BW. 127); Robert Atkinson, Farthing, 1657, 0.75g/6h (KR 79; N 5238; BW. 128); Thomas Aylwin, Farthings (2), 0.86g/6h (KR 80; N –; BW. 129), 1.00g/6h (KR 80a obv./80 rev.; N –; BW. 129); Henry Cortney, Farthings (2), 1.22g/6h (KR 81; dies not in N; BW. 130), 0.69g/12h (KR 81a; N 5239; BW. 130), Halfpenny, 1.73g/6h (KR 81b; N –; BW. 131); George Chandler, Farthing, 0.90g/6h (KR 82; N –; BW. 133); Thomas Croucher, Halfpenny, 0.55g/6h (KR 83; N –; BW. 134); John Shotter, Farthing, 0.85g/6h (KR 85; N 5240; BW. 137); John Stent, Farthing, 1.02g/6h (KR 86; N –; BW. 136) [11]. KR 81b and 85 fine and better, others in varied state, KR 80a variant pierced; the majority of issues for the town £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: KR 78, 79, 81a and 85 bt J. Theobald December 2009; KR 80 and 86 bt J. Holman November 2009; KR 80a var bt April 2013; KR 81 bt N.A. Clark October 2013; *KR 81b C. Harding Collection, bt N.A. Clark October 2013; KR 82 J.L. Wetton Collection, bt N.A. Clark October 2013; KR 83 bt J.L. Holman April 2010