British Tokens from the Collection formed by the late Jeffrey Gardiner

Date of Auction: 15th March 2017

Sold for £65

Estimate: £80 - £100

17th Century Tokens, BRITISH TOKENS, 17th Century Tokens, Co DURHAM, Durham, William Wilkinson, Farthing, 1661, 1.06g/12h (N 1070; BW. 42-4). Extremely fine and virtually as struck, attractively patinated £80-100

Footnote

This second type of Wilkinson’s token was not struck in 1661, but more probably c. 1666