British Tokens from the Collection formed by the late Jeffrey Gardiner

Date of Auction: 14th June 2017

Sold for £260

Estimate: £100 - £150

18th Century Tokens, BRITISH TOKENS, 18th Century Tokens, HAMPSHIRE, Portsmouth, Thomas Sharp, Halfpenny, 1797, 10.08g/6h (DH 65); LANCASHIRE, Lancaster, Abraham Seward, Penny, 1794, in white metal, 17.09g/12h (DH 2); WARWICKSHIRE, Birmingham, Gimblett’s Two Shillings and Sixpence, 1788, in brass, 18.93g/12h (DH 1), William Hallan, mule Halfpenny, 7.98g/5h (DH 139a); together with other 18th century tokens (11), from Brimscombe Port, Petersfield, Spalding, etc [15]. DH 139a fine and with porous metal fault, others very fine and better £100-150


Provenance: Third Foster Collection, bt June 1969