The Collection of Unofficial Farthings formed by David Pryke

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Date of Auction: 14th June 2017

Sold for £70

Estimate: £80 - £100

BRITISH TOKENS, BERKSHIRE, Blewbury, Samuel Huggins (2 – W 1070, 1072); Newbury, Jacob Roake (W 3710); Reading, Edward Pole (W 4430); BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, High Wycombe, Walter Skull & Co (W 1801); OXFORDSHIRE, Banbury, David Falkner (W 80), William Gazey (W 90); Deddington, John Dean (W 1520); Nettlebed, James Champion (W 3700); uncertain locality, R. Hoare (W 7740) [10]. W 90 fine, W 1072 good fine and very rare, others about very fine and better £80-100

Footnote

Provenance: W 80 bt N.A. Clark January 2014; W 90 bt S.H. Monks March 2012; W 1070 bt S.H. Monks May 2011; W 1072 bt J. Whitmore April 2015; W 1520 bt J. Whitmore June 2011; W 1801 bt N.A. Clark May 2012; W 3710 bt J. Whitmore February 2011; W 7740 bt H. Simmons September 2011.

R. Hoare is perhaps to be associated with Richard Hoare, Harwell, Oxfordshire (Powell,
TCSB March 2015, p.227)