The Collection of Unofficial Farthings formed by David Pryke

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Date of Auction: 14th June 2017

Sold for £200

Estimate: £150 - £200

BRITISH TOKENS, LANCASHIRE, Liverpool, Frederick Astley (W 2020); Samuel Bagnall (W 2030); Bailey & Co (W 2040); Thomas Bates (W 2050b); [Alexander] Cameron (W 2060); John Carmichael & Co (W 2080b); John Dear (2 – W 2090, 2100); Dear Bros (W 2110); William Dickinson (W 2120); William Drury (W 2130b); East India Company (W 2140 [6h]); Friedrich Hausburg (2 – W 2152, 2156); Sidney Hellewell (W 2160); Richard Hudson (W 2170); Jones, Webb & Co (W 2190); James Mullins & Co (W 2210); William Potts (W 2220); Promoli & Hausburg (W 2230); Shaw Bros (2 – W 2274, 2276); Wyatt Bros (W 2310) [23]. W 2230 extremely fine with full original colour, W 2020 and 2030 fine, both scarce, others very fine, some better, W 2140 extremely rare; a good city group £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: W 2020 and 2100 bt S.H. Monks March 2012; W 2050b, 2090, 2110, 2120 and 2190 bt S.H. Monks May 2011; W 2156 bt H. Simmons September 2011; W 2170 bt J. Whitmore October 2013; W 2210 bt H. Simmons June 2012; W 2310 bt J. Whitmore April 2011