The Collection of Unofficial Farthings formed by David Pryke

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Date of Auction: 14th June 2017

Sold for £240

Estimate: £150 - £200

BRITISH TOKENS, LONDON, Newington Causeway, Dunn & Co (W 2480); New Oxford Street, Oxford Clothing Co (3 – W 2720, 2728, 2730); Old Jewry, Joseph Schlesinger & Co (W 2770); Philip Lane, Tohpaca (W 7900); Piccadilly, Albert Smith (3 – W 2809, 2810a, 2820), W.S. Woodin (W 3030); Pimlico, Thomas Wright (W 3040); Regent Street, William Cremer (3 – W 2431, 2434, 2448); St Martin’s le Grand, Louis Silberberg (2 – W 2790, 2800a); Shoe Lane, Richard Cockerill (W 2400); Shoreditch, Samuel Homan (W 2606); Sloane Street, Coram (W 2420); Soho, John Eady (5 – W 2490, 2491, 2492a [6h], 2493, 2496), East India Co (W 2500b), John Green (2 – W 2580, 2590); Somers Town, Joseph Clarke (W 2390) [28]. Generally very fine, some better, W 2400, 2448, 2480 and 2809 very rare £150-200

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Provenance: W 2390, 2431 and 2580 bt J. Whitmore February 2011; W 2400 bt J. Whitmore April 2015; W 2434 bt J. Whitmore October 2013; W 2480 bt J. Whitmore March 2011; W 2490 and 2720 bt J. Whitmore June 2011; W 2500b bt J. Whitmore August 2011; W 2590 bt S.H. Monks March 2012; W 2730, 2770 and 7900 bt J. Whitmore April 2011; W 2790 and 2820 bt J. Whitmore October 2011; W 3030 bt N.A. Clark May 2012