The Collection of Unofficial Farthings formed by David Pryke

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Date of Auction: 14th June 2017

Sold for £75

Estimate: £90 - £120

BRITISH TOKENS, WARWICKSHIRE, Birmingham, Blackham Bros (W 300); J. Blackwell (2 – W 310 [12h], 320); John Chaplain (W 340); Edwin Cottrill (3 – W 355 [2], 360); James Gargory (10 – W 380, 385, 390, 402, 407 [6]), together with a black leather monocle case, gilt-stamped j. gargory 41. bull st birmm. [Lot]. W 310, 340, 385 and 390 good fine, first two rare, one W 355 extremely fine, others generally very fine, case in good original condition £90-120

Footnote

Provenance: W 300 bt J. Whitmore November 2011; W 310 G. Berry Collection, DNW Auction T11, 11 April 2012, lot 513 (part) [from J. Whitmore 1992], bt N.A. Clark April 2014; W 320 and 390 bt S.H. Monks March 2012; W 340 bt N.A. Clark April 2014; better W 355 bt S.H. Monks May 2011; W 385 bt J. Whitmore March 2014; W 401 bt J. Holman February 2014; best W 407 bt J. Whitmore December 2015