British Tokens from the Collection of the late David Perry

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Date of Auction: 21st March 2016

Sold for £200

Estimate: £80 - £100

CHESHIRE, Macclesfield, Roe & Co, Kempson’s Halfpenny, 8.91g/12h (DH 7); LANCASHIRE, Lancaster, Daniel Eccleston, Halfpenny, 1794, 10.35g/6h (DH 58), Liverpool, Thomas Clarke, Halfpenny, 1791, 12.68g/6h (DH 68), Manchester, John Fielding, Halfpenny, 1793, 9.65g/6h (DH 135e), Rochdale, John Kershaw, Halfpenny, 1791, 12.34g/6h (DH 140); together with other 18th century tokens of Cheshire and Lancashire (9) [14]. Those described very fine and better but first with flan flaw in edge, others fine and better £80-100

Footnote

Provenance: DH 7 and 135e bt D. Mawson March 1980; DH 58 bt P. Minns July 1979; DH 68 bt H. Brown June 1977; DH 140 bt P. Minns May 1979