British Tokens from the Collection of the late David Perry

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Date of Auction: 21st March 2016

Sold for £550

Estimate: £200 - £260

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, Nottingham, William Donald & Co, Halfpenny, 1792, 13.07g/12h (DH 6); SHROPSHIRE, Coalbrook Dale, Reynolds & Co, Halfpenny, 1792, 12.62g/6h (DH 9), Willey and Snedshill, John Wilkinson, Halfpenny, 1790, 13.83g/6h (DH Warwickshire 387a); WARWICKSHIRE, James Bisset, Halfpenny, 10.20g/6h (DH 120), Workhouse, Alston’s Halfpenny, 1796, 7.70g/12h (DH 63), Kempson’s mule Halfpenny, 8.77g/6h (DH 59); together with other 18th century tokens of Shropshire, Staffordshire and Warwickshire (25, one a modern copy) [31]. Those described very fine and better, some with original colour, others fine and better £200-260

Footnote

Provenance: DH 6 and 63 bt D. Mawson March 1980; DH 9 bt J.D. Dwyer May 1978; DH 59 bt P. Minns October 1978