The Collection of Oxford City 17th Century Tokens formed by the late Harrington Manville

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Date of Auction: 8th November 2017

Sold for £260

Estimate: £90 - £120

Richard Ely, Farthing, 1.13g/6h (N 3765; BW. 134); John Fox, Farthing, 1.23g/6h (N 3746a, this piece; BW. 135); Rich. Goode, Farthing, 1670, 0.71g/12h (N 3688; BW. 136); Anthony Hall, Farthing, 0.92g/6h (N 3689; BW. 137); Joseph Hanson, Farthing, 0.52g/12h (N 3690b, this piece; BW. 138); Thomas Harrison, Farthings (2), reads cheng, 0.88g/9h (N 3691; BW. 140), reads chang, 1.11g/3h (N 3692; BW. 139); Tho. Higgs, Farthing, 0.84g/6h (N 3763; BW. 141) [8]. N 3688 and 3691 about very fine but some surface verdigris on the latter, others generally about fine
£90-120

Footnote

Provenance: *N 3688 bt Baldwin April 2006; N 3689 with Seaby 1966, bt Spink October 2007; N 3690b Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 104, 6 July 1994, lot 418 (part); N 3691 bt Baldwin April 2006; N 3692 Glendining Auction, 14 March 1946, lot 208 (part), Bonhams Auction, 10 December 1996, lot 204 (part); N 3746a R.A. Nott Collection, Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 104, 6 July 1994, lot 418 (part); N 3765 bt Spink October 2007