A Distinguished Cabinet of British Tokens, the Property of a Gentleman

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Date of Auction: 8th November 2017

Sold for £120

Estimate: £60 - £80

18th Century Tokens, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, Cambridge, Skidmore’s Globe series, Penny, 1797, Trinity College Gate, 26.33g/6h (DH 5 and Middlesex 119); Chesterton, Skidmore’s Globe series, Penny, 1797, St Andrew’s church, part of the village in background, 24.41g/11h (DH 10 and Middlesex 120) [2]. First with verdigris on obverse and second with surface metal fault in obverse field, otherwise about extremely fine £60-80


Provenance: W.L. Gantz Collection, Glendining Auction, 23-7 June 1941, lot 1676 (part)