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

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Date of Auction: 8th November 2017

Sold for £340

Estimate: £150 - £200

18th Century Tokens, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, Gloucester, Kempson’s City Pennies, 1797 (5), revs. Cathedral, 17.64g/6h (DH 1), New County Gaol, 17.19g/6h (DH 10), St Bartholomew’s Hospital, 17.30g/6h (DH 11), St Mary de Crypt Church, 16.78g/6h (DH 2), St Michael’s Church, 16.84g/6h (DH 5) [5]. DH 11 very fine, others extremely fine with original colour, but DH 1 with small obverse edge bruise at 12 o’clock £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: W.L. Gantz Collection, Glendining Auction, 23-7 June 1941, lot 1665 (part)