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

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Date of Auction: 8th November 2017

Sold for £280

Estimate: £150 - £200

18th Century Tokens, HAMPSHIRE, Cowes (Isle of Wight), Skidmore’s Clerkenwell series, Penny, view of Cowes Castle, rev. fictitious arms, edge i promise to pay on demand the bearer one penny, 24.38g/6h (DH Middlesex 150). Minor spotting on reverse, otherwise virtually as struck with full original colour £150-200


Provenance: W.L. Gantz Collection, Glendining Auction, 23-7 June 1941, lot 1677 (part)