The Collection of British Tokens formed by John Roberts-Lewis

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Date of Auction: 8th November 2017

Sold for £160

Estimate: £70 - £90

18th Century Tokens, Co DURHAM, South Shields, issuer uncertain, Kempson’s Halfpenny, 1794, 9.71g/6h (DH 4); Kempson’s mule Halfpenny, 9.67g/6h (DH 6) [2]. First with usual die flaw, extremely fine, second better and with considerable original colour £70-90

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Provenance: DH 4 bt S.E. Schwer.

DH 6 only illustrated