The Collection of British Tokens formed by John Roberts-Lewis

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Date of Auction: 8th November 2017

Sold for £220

Estimate: £120 - £150

GLOUCESTERSHIRE, Bristol, Hawkins Bird, Halfpenny, 1793, 9.40g/6h (DH Somerset 89); James Niblock and William Hunter, Halfpenny, 1795, 9.20g/6h (DH 101); Lutwyche’s mule Halfpence (2), arms of Bristol (3), revs. Exchange, 10.10g/6h (DH 91), shield and military trophies, 10.58g/12h (DH 92) [4]. DH 101 very fine, others about extremely fine and better, particularly DH 92 £120-150

Footnote

Provenance: DH 89 bt S.E. Schwer September 1980; DH 91 and *92 bt R. Gladdle; DH 101 bt M. Finlay