The Collection of Lincolnshire 17th Century Tokens formed by Christopher Street

Date of Auction: 12th June 2018

Sold for £190

Estimate: £150 - £200

Hagworthingham, Will Rishworth, Farthing, 1663, 0.58g/6h (N –; BW. 116); Haxey, Anthony Barnby, Halfpenny, 1669, 2.42g/6h (N 2942; BW. 117); Helpringham, Anthony Newlove, Halfpenny, 1.50g/12h (N 2943; BW. 118); Holbeach, Richard Wright, Farthing, 0.94g/6h (N –; BW. 121); Horncastle, Richard Cater, Farthing, 0.78g/6h (N 2945; BW. 122), John Chappman, Farthing, 1.60g/6h (N 2946; BW. 123), George Guisinge, Farthing, 1.07g/12h (N 2947; BW. 127), Alexander Howgrave, Farthings (2), 1656, 1.23g/6h (N 2948; BW. 130), undated, 1.61g/3h (N –; BW. 128), John Hussey, Halfpenny, 1668, 0.94g/12h (N 2949; BW. 131), John Smyth, Farthing, 0.86g/6h (N –; BW. 133); Kirton-in-Lindsey, Eustace Hooker, Halfpenny, 1665, 2.91g/12h (N 2950; BW. 135) [12]. BW. 121 about very fine, BW. 117 fine, others in varied state, some scarce £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: BW. 116 bt S.H. Monks August 2009; BW. 117 SNC August 2001 (TT 900), bt Spink July 2007; BW. 118, 128, 130, 131 and 133 bt J.L. Holman February 2007; *BW. 121 Spalding Gentleman’s Society duplicates, Spink Auction 58, 30 April 1987, lot 126 (part), D.B. Griffiths Collection, DNW Auction T2, 16 March 2006, lot 325 (part), bt J.L. Holman July 2006; BW. 122 B. Frank Auction 66 (Newcastle-upon-Tyne), 6 August 2005, lot 943; BW. 123 bt N.A. Clark January 2008; BW. 127 bt May 2010; BW. 135 DNW Auction 66, 6 July 2005, lot 975 (part)