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

Date of Auction: 12th June 2018

Sold for £180

Estimate: £140 - £180

Long Sutton, Francis Cory, Farthing, 1663, 0.49g/12h (N 2969; BW. 177), Halfpenny, 1668, 1.26g/12h (N 2970; BW. 176), William Walden, Farthing, 0.77g/12h (N –; BW. 179); Louth, Overseers, lozenge-shaped Halfpenny, 1671, 1.53g/3h (N 2971; BW. 181), John Atkinson, Halfpenny, 1669, 1.77g/3h (N 2972; BW. 182), John Barker, Farthing, 1661, 1.32g/8h (N 2973; BW. 183), William Fox, Farthing, 1.30g/12h (N –; BW. 189), Christopher Hewson, Halfpenny, 1669, 1.28g/3h (N –; BW. 196), Jane Small, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.20g/12h (N 2975; BW. 199); Market Deeping, William Bowman, Farthing, 1664, 0.79g/3h (N –; BW. 65); Market Rasen, William Chapman, Halfpenny, 1668, 0.79g/12h (N –; BW. 204); Morton-by-Bourne, John Newton, Halfpenny, 1667, 1.74g/12h (N 2977; D 205A) [12]. Varied state, last rare £140-180

Footnote

Provenance: BW. 65, 176, 177, 179, 183, 189, 199 and D 205A bt J.L. Holman February 2007; BW. 181 bt May 2005; BW. 182 and 196 bt N.A. Clark January 2008; BW. 204 bt January 2005