A Collection of 18th Century Tokens and Medals, the Property of a Gentleman

Date of Auction: 12th June 2018

Sold for £400

Estimate: £400 - £500

LONDON, Ludgate Hill, Matthew Young, Milton’s Penny, 1798, Britannia seated, St Paul’s in background, rev. legend, edge promissory penny token payable on demand, 28.13g/12h (DH 41). Usual rim flaw on reverse, extremely fine and bronzed, rare £400-500

Footnote

Provenance: D.G. Vorley Collection, Glendining Auction, 2 June 1994, lot 833