Tickets and Passes of London from the David Young Collection

Date of Auction: 12th June 2018

Sold for £120

Estimate: £40 - £60

Circuses, Great Allied Circus, hexagonal brass Sixpence, great allied circus around p f & c, rev. gallery 6 pence, 36mm, 15.45g (W 963). Good very fine; pierced for suspension £40-60


Provenance: W.J. Noble Collection, Part II, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 61B (Melbourne), 3-4 August 1999, lot 752 (part) [from S.E. Schwer 1984]; bt L. McCarthy November 2002.

The partners in the venture, which ran from 1865 to 1871, were Powell, Footitt and Clarke