Tickets and Passes of London from the David Young Collection

Date of Auction: 12th June 2018

Sold for £40

Estimate: £60 - £80

Gambling, COVENT GARDEN, Free Mason’s Tavern, gilt-brass Guinea, free mason tavern, centre stamped 386, rev. m. richold guina. within wreath, 24mm, 5.62g (W 1614; D & W 311/35). Very fine, rare £60-80

Footnote

Provenance: Bt S.H. Monks January 2014.

The Freemason’s Tavern, Great Queen street, built in 1786 and rebuilt in 1867