Tickets and Passes of London from the David Young Collection

Date of Auction: 12th June 2018

Sold for £1,500

Estimate: £600 - £800

Gardens, LAMBETH, Vauxhall Gardens, Britannia, silver, unsigned [by R. Yeo after W. Hogarth], Britannia standing left, holding spear, offering hand to semi-kneeling muse, shield at right, tamen inter arma below, back named (Mr Ellis), 40 x 34mm, 9.58g (W 1373, and p.188, this piece illustrated; D & W –). Very fine and toned, very rare; with integral loop for suspension £600-800


Provenance: O.F. Parsons Collection, Baldwin Auction 12, 27 May 1997, lot 1011 [from A.C. Eimer January 1980]; bt Baldwin June 1998