The Collection of British Tokens formed by the late Sven Gahlin

Date of Auction: 4th December 2018

Sold for £95

Estimate: £90 - £120

Cambridgeshire, Cambridge, David Hood, Milton’s Halfpenny, 14.86g/6h (DH 19b); County series, Kempson’s Halfpenny, 1795, 9.25g/6h (DH 12), Kempson’s Farthing, 1795, 4.12g/12h (DH 36), mule Farthing, rev. bust of Newton, 3.50g/6h (DH 37a) [4]. First extremely fine with a hint of original colour, others good very fine £90-120

Footnote

Provenance: DH 12 F. Heeley Collection, Mrs J.G. Schofield Collection, Spink Auction 28, 28 April 1983, lot 195 (part); *DH 19b bt Baldwin May 1984; DH 36 A.E. Bagnall Collection, Mrs J.G. Schofield Collection, Spink Auction 28, 28 April 1983, lot 204 (part); DH 37a P.C. Deane Collection, Christie’s Auction (New York), 4-5 December 1985, lot 131 (part), bt P.C.D. April 1986