The Collection of British Tokens formed by the late Sven Gahlin

Date of Auction: 4th December 2018

Sold for £200

Estimate: £150 - £200

Cambridgeshire, Cambridge, Skidmore’s Globe series, Penny, 1797, Emmanuel College Chapel, rev. globe, edge i promise to pay on demand the bearer one penny, 18.65g/12h (DH 3 and Middlesex 116). Small spot to right of chapel tower, otherwise virtually as struck, considerable original colour £150-200


Provenance: W. Longman Collection, Glendining Auction, 12-13 March 1958, lot 10 (part); Baldwin ‘Basement’ Part I, Baldwin Auction 92, 30 September 2014, lot 323