Tickets and Passes of London from the David Young Collection

Date of Auction: 5th June 2019

Sold for £120

Estimate: £50 - £70

Circuses, John Sanger & Sons, Shilling, orange printed label on oval brass, value divided by john sanger & sons royal hippodrome, back stamped patent tablet makers j. nicklin & co. 166 gt. charles st. birmm., 45 x 30mm, 5.90g (W 976, this piece illustrated); T. Storey’s Circus, uniface brass, t. storey’s circus, 27mm, 4.60g (W 978) [2]. First fine, second very fine, both scarce £50-£70


Provenance: First bt January 2009; second W.J. Noble Collection, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 61B (Melbourne), 3-4 August 1999, lot 752 (part) [from S.E. Schwer 1984], bt L. McCarthy November 2002.