Tickets and Passes of London from the David Young Collection

Date of Auction: 5th June 2019

Sold for £90

Estimate: £40 - £50

Chiswell Street, Robert Heslop, Halfpenny, man and monkey in acrobatic poses, can you do so, rev. r. heslop esq 86 chiswell street, etc, 8.11g/5h (DH Middlesex 336b); Marble Arch, Marble Arch Street Rail Co Ltd, oval copper, marble arch street rail co around (limited), rev. trains patent, horse-drawn omnibus, Marble Arch in background, 25 x 19mm, 3.92g (Smith 475PG); Board of Trade, Rocket Apparatus, Proof of Service at a Wreck, bronze, 35mm, 20.87g (cf. DNW 157, 1369); together with brass tickets (2), one pass, 25mm, 6.10g, the other an equestrian hunting scene with a stag, 23mm, 3.63g [5]. Last two fine, others very fine; second pierced as issued


Provenance: First bt P. Morris February 2004; second bt November 2004; third bt W. McKivor March 20915; fourth bt December 2006; last bt L. McCarthy November 2002