World Tokens, the Property of a North Country Collector

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2019

Sold for £400

Estimate: £200 - £260

Bahamas, CLARENCE TOWN, Edwin Rahming, brass, legend, rev. long island, 22mm (Lyall 54). Surface lightly pitted, otherwise fine, extremely rare £200-£260


Provenance: Found on the site of the issuer’s house, 1968; bt R. Rudolph 1983.

Edwin Rahming (†1925), salt raker, dry goods merchant, bar and plantation owner