World Tokens, the Property of a North Country Collector

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Date of Auction: 2nd October 2019

Sold for £60

Estimate: £80 - £100

Bahamas, NASSAU, The British Colonial Hotel, brass, c. 1935, legend around a palm- tree with b c on the side, rev. crown over a panel, stamped 1699, 32mm (Lyall 10). Surface stains, otherwise very fine, scarce £80-£100

Footnote

Provenance: Bt P. Bosco 1982.

The British Colonial Hotel, formerly the New Colonial Hotel, which had opened in 1923, was acquired by Sir Henry Oake in 1934