World Tokens, the Property of a North Country Collector

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Date of Auction: 2nd October 2019

Sold for £40

Estimate: £60 - £80

Bahamas, NASSAU, Dirty Dick’s, octagonal brass, c. 1920, legend over cornucopiæ, rev. legend around sun, 36mm (Lyall 30). Obverse fine with some light pitting and dark toning, reverse nearly extremely fine with some original colour £60-£80

Footnote

Provenance: Bt 1985.

Dirty Dick’s, a hotel bar on Bay Street, Nassau in the 1920s and 1930s, was later converted into a night club