The Collection of London 17th Century Tokens Formed by the Late Cole Danehower

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Date of Auction: 27th August 2020

Sold for £280

Estimate: £120 - £150

Middlesex (Metropolitan), St James’s Market [Waterloo Place], Richard Athy, octagonal Halfpenny, 1668, 2.16g/3h (N 8904; BW. 2527), W.I.F. at the old man, Farthing, 1.17g/6h (N 8916; BW. 2532), Mark Lawn, Halfpenny, 1667, 2.34g/6h (N 8910; BW. 2539),Elizabeth Townsend, Halfpenny, 1666, 1.47g/3h (N –; BW. 2547); St John Street [Clerkenwell], John Dodson, Halfpenny, 1667, 2.05g/9h (N 7964; BW. 2559) [5]. N 8910 very fine, N 7964 and 8916 good fine, others in varied state £120-£150

Footnote

Provenance: N 7964 J.L. Wetton Collection, Part II, Spink Auction 74, 29 November 1989, lot 234 (part), bt Spink; N 8904 and *8910 P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 168 (part) [8904 from Spink February 1994, 8910 with N. Mills, bt R.A. Shuttlewood July 1981]; N 8916 bt Baldwin; BW. 2547 SCMB May 1982 (M 80), P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 168 (part) [from Seaby March 1982]