The Collection of Worcestershire Tokens Formed by the Late Michael Paterson

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Date of Auction: 3rd October 2019

Sold for £460

Estimate: £200 - £300

17th Century Tokens, Worcester, City Farthings, 1667 (2), 2.52g/12h, 2.38g/12h (both N 5733; BW. 122); Edward Baron, Halfpenny, 1.89g/12h (N 5735; BW. 125); Richard Bedoes, Farthings (2), 1.20g/9h (N 5736; BW. 129), 1.66g/12h (N 5738; BW. 126), Halfpenny, 1664, 1.17g/9h (N 5739; BW. 127); John Cherry, Halfpenny, 1664, 0.95g/9h (N 5740; BW. 131); Will[iam] Chetle, Halfpenny, 2.13g/12h (N 5778; BW. 133), Farthing, 1666, 0.86g/12h (N 5780; BW. 135); Will Colbatch, Halfpenny, 1667, 2.16g/3h (N 5744; BW. 136); William Finch, Halfpenny, 1665, 2.26g/3h (N 5746; BW. 139); Will Moore, Halfpenny, 1664, 1.69g/6h (N 5756; BW. 155); Edward Pritchett, Halfpenny, [16]67, 1.43g/9h (N 5757; BW. 156); James Smith, Halfpenny, 1667, 2.27g/6h (N 5762; BW. 159); Will[iam] Swift, Farthings (2), 0.76g/6h (N 5763; BW. 169), 0.75g/12h (N 5768; BW. 167), Halfpence (3), 1662 (2), 1.82g/12h, 1.19g/12h (both N 5772; BW. 160), 1663, 1.94g/6h (N 5773; BW. 161-2) [19]. About fine and better £200-£300

Footnote

Provenance: N 5733 at 2.38g C.F.K. Grainger Collection, DNW Auction T14, 1 October 2014, lot 171 (part); N 5762 and 5763 W.H. Pheatt Collection, Spink Auction 208, 22-3 June 2011, lot 869 (part); N 5772 at 1.19g bt J. Whitmore 2011