18th Century Tokens from the Collection of the Late David McDonald

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Date of Auction: 3rd October 2019

Sold for £300

Estimate: £150 - £200

Tokens, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, Badminton, David Arnot and John Jelly, Kempson’s mule Halfpence (6), plough, revs. legend, 9.14g/12h (DH 39), wheatsheaf, 10.09g/6h (DH 40), scales, 8.61g/6h (DH 41), scales april 1796, 9.10g/6h (DH 43); wheatsheaf, revs. beggar, 10.24g/6h (DH 44), legend, 9.85g/6h (DH 45) [6]. DH 45 about extremely fine, others extremely fine and better, DH 39 with considerable original colour £150-£200

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Provenance: DH 39 W.J. Noble Collection, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 58B (Melbourne), 7-8 July 1998, lot 130 (part) [from Baldwin 1978], D.E. Litrenta Collection, Part I, DNW Auction 65, 16 March 2005, lot 1295 (part); DH 44 F.W. Lincoln Collection, Glendining Auction, 12-13 February 1936, lot 202 (part) [from R. Dalton], D.L. Spence Collection, Part I, DNW Auction 63, 7 October 2004, lot 1246 (part); DH 45 W.J. Noble Collection, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 58B (Melbourne), 7-8 July 1998, lot 130 (part) [from Baldwin 1978]