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

Date of Auction: 3rd October 2019

Sold for £190

Estimate: £150 - £200

Tokens, HAMPSHIRE, Petersfield, Eames, Holland & Andrews, Halfpenny, 10.51g/6h (DH 48a); Portsea, George Sargeant, Halfpenny, 1794, 10.27g/6h (DH 68); Portsmouth, Thomas Sharp, Halfpenny, 1794, 9.59g/12h (DH 53), Kempson’s mule Halfpence (2), 9.81g/12h (DH 57a), 9.31g/12h (DH 57b); Southampton, Taylor, Moody & Co, Boulton’s Halfpence, 1791 (2), 11.29g/6h, 11.12g/6h (both DH 89) [7]. Extremely fine and better, one DH 89 with full original colour, DH 57b struck off-centre £150-£200

Footnote

Provenance: DH 48a R.C. Bell Collection, DNW Auction 26, 1 October 1996, lot 28 (part)