The Brian Dawson Collection of British Tokens

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Date of Auction: 8th April 2020

Sold for £100

Estimate: £50 - £70

17th Century Tokens, BERKSHIRE, Abingdon, John Hall, Halfpenny, 1667, 1.15g/12h (N 56; BW. 5), Henry Meales, Farthing, 1657, 0.43g/12h (N 59; BW. 7); Faringdon, Edward Goldinge, 1668, 1.56g/6h (N 1782; BW. 26); Hungerford, William Bell, Halfpenny, 1668, 1.80g/3h (N 87; BW. 34), John Butler, Farthing, 1.13g/6h (N 82; BW. 35); Ilsley, Richard Weston, Halfpenny, 1669, 1.65g/12h (N 88; BW. 39); Reading, William Lovegrove, Farthing, 1664, 1.22g/9h (N 163; BW. 94), Daniell Martin, Farthing, 1653, 1.21g/6h (N 166; BW. 99), Robert Pidgion, Farthing, 1663, 0.80g/12h (N 172; BW. 106); Wallingford, Jon Goodwin, Farthing, 1.11g/6h (N 211; BW. 135), Ann Hall, Farthing, 1652, 1.23g/6h (N 212; BW. 136) [11]. Varied state, N 59 and 163 pierced £50-£70

Footnote

Provenance: N 56, 59, 82, 163, 166 and 212 bt Seaby November 1972; others except N 1782 bt S.R. Porter