The Brian Dawson Collection of British Tokens

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Date of Auction: 8th April 2020

Sold for £140

Estimate: £90 - £120

17th Century Tokens, KENT, Deal, Moyses Potter, Farthing, 0.66g/3h (N 2483, this piece; BW. 158), Thomas Potter, Farthing, 1663, 0.68g/9h (N 2484, this piece; BW. 159), Richard Stutly, Farthing, 1653, 1.03g/6h (N 2485, this piece; BW. 160), John Watts, Farthing, 1664, 0.97g/6h (N 2486, this piece; BW. 162); Gravesend, Matthew Butler, octagonal Halfpenny, 1668, 2.09g/12h (N 2576, this piece; BW. 291), Robert Day, Halfpenny, 1667, 1.67g/12h (N 2578b, this piece; BW. 295), Jacob Parsson, Farthings, 1651 (3), 1.50g/6h (N 2582, this piece; BW. 301), 1.01g/6h (N 2583, this piece; BW. 302), 0.84g/6h (N 2584, this piece; BW. 302); Rochester, Stephen Bonnet, Farthing, 0.69g/12h (N 2713, this piece; BW. 457), Art[hur] Brooker, Farthing, 1.06g/6h (N 2711, this piece; BW. 458), William Campian, Farthing, 1658, 1.10g/6h (N 2698, this piece; BW. 460), Robert Cart, Farthing, 1668, 0.59g/6h (N 2699, this piece; BW. 461), Robert Churchell, Farthing, 1669, 0.58g/12h (N 2700, this piece; BW. 462), Alice Cobham, Farthing, 1.10g/12h (N 2703 rev., different obv.; BW. 464), John Kennon, Farthing, 0.79g/6h (N 2705, this piece; BW. 468) [16]. N 2578 and 2698 good fine, others in varied state £90-£120

Footnote

Provenance: N 2483, 2484, 2485, 2486, 2576, 2582, 2583, 2584, 2699, 2700, 2705 and 2711 R.A. Nott Collection, Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 95, 25 November 1992, lots 578, 592, 613 (parts); N 2578, 2698 and 2713 Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 95, 25 November 1992, lots 592, 613 (parts) [from Baldwin]