Duplicate Southwark 17th Century Tokens from the Collection formed by the late Cole Danehower

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Date of Auction: 26th May 2020

Sold for £65

Estimate: £80 - £100

Horselydown New Stairs, John Hobson, Farthing, 1.05g/6h (E 645; N 4933b, this piece; BW. 258), Richard Smith, lead Farthing, 2.46g/7h (E 646; N –; D –; Gilbert, SCMB July-August 1987, no.25); Horselydown Old Stairs, Katherine Minter, Halfpenny, 1.53g/12h (E 651; N 4934b, this piece; BW. 264); Jacob Street, W.A.C. the bvnch of grapes, Farthing, 0.90g/12h (E 658; N 4941, this piece; BW. 274); Kent Street, Rich. Forman, Halfpenny, 1.52g/6h (E 671; N 4944; BW. 285), Thom. Stiver, Farthings, 1652 (2), 1.07g/6h, 0.93g/6h (both E 682; N 4950a, 4950b, these pieces; BW. 293) [7]. E 651 fine, others in varied state, E 646 with two nail piercings but extremely rare £80-£100

Footnote

Provenance: E 645 R.J. Carthew Collection, R.A. Nott Collection, Norweb Collection; E 646 P.D. Greenall Collection, Baldwin Auction 16, 30 October 1997, lot 257 (part) [from Baldwin April 1990]; E *651 and 682 at 0.93g Norweb Collection [from Baldwin]; E 658 Norweb Collection [from Spink]; E 671 bt Spink; E 682 at 1.07g R.A. Nott Collection, Norweb Collection