18th Century Tokens from the Collection formed by the late David Barry Bailey

Date of Auction: 27th August 2020

Sold for £380

Estimate: £300 - £360

Cheshire, Macclesfield, Roe & Co, Westwood’s Penny, 1790, in bronzed-copper, bust of Charles Roe right, rev. seated figure of Genius holding drill and cog-wheel, edge plain, 26.43g/6h (DH 3). Trifling spots in obverse field and a tiny rim nick by o of works, otherwise brilliant and virtually as struck, rare £300-£360