The Collection of 17th Century Tokens formed by the late Robert Thompson

Date of Auction: 4th May 2021

Sold for £150

Estimate: £90 - £120

Norfolk, Great Yarmouth, Borough Farthings, 1667 (13), 2.56g/3h, 2.07g/3h (both N 3283, latter this piece; BW. 285), 3.61g/6h (N 3284, this piece; BW. 285), 2.59g/6h (N 3285, this piece; BW. 285), 2.61g/12h (N 3286b, this piece; BW. 285), 2.36g/12h (N 3287e, this piece; BW. 285), 2.39g/6h, 2.15g/6h (both N 3288, former 3288c, this piece; BW. 285), 2.74g/6h (N 3289, this piece; BW. 285), 2.36g/6h, 1.93g/6h, 1.70g/6h (all N 3290, second this piece; BW. 285), 2.25g/6h (N 3291a, this piece; BW. 285) [13]. N 3285 and 3287 very fine, others mostly fine, the majority Norweb plate pieces, a good group £90-£120

Footnote

Provenance: N 3283 at 2.56g bt February 1982; N 3283 at 2.07g, 3284, 3285, 3286, *3287, 3289, 3290 and 3291 Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 104, 6 July 1994, lot 321 (part) [3286, 3287 from Baldwin]; N 3288 at 2.39g W. Gilbert Collection, Norweb Collection [from Baldwin], Spink Auction 104, 6 July 1994, lot 321 (part); N 3288 at 2.15g SNC September 1976 (7613); N 3290 at 2.36g bt J. Whitmore May 1991; N 3290 at 1.70g bt N.A. Clark March 1977