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

Date of Auction: 4th May 2021

Sold for £160

Estimate: £90 - £120

Norfolk, Norwich, City Farthings, 1667 (15), 3.55g/6h (N 3108a, this piece; BW. 225), 3.67g/6h, 3.36g/6h (both N 3109, former 3109a, this piece; BW. 225), 3.49g/6h, 2.98g/6h, 2.95g/6h, 2.93g/6h (all N 3110, third 3110c, this piece; BW. 225), 3.92g/6h (N 3111, this piece; BW. 225), 3.78g/6h, 3.01g/6h (N 3112, former 3112a, this piece; BW. 225), 4.26g/6h (N 3113a, this piece; BW. 225), 3.74g/6h, 3.32g/6h (both N 3114, former 3114b, this piece; BW. 225), 3.19g/6h, 3.03g/6h (both N 3115, former 3115c, this piece; BW. 225) [15]. N 3108 good very fine, green patina, others generally fine, including all the Norweb plate pieces and known die-pairings for the date £90-£120

Footnote

Provenance: N *3108, 3109 at 3.67g, 3112 at 3.78g, 3114 at 3.74g and 3115 at 3.19g Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 104, 6 July 1994, lot 308 (part) [3108 from Seaby 1961]; N 3109 at 3.36g bt March 1970; N 3110 at 3.49g bt December 1977; N 3110 at 2.98g bt J.G. Scott January 2004; N 3110 at 2.95g, 3111 and 3113 W. Gilbert Collection, Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 104, 6 July 1994, lot 308 (part) [from Baldwin]; N 3110 at 2.93g and 3115 at 3.03g bt N.A. Clark March 1977; N 3112 at 3.01g bt Brighton Coin Shop October 1987