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

Date of Auction: 4th May 2021

Sold for £480

Estimate: £80 - £100

Oxfordshire, Banbury, Manasles Plumton, Farthing, 1653, 1.05g/6h (N 3574, this piece; BW. 14); Burford, Thomas Mathewes, Farthing, 1.15g/6h (N 3605; BW. 48); Chipping Norton, Henry Fawler, Farthing, 1.19g/6h (N 3616; BW. 66); Dorchester, William Brock and Robert Couldry, Farthing, 1.17g/6h (N 3633; BW. 84); Thame, John Harris, Farthings (2), 1.22g/3h (N 3810; BW. 200), 1.01g/12h (N 3812; BW. 200); Witney, Tho. Collier, Farthing, 1.10g/3h (N 3834; BW. 227), William Hearn, Farthing, 0.84g/9h (N 3855; BW. 234) [8]. N 3574, 3810 and 3834 fine and better, others in varied state £80-£100

Footnote

Provenance: *N 3574 R.A. Nott Collection, Norweb Collection, SNC February 1994 (671); N 3605 bt J.G. Scott January 2003; N 3616 bt C.F. Bester July 1984; N 3633 bt August 1975; N 3810 SNC May 1971 (6048); N 3812 W.J. Faulkner Collection duplicates, bt Spink May 1984; N 3834 Fildes Collection, Sotheby Auction, 25 May 2000, lot 75 (part), bt N.A. Clark October 2008; N 3855 bt May 1976