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

Date of Auction: 4th May 2021

Sold for £650

Estimate: £100 - £150

Oxfordshire, Oxford, City Farthings, 1652 (17), 0.84g/6h (N 3665c, this piece; BW. 111-12), 1.15g/6h (N 3666a, this piece; BW. 111-12), 1.05g/6h, 0.72g/6h (both N 3667, latter this piece; BW. 111-12), 1.20g/6h, 1.08g/6h, 1.05g/6h (all N 3668, last 3668e, this piece; BW. 111-12), 0.81g/6h (N 3669, this piece; BW. 111-12), 1.12g/6h (N 3670a, this piece; BW. 111-12), 1.03g/6h (N 3671a, this piece; BW. 111-12), 1.21g/12h, 1.19g/12h (both N 3672, latter 3672c, this piece; BW. 111-12), 1.17g/6h, 1.05g/6h (both N 3673, former this piece; BW. 111-12), 1.32g/6h, 1.00g/6h (both N 3674, former 3674a, this piece; BW. 111-12), 0.94g/6h (N 3675c, this piece; BW. 111-12) [17]. About fine and better; including all the Norweb plate pieces and known die-pairings £100-£150

Footnote

Provenance: N 3665, 3666, 3667 at 0.72g, 3669, 3670, 3671, 3673 at 1.17g, 3674 at 1.32g and 3675 Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 104, 6 July 1994, lot 383 (part) [3666 and 3667 from Baldwin]; N 3667 at 1.05g bt N.A. Clark May 1977; *N 3668 at 1.05g and 3672 at 1.19g R.A. Nott Collection, Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 104, 6 July 1994, lot 383 (part); N 3668 at 1.20g bt August 1975; N 3668 at 1.08g bt June 1968; N 3672 at 1.21g bt February 1973; N 3673 at 1.05g bt September 1977; N 3674 at 1.00g bt September 1968