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

Date of Auction: 30th September 2021

Sold for £320

Estimate: £150 - £200

London (City), Bridewell [Fleet Street], Richard Butler, Halfpenny, 2.08g/12h (D 421A, recorded from this specimen). Light surface deposit on reverse, otherwise about very fine, extremely rare £150-£200


Provenance: J.D. Brand Collection; F. Sedgwick Collection, Spink Auction 51, 16 April 1986, lot 10; Dora Harris Collection, DNW Auction 56, 11 December 2002, lot 500