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

Date of Auction: 30th September 2021

Sold for £110

Estimate: £80 - £100

London (City), Fetter Lane, Thomas Dutch, Farthings (2), 1.21g/12h, 0.90g/12h (both N 6915; BW. 1007), John Smith, Farthing, 1654, 1.04g/6h (N 6923; BW. 1022); Fleet Bridge, W[illiam] B[ellamy], Farthing, 1649, 0.81g/6h (N 6940; BW. 1045); Fleet Ditch [Farringdon Street], M.B. the grammar school, Farthing, 1659, 0.58g/6h (N –; D 1055A) [5]. N 6940 worn, others about fine, last very rare £80-£100

Footnote

Provenance: N 6915 at 1.21g bt I. Fine January 1971; N 6915 at 0.90g SNC February 1973; N 6923 and 6940 bt Seaby October 1972; *D 1055A bt Anglia Coins April 1992