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

Date of Auction: 30th September 2021

Sold for £95

Estimate: £60 - £80

London (City), Half Moon Alley [Bishopsgate Without], G[riffith] O[wen], Farthing, 1.15g/6h (N 7062; BW. 311); Hammond’s Quay [Billingsgate], John Sell, Farthing, 0.86g/6h (N 7065; BW. 1311) [2]. About very fine, second with ‘river’ patina £60-£80


Provenance: N 7062 R.J. Carthew Collection, bt Seaby October 1972; *N 7065 bt S.H. Monks March 2001