Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals

Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (5 & 6 June 2019) Catalogue Cover

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Dr John Hulett

Dr John Hulett

John Hulett was born in Birmingham on 26 August 1929, the only son of Arthur Hulett and his wife Hilda, nee Flint. They lived at Hall Green, moving to Shirley in 1936 and then to St Albans in 1942 to enable his father to work at his firm’s head office.Educated at Shirley College and St Albans...
David Young

David Young

I cannot remember a time when I was not collecting coins or tokens. Like many, my interest began with coins taken from change and the foreign coins which my Father brought back from his overseas trips. I was also fortunate that Fred Baldwin was a family friend who gave me books and coins, together w...
Quentin Archer

Quentin Archer

I was born in the City of London, well within the sound of the bells of St Mary-le-Bow on Cheapside. I have spent almost my entire working life in the City. London is a special place for me, and for many years I have been fascinated by its history and its continual change.Like many young boys of my...
Robert Thompson

Robert Thompson

The late Robert Thompson (1943-2017) was the foremost student of the work of David Ramage, inspired as he was by Ramage’s pre-eminence in the field of 17th century token manufacture. The following 10 lots from his collection have been grouped together in this catalogue as a tribute to him.Davi...