Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals

Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (6 & 7 July 2021) Catalogue Cover

Auction Highlights

Named Collections

David Barry Bailey

David Barry Bailey

My deceased husband, David Barry Bailey, loved collecting coins, tokens and medals since he was a little boy. In his youth, it was possible to find collectable coins in change. His family liked to take long automobile trips and, in a car without air conditioning, his father would keep his two sons o...
Tim Hale

Tim Hale

I have lived in Sheffield for most of my life, and like most Sheffielders am fairly passionate about the place. For most of my adult life – and I'm 68 now – I have collected Sheffield memorabilia, starting when I was in my teens and continuing to this day. Mostly I have been drawn to old...

Special Collections

British Tokens from the Collection formed by the late David Barry Bailey

British Tokens from the Collection formed by the late David Barry Bailey

The pieces in the following 48 lots represent the remaining British tokens from the collection of the late David Barry Bailey (1946-2018), a former President of the Garden State Numismatic Association, New Jersey. Mr Bailey’...
The Parker Family Collection of Irish Communion Tokens

The Parker Family Collection of Irish Communion Tokens

elmas Parker, Sr., was the seventh child, born on Boxing Day 1906, to a couple settling the Oklahoma prairie panhandle. His mother soon died from complications of the birth given in the sod brick house. His father put him on a tra...