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Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 150
Tokens Tokens an impressive formed over many years and offered here in its entirety. Circa 2,500 pieces reported as being all different. Accompanied with six books Comprehensive Directory of World Communion Tokens Nadin Davis Ottawa, Scottish Communion Tokens by Robert Dick, Communion Tokens of the Presbyterian in Canada by Bowman, Australia New Zealand Communion Tokens, Communion Tokens of the Church and Scottish Communion Tokens by Kerr and Locke
£11,500 London Coins : A150 : Lot 785 : Communion Tokens an impressive collection formed over many years and offered here in its entirety. C... London Coins : A150 : Lot 785 : Communion Tokens an impressive collection formed over many years and offered here in its entirety. C...

Auction 159
Tokens Pennies, and s (558) a in 4 albums, includes Irish and Welsh types, many in VF to EF
£5,400

Auction 159
Tokens A in an album (400) mostly , mixed grades
£3,500

Auction 140
Tokens Williamson 81 Town Arms within a beaded inner circle. THE ARMES OF GLOVCESTEr weighs 299 grammes, the tokens issued in 1669, as far as we have been able to establish, no 17th Century token dies have been offered for sale or auction. A highly important and significant item of considerable local interest, excessively rare.
£3,300 London Coins : A140 : Lot 1162 : Die for Farthing 17th Century Gloucester Williamson 81 Town Arms within a beaded inner circle. THE A...

Auction 139
Tokens 18th and Tokens to s a in an Abafil case (220) many in high grade the vast majority VF-EF some with lustre traces and/or prooflike fields, viewing recommended
£3,300

Auction 140
Tokens Williamson 83 Nags Head facing three-quarters left. AT THE NEGSHEAD, as far as we have been able to establish, no 17th Century token dies have been offered for sale or auction. A highly important and significant item of considerable local interest, excessively rare.
£2,800 London Coins : A140 : Lot 1163 : Die for Farthing 17th Century Gloucester Williamson 83 Nags Head facing three-quarters left. AT THE ...

Auction 113
Tokens (95) The Alistair Mackay of Tokens with examples from Aynhoe, Barnwell, Brackley, Brampton, Brigstock, Bulwick, D
£2,500

Auction 148
Tokens Tokens (150) mainly 18th and s but many in better grade some lustrous and including rarer types
£2,300

Auction 158
Tokens Tokens 18th to a wide ranging group (253) in an aluminium case includes issues from GB, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, includes many useful pieces, in mixed grades
£1,800

Auction 153
Tokens - Buildings Tokens by Kempson (35, includes one ) a high grade group EF to UNC includes many with lustre
£1,800

Auction 150
Tokens A (139) mostly Australia and New Zealand Pennies and in collectable grades (average VF) no obvious duplication so unusual to see such a wide variety
£1,800

Auction 126
Tokens Coronation of James I 1603 with right facing laureate bust obverse armoured and draped IAC:I:BRIT:CAE:AVG:HAE:CAESARVM CAE.D.D. crowned rampant lion reverse holding beacon and wheatsheaf Eimer 80 EF with an even tone
£1,800 London Coins : A126 : Lot 634 : Coronation of James I 1603 with right facing laureate bust obverse armoured and draped IAC:I:... London Coins : A126 : Lot 634 : Coronation of James I 1603 with right facing laureate bust obverse armoured and draped IAC:I:...

Auction 138
Tokens a (61) Aylsham 9, Cley Next-the Sea 21, Downham 29, 30, East Dereham 32, Fakenham 44, Foulsham 48, Harleston 49, Higay 54, Hingham 56, () 63/4, 65, 73, 85, 86, 112, 120/125, 126, 135, 187, 189, 190/3, 204, 206, Outwell 231, 232, Shipdham 237, 239 (2), Stowbridge 241, 244, 245 (3), 256, Upwell 260, Walsingham 272, Watton 276, Wells 277, Wilton 281 (2) 284/5, 286, 292, 294/6, 297, 303, 308, 311, 312, 314, 316, 322, 625/6, 330, 334, 336, 346, 348 many with old attribution tickets Fair to Fine
£1,600

Auction 120
Tokens , A superb collection of 102 British unofficial s, all clearly identified, many ex Pardoe . Generally very fine to extremely fine including R to RRR examples.
£1,500

Auction 137
Tokens A large and impressive covering a wide range of themes with Tokens 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, Checks, s, Tokens with other paranumismatic issues many hundreds of items, generally base metals though a cabinet contains two European unidentified issues presumed
£1,400

Auction 159
Tokens A of Scottish Tokens mostly (183) mixed grades
£1,300

Auction 133
Tokens 18th and to s (105) a varied group in mixed grades to NEF, many with detailed attributions
£1,300

Auction 142
Tokens Four s and , Cromford ed on a Mexico City 1774 , Manville 104, countermark VF, host coin NF, these were used to pay the workers at Richard Arkwright's Massons Mill from 1771-1784, Very Rare
£1,200 London Coins : A142 : Lot 1105 : Four Shillings and Ninepence Derbyshire, Cromford countermarked on a Mexico City 1774 8 Reales&#... London Coins : A142 : Lot 1105 : Four Shillings and Ninepence Derbyshire, Cromford countermarked on a Mexico City 1774 8 Reales&#...

Auction 137
Tokens Tokens a (77) 3, 42, 47, 50, 51, 52, 56, 58, 63, 69, 77, 79, 104, 106, 137, Deal 144, 148, 156, 158, Deptford 184, 200, 202, 205, 209, 212, 213, 218, 223, 224, 230, 239, 240, East 243, 276, 297, 301, 335, Harrietsham 346, Ightham 363, Lenham 372, 381, 385, 389, 390, 393, 397, 398, Milton-Next-Gravesend 414, 426, 430, Queensborough 451, 460, 463, 464, 465, 470, 472, 475, 478, Sandwich 490, 496, 497, 498, 501, 504, 516, 524, Smarden 528, 532, 534, 536, 541, Sturry 542/3, Westerham 563/4, Westgate 567, Wingham 569, Wye 582, the majority with old attribution tickets Fair to Fine
£1,200

Auction 116
Tokens A mainly tradesman's some with lustre, but including other denominations and types, a useful and interesting grou
£1,100

Auction 118
Tokens , the of the late Joe Wakerley former proprietor of the Bury Bookshop Hatter Street, C17th (34) W 37, 39, 4
£1,100

Auction 152
Tokens Political and Social series DH209, Obv: TOMMYS RIGHTS OF MAN , A TREE IS KNOWN BY ITS FRUIT Rev: MAY THE TREE OF LIBERTY EXIST TO BEAR TOMMY'S LAST FRIEND, struck in white metal approaching EF and with some remaining lustre, compares favourably to the Dalton plate example
£1,100 London Coins : A152 : Lot 707 : 18th Century Middlesex Political and Social series Halfpenny undated DH209, Obv: TOMMYS RIGHTS OF MA... London Coins : A152 : Lot 707 : 18th Century Middlesex Political and Social series Halfpenny undated DH209, Obv: TOMMYS RIGHTS OF MA...

Auction 121
Tokens Unofficial Tokens a (70) 1090, 2160, Salford 4530, Ashton-under-Lyme 40, Oldham (3) 4150, 4170, 4220, (3) 3220, 3240, 3380, (23) 2080, 2130, 2150, 2272, 3210A, 3210B, 3230, 3270, 3300 (3), 3360, 3400, 3410, 3490 (2), 3530 (2), 3552, 3560, 3600, 3640, 4190, (37) 8, 2340, B2380, 2390, 2410, 2420, 2430, 2450, 2480, 2490, 2500, 2510, 2540, 2580, 2530, 2580, 2590, 2610, 2620, 2640, 2660, 2670, 2730, 2740, 2800, 2810, 2840, 2850, 2920, 2924, 2980 (2), 3010, 3040, 4960 (3) all attributed generally NVF-EF with over twenty R to RRR examples
£1,000

Auction 140
Tokens Pennies and (228) in mixed grades
£1,000

Auction 143
Tokens 17th, 18th and Tokens s to s (79) with many 19th Century in VF, some better
£1,000

Auction 129
Tokens (67) , Pennies (2), 18th Century (1), plus 1811 Garratt and Terrell Fine holed, generally NVF-NEF and pleasing
£1,000

Auction 134
Tokens s (34) Bampton 4, Bampton 5, Banbury 16, Banbury 26, 37, Bicester 43 (Heart Shape), Burford 47, Burford 48, Chipping Norton 60, 66, 68, 70, 71, 72, Deddington 78, 81, Henly 92, 103, 104, Hook Norton 105, Northleigh 110a, Oxford 125, 131, 133, 179, 188, Thame 205, Wordington 209, Watlington 221, Whitney 225, 234, 239, 240, 245, Woodstock 248, Fair to Fine some with old attribution tickets
£900

Auction 125
Tokens 18th and Token Issues (99) Pennies and along with an 1811 in mixed grades with many VF-GVF
£900

Auction 164
Tokens Tokens an interesting mixed group includes Australian, Canadian and New Zealand issues, GB 18th and Pennies and , Hard Times tokens (2), one ancient , Bermuda 1793, and a GB Halfpenny 1718, includes many useful pieces with some VF to EF
£900

Auction 149
Tokens (100) in a stock box. Mixed locations and grades. Near Fine to EF, a useful group
£900

Auction 139
Tokens a small (43) 6, 9, Brandon 29, Bury St.Edmunds 67, Cratfield 104, Debenham 108, 109, Eye 120, 121, Groton 136, Halesworth 146, Herringswell 152, Hundon 157, 165, 167, 193, 194, Lavenham 209, 210, Long Melford 239, Melton 242, Needham Market 259, 262, Newmarket 274, Saxmundham 285, 288, 290, Sibton 291, Southwold 294, 297, Stanton 303, -by-Clare 306, 307, 310, Sudbury 338, 342, Walsham-le-Willows 351, Woodbridge 357, 361, 362, 364, 367, Worlingworth 373, Fair to NVF with old attribution tickets
£900

Auction 140
Tokens Pennies (2), 18th Century (152), s 18th Century (7), Pennies (3), Halfpennies 19th Century (2), Cuidad Rodrigo 1812 in mixed grades mostly Fine to VF
£800

Auction 126
Tokens Coronation of Charles I 1626 crowned and draped bust obverse CAROLVS.I.D.G.MAG.BRITAN.FRAN.ET.HIB.REX, reverse with arm emerging from clouds DONEC.PAX.REDDITA.TERRIS, Eimer 106 pleasing even blue grey tone nearer EF than VF with some light haymarks
£800 London Coins : A126 : Lot 635 : Coronation of Charles I 1626 crowned and draped bust obverse CAROLVS.I.D.G.MAG.BRITAN.FRAN.ET.HIB.RE... London Coins : A126 : Lot 635 : Coronation of Charles I 1626 crowned and draped bust obverse CAROLVS.I.D.G.MAG.BRITAN.FRAN.ET.HIB.RE...

Auction 124
Tokens A in an album (160) comprising , 18th Century s, 19th and a varied group in mixed circulated grades
£800

Auction 141
Tokens a small (28) Alresford 1, Alton 6, 12, 13 (2), 14, (West) Cowes 55, Lymington 93, Isle of Wight 98, 110, Overton 127, Petersfield 131/2, 137, 138A, 139A, 141, 152, 154, 159, Ryde Isle of Wight 181, 184, 185, 199, 211, 223 (2), 229, 233 Fair to Good Fine many with old attribution tickets
£800

Auction 162
Tokens (28) a small comprising Eighteen Pence - 1811 Obverse: West front of Peterborough Cathedral, Reverse: Peterborough GVF, s (22) (6) Bridlington 1812 Cook and Harwood Davis 5 VF toned 1812 Reverse: Arms with owls as supporters Davis 30">Davis 30 NEF toned, Mirfin and Parker 1812 Obverse: Lion holding a standard, Reverse: Seated female, D over the 1 in the date, with H on the bale, Davis 8 VF, York 1811 Cattle and Barber, Letter Y on last palm blade over the last digit of the date, Davis 62 GEF and lustrous, 1812 James Laycock Davis 3 VF, Yorkshire County - West Riding 1811 Davis 1 GVF toned, (3) Diss 1811 Muskett & Sons Davis 7 NEF and nicely toned, (2) 1811 F.R.Reynolds Davis 15 NVF, 1811 J.Hunton's Davis 13, VF/GVF with a few tone spots, - 1811 The Workhouse Davis 8 EF and lustrous, - 1811 Rushbury and Woolley Davis 2 GVF, (2) 1812 W.B.Best Davis 8 Toned VF, Blandford 1811 H.Ward Davis 2, VF, 1811 Arms of Gloucester between two sprigs of olive, crest a cap of maintenance Davis 5 VF or better, toned, County - , Obverse: Arms, Reverse: Devon Token, Davis 2 Fine, (2) 1811 Obverse: Arms without supporters, Reverse: BRISTOL SILVER TOKEN 12, Davis 18 GVF toned, 1812 Davis 17, C.Culverhouse, I.Orchard and J.Phipps, no Periods after C,I, and J Davis 17 VF toned, Rare, - -upon-Tyne 1812 Obverse: Arms PAYABLE BY ALEXr KELTY NEWCASTLE ON TYNE Reverse: View of a Davis 7 EF and lustrous, - 1812 Seven Acorns inside left of wreath, Davis 17 VF, - High Wycombe 1811 Town Hall-James Gomme Davis 1 VF Toned, - Shilling 1812 Obverse: The Arms of Liverpool. Thos. Wilson, Reverse: A female seated on a bale, Davis 2 Near VF, nicely toned, Non-Local undated Bees and Beehive/Britannia Davis 7 VF, - 1812 G.&R. Ferns and T.Cartwright, Bees and Beehive/Female seated, 15 bees, No H on the bale Davis 5 VF, Birmingham and 1811 Rose Company Davis 95 GVF, (3) Non Local, Trade and Navigation 1813 Davis 43 NEF, Non Local 1815 Genuine British Copper, Britannia left, 4 Leaves in the olive branch Davis 73 VF, Penny ed on a 1797 Penny ROBINSON CUTLER, AVERY ROW, LOWER GROSVENOR STREET LONDON undated, Near Fine, USA Hard Times Token 1837 Extive Experiment GVF
£800

Auction 160
Tokens - Derby , Obverse: West view of cathedral, Reverse: DERBY, LEICESTER, NORTHAMPTON AND RUTLAND LICENSED SHILLING SILVER TOKEN within inner circle Davis 3, A/UNC and lustrous with slight weakness in the centre of the reverse, Very Rare, Ex-DNW 3/10/2012 Lot 14, Ex- Numismatics Auction 58B (Melbourne) 7-8 July 1998, Lot 1642, Ex-Spink Auction 35, 11/4/1984, Lot 404, W.J.Noble
£800 London Coins : A160 : Lot 1633 : 19th Century Shilling Derbyshire - Derby undated, Obverse: West view of Peterborough cathedral, Reve... London Coins : A160 : Lot 1633 : 19th Century Shilling Derbyshire - Derby undated, Obverse: West view of Peterborough cathedral, Reve...

Auction 154
Tokens William Till 1834 in , Penny sized, Obverse Figure of Time finding a of coins, Reverse shield Wm TILL MEDALLIST.17 GT RUSSELL ST. COVENT GARDEN. LONDON. UNC or near so with light cabinet friction, scarce especially so in high grade
£800 London Coins : A154 : Lot 634 : Halfpenny 19th Century London William Till 1834 in silver, Penny sized, Obverse Figure of Time findi... London Coins : A154 : Lot 634 : Halfpenny 19th Century London William Till 1834 in silver, Penny sized, Obverse Figure of Time findi...

Auction 136
Tokens a small (40) DH3C, (2) DH12 and DH12A, DH2, (2) DH6 and DH10, DH4, DH59, (4) DH46, DH63, DH89, DH179, (5) DH7, DH16, DH29, DH38, DH39, (3) DH23, DH128, DH135, Lothian DH7, (14) DH19, DH292, DH297, DH301a, DH306, DH347, DH390, DH 805e, DH902, DH904, DH969, DH1010, DH1012, DH1025, DH6, DH424, (2) DH39 and DH103, DH242d in mixed grades VF-EF a pleasing group all with attributions
£800

Auction 127
Tokens s (22) and s 19th Century (20) an interesting and varied group Fine to GVF
£800

Auction 125
Tokens (107) an interesting group with a wide variety some holed others in high grades
£800

Auction 114
Tokens A of 18th & Tokens (221) in album pages Condition mixed
£700

Auction 154
Tokens etc., Tokens (circa 100) mostly Halfpennies mixed grades some in higher grades a useful looking group
£700

Auction 153
Tokens (76, all different) a mixed group from a variety of locations VF to EF a few with lustre
£700

Auction 141
Tokens 17th - 19th centuries (69) a wide variety with no obvious duplication mixed grades
£700

Auction 137
Tokens and s (16) (14), (1), (1) Fine to GVF all identified
£700

Auction 132
Tokens a (28) Billericay W17, Brentwood W48, W58,W72, Chipping Ongar W73, Coggeshall W80, W87, W93, W101, W110, W114, W116, W143, W153, Great Chesterford W184, Harwich W201, Hatfield Broad Oak W202, Hedingham Castle W205, Leigh W223, Maldon W231, Manningtree W235, Much Clafton W242, W243, Pentlow W248, Pleshey W253, Thaxted W314, Waltham W335, Fair to VF some with old attribution tickets
£700

Auction 124
Tokens Unofficial Tokens a (50) Antrim 5400, 5520, 1070, 4840, Cork 5690, 5710, 5720, 5750, Dublin 5970, 5980, 6000, 6220, 6310, 6350, 7370, 5160, 401, 1090, 2080, 2150, 2160, 2272, 3530, 4530, 2340, 2850, 4960, Midlothian 7200, 3180, 3900, 3910, 3940, 3960, 3990, 4030, 4050, 5270, 4060, 3870, 3700, 4980, 5130, 400, 660, 930, 980, 4380, 4390, 5010, Unknown Locality 7900 NVF to lustrous UNC
£700

Auction 114
Tokens 18th and Pennies, and (54) all with attributions, a high grade group generally VF-GEF with many examples EF
£700

Auction 111
Tokens in an album (115) all with Dalton and Hamer references, a wide range of counties represented, a pleasing group most
£700

Auction 122
Tokens Unofficial Tokens a (55) Ashton-under-Lyme 40, Banbury 80, 180-187, 230, 320, 350, 360, 400, 480, 660, 670, 750, 910, 980, Blewsbury 1070, 1090, Brompton 1260, 1380, Cirencester 1400, 1640, 1670, 1670, 1870, 2150, 2160, 2340, 2410, 2420, 2480, 2490, 2500, 2530, 2620, 2670, 2800, 2810, 2850, 2920, 2980, March 3650, 3660, 3670, Nettlebed 3700, 3870, 3900, 3910, 3930, 3940, 3950, 3960, 3980, 3990, 4000, 4030, 4050 all attributed Generally NVF to EF with some R to RRR examples
£700

Auction 147
Tokens Pennies and 18th and (96) includes some scarcer types, in mixed grades
£600

Auction 146
Tokens s (3), (47), Farthings 18th Century (2), Pennies (7), Halfpennies 19th Century (2), Farthing 19th Century (1), in mixed grades NF to GVF some with accompanying cigarette cards and attribution labels
£600

Auction 145
Tokens Tokens and s a in a stock box (100) 18th and in mixed grades
£600

Auction 141
Tokens (25) 3, 4, 18, Bromley 38, 49, 50, 51, 54, 55, 58, 61, 69, 77, 94, 101, 104, 106, 110, 115, Deal 148/9, 154, 158, 159, 161, Deptford 184 Fair to Fine with attribution tickets
£600

Auction 141
Tokens a small (31) -on-Humber 11, 15, 17, 19, Bourne 43, Brigg 45, 48, Deeping 65, Epworth 72, 75, 95, 97, Helpringham 118, Horncastle 123, Kirton-in-Lindsey 135, Lincoln 144, 154, 155, 159/60, 169, 173, 175, Long Sutton 176, 177, Louth 181 (Diamond-shaped), Market Rasen 204, 218, 234, 235, 236, 249 Fair to Fine many with old attribution tickets
£600

Auction 129
Tokens Pennies and 18th and (77) in mixed circulated grades GF-NEF
£600

Auction 123
Tokens (47, two holed) in mixed grades a couple GVF, 19th Century Pennies (16), 1797 VF with P scratched in the reverse field, Halfpennies (4) 1799 (3) VG-Fine, 1872 NF, s (3) 1754 GF, 1822 GF, 1830 F, plus an additional group of mainly tokens 19th Century (52) in mixed circulated grades
£600

Auction 121
Tokens s and (36) Abingdon W1, 4, 6, 7, 10, 11, Blewsbury W13, Newbury W51, 52, 53, 59, 60, W68, 69, 70, 78, 86, 89, 102, 116, 117, Wallingford W131, 132, 136, 138, 139, Wantage W144, 145, 146, 152, 154, 159, 161, W163, Wokingham W181, 182A VG-Good Fine some with old collector's tickets
£600

Auction 124
Tokens (51) a wide variety mixed grades to EF average VF
£600