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London Coins Auction 164
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
London Coins Auction 165
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 163
Tokens Tokens a mixed group includes Penny 1796 Good Fine, Tokens (7) VG to NVF, Tokens (11) Fine to GVF, one holed, Waggon Ticket 1831 Eglinton Fine, One and 1814 a contemporary Counterfeit in base metal, and a box made from 10 George III , About Fine
£150

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
£650

Auction 161
Tokens Tokens and s , includes Duke of (3) Battle of Culloden 1746 Eimer 605 36mm diameter in , Reverse: Battle Scene, Fine, Recaptured Eimer 600 Reverse: Lion subdues a Wolf, Fine, Carlisle Recaptured 1745 Obverse Bust right, draped, WILL DUKE CUMB BRITISH HERO (as Eimer 599), Reverse the Duke, as a Warrior, attacks a hydra, in the distance a city, Fine also includes France Jetton 1818 Octagonal, Agricultural Society of Cher Obverse: Agricultural tools and Wheat, Reverse :SOCIÉTÉ D'AGRICULTURE DU CHER / FONDÉEÀ BOURGES EN 1818 EF and attractively toned, also 18th and types, and tokens and others (220, all different), in mixed grades, along with Tokens a small group (5) Hensingham 26mm diameter in (c.1760) Fine, Curwen 1750 Reversed C's monogram 24mm diameter in About Fine, Land Shipping Colliery , Lowther Arms/monogram/Dragon left VG, Clifton 1735 Crest of the Lowther family, a dragon, ed Ł on either side VF, 1736 IK Walton with the date countermarked on either side 22mm diameter in copper, Fine
£440

Auction 156
Misc Items Engraved 1885 EF nicely toned and with loop mount at the top, engraved with 'Sir W.T.Lewis' on the obverse, Note: William Thomas Lewis was the First Baron of Merthyr' a coal mining magnate, and was created Baronet of Nantgwyne in 1896, and in 1911 he was raised to the peerage as Baron Merthyr of Senghenydd in the County of Gla. One of the pits owned by Lewis was the Senghenydd Colliery. Following a failure to implement a safety plan in early 1913, an explosion in the mine on 14 October of that year killed 439 miners and one rescuer. This remains the worst mining accident in the United Kingdom
£75 London Coins : A156 : Lot 621 : Engraved Halfcrown 1885 EF nicely toned and with loop mount at the top, engraved with 'Sir W.T.... London Coins : A156 : Lot 621 : Engraved Halfcrown 1885 EF nicely toned and with loop mount at the top, engraved with 'Sir W.T....

Auction 153
Tokens Tokens (29) various types, a good selection of different types, in mixed grades, and a token, VG the reverse worn
£32

Auction 149
Tokens A mixed group 18th and (9) comprising 1813 Phoenix Ironworks EF, Yorkshire 1812 Nelson/Victory VF, 1812 Job Wilkes Darleston Lustrous EF, 1796 Union Mills/Cornucopia F scarce, Bury 1794 Bust of is EF, also 19th Century New Zealand (2) S.Hague Smith Ironmonger Auckland KM#Tn63 VF, 1858 Professor Holloway KM#Tn278 Good Fine, Mine and Lime Kiln Tickets (2) Hensingham Crest of the Lawson and Brayton family, two arms supporting the sun, VF the first in , the second in with hole
£260

Auction 149
Tokens Tokens a wide variety includes Tradesman, Transport, , Alonzo Mills, Stage, Factory, etc. (60) mostly 19th to in mixed grades
£50

Auction 128
Bonds and Shares , 7 certificates, Carriage Co. Ltd, 1907, Co. Ltd., 1893, Boots Pure Drug Co. Ltd., 1907, signed by Jessie Boot, East y Co. Ltd., 1911, Self-Acting Sewing Machine co. Ltd.,1884, Workman Clark & Co. Ltd., 1920, and Iberian Iron Ore Co. Ltd., 1894, mostly VF. (7)
£40

Auction 124
Bonds and Shares , 24 certificates, dated 1920-1929, titles include, Deanscales Co. Ltd., 1923, South y Co. Ltd., 1926, Debenture Corporation Ltd., 1925, Palmers and Iron Co. Ltd., 1927, West Springs Ltd., 1924, Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., 3 x certificates, all 1920, Blue Bird Petrol (Foreign) Ltd., 1929, minor duplication, mostly VF. (24).
£130

Auction 123
Bonds and Shares , 15 certificates, dated 1882-1919, titles include, Northern Counties Constitutional Newspaper Co. Ltd. 1882, Toxteth Real Property & Investment Co. Ltd. 1905, Fishguard and Rosslare s and Harbours Co. 1911, Ellenborough y Co. Ltd. 1910, Nirpuzha Estates Ltd. 1906, Clark & Son (haven) Ltd. 1912, East Coast Oil and Produce Co. Ltd., 1919, mostly F-VF. (15).
£50

Auction 123
Bonds and Shares , 3 colliery certificates, Brynlloi y Co. Ltd., certificate for one share 1874 black with coupons, Bettws Llantwit Colliery Ltd. certificate for one share 1873 black with coupons, also Snowdown Colliery Ltd. certificate for preferred ordinary shares 1912 vignette of colliery, red, all VF. (3).
£35

Auction 121
Bonds and Shares , 20 certificates, dated 1847-1948, titles include, Co. Ltd., 1889, Oriental Inland Steam Co., 1860, Estuary Co., 1847, Crown Mines Ltd., bearer warrant, 1912, Consort Reef Gold Co. Ltd., 1888, Nidderdale Lead Mining Co. Ltd., 1865, Gold Reefs of West Ltd., 1900, Consolidated Copper Co., bearer warrant, 1912, A.W. Gamage Ltd., 1911, East y Co. Ltd., 1909, Guapo (Trinidad) Oil Co. Ltd., debenture made out to Michel Ephrussi, 1912, (the Ephrussis were an important Jewish family, connected to the s), United Mexican s Ltd., 1919, mostly F-VF. (20).
£100

Auction 120
Tokens , , & (6), Hull Lead Works (Penny 3, 1), Newcastle John Elliott & Northumberland Penny Main . Very fine
£20

Auction 119
Tokens Tokens (25) in , various shapes and inscriptions, plus badges (7) all Colliery and Union-related including NUM Miners strike 1984/5, in mixed grades
£120

Auction 117
Tokens 1811 Main w. 885a aFCD with much original brilliance a few darker toning areas reverse hardly detract from this stunning
£200

Auction 104
Tokens 1811 Main , on Tyne and 16, Berwick 17 VF
£24

Auction 101
Misc Items Naval Colliery Company 1897 No 10 check 40mm diameter VG holed for suspension
£85

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