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London Coins Auction 176
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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Auction 172
Tokens - 1788 25 Acorns, 12 to the left, 13 to the right, Straight 1 and 7 in date, DH224 Bold VF, Penny - - Sawbridgeworth 1801 Robert Orchard, a modern copy of DH1, About as struck. The original is a celebrated and rare token, of which only 4 examples are believed to exist, the extremely high relief design causing the die to shatter after just a few impressions, 1809 New Theatre pass uniface in lead, P P . S on reverse (Pit on Prince's side) Fine, Unofficial s (12) London (3) Antill &Son 2330 Fine, pitted, Bovril 2372 Good Fine, Foley & Shoyer 2532 Fine. (2) - Hellewell 2160 GF/VF, - Mitchell & Co. 3460 NVF. (2) Dye 4000 Good Fine. - Robert Bumpstead 5252 Fine. - under Lyme Josiah Robey 3785 About VF. - Lowestoft W.C.Wiseman 3130 VF, - T.Gargory 401 NVF officially holed. Ireland (2) - Ferrar & Taggart 5410 Fine, Dublin - Todd Burns & Co. 6313 Near Fine, along with s (15) in base metal a wide ranging group in mixed grades
£180

Auction 172
Tokens (11) 1791 Paris Miners 24 Acorns DH438b GVF/VF, - Brimscombe Port 1795, Obv: Ship with plain sails, Reverse: Entrance to a tunnel, Edge: PAYABLE IN BRIMSCOMBE PORT, DH59 GVF, - Lackington's , Lyceum Theatre, Edge: PAYABLE IN LONDON BATH OR MANCHESTER, DH362a GVF with traces of lustre, Middlesex Political and Social series - Fox 1794 Obverse: Earl Howe Reverse Foot and map of France, Edge: CURRENT EVERY WHERE DH1016 Good Fine/Fine, - undated Obverse: a brandy bottle, Reverse: Figure of Hope standing, Arm points to T of PROSPERITY, Plain edge, DH23b About VF, 1790 Obverse: , Reverse: Female seating holding mining tools, Edge: PAYABLE IN DUBLIN OR LONDON DH 327a About Fine, Warwickshire -1793 Wilkison spelling, Obverse: Bust of Wilkinson, Reverse: Vulcan seated, Edge PAYABLE AT ANGLESEY LONDON OR LIVERPOOL the N's reversed DH460a Fine, Norfolk - Norwich undated Obverse: Cornucopia, Peace and Plenty, Reverse: Figure of Hope standing, Plain edge, DH26e VG, Ireland - Wicklow, Cronebane 1789 DH3 Near Fine, - Lothian - , Hutchison's 1791 LACESSET error contemporary counterfeit DH38 NVF Rare, Scotland - Lanarkshire - 1791 Obverse: Arms of Glasgow, Reverse: A river God reclining, Edge: PAYABLE IN LONDON BRISTOL OR LANCASTER DH3c VF, 18th Century North 1793 Obverse: Bust right, Reverse: Prince of Wales crest Large Flan, Plain edge DH15a Near Fine/Fine, Penny Company 1812 Poor, Halfpennies 19th Century (7) - and Copper Company (5) 1811 Ship sailing to left with boat at stern Davis 117 NVF, 1811 Ship sailing right/P of PENNY to centre of E of PAYABLE Davis 113 (2) both Fine, Ship sailing right/ P of PENNY aligns to the end of the L of PAYABLE Davis 111 (2) VF and GVF, Halfpennies (2) 1813 18 Acorns/Lion's Tail to the beginning of the first N Davis 41 About Fine, 1813 18 Acorns, Lion's Head touches the H Davis 39 VG, Canada (2) Lower Canada 1813 Britannia/Eagle VG, New Brunswick Penny 1843 KM#2 VG/Near Fine, Token undated by Kirk, Obv: George II Rev: GEORGE THE SECOND in three lines Fine, Advertising Token , , Hewett& Co Ltd. Iron Box 1870 VF, Penny North Shields - Bell Brothers Penny undated VF, along with a small group of GB and World coins (6) GB Halfpenny 1748 Near Fine/About Fine, British West Indies One 1822 KM#2 VG, Belgium Two Centimes 1845 KM#4.2 VG, Spain Five Centimos 1870 KM#662 Fair, German States - Kingdom of Prussia 1802A KM#376.2 VG, Roman Ae27 Poor/Fair
£170

Auction 172
Tokens (21) North 1793 Reverse: Harp 31 Acorns, 14 to left and 17 to right DH8 Fine, - Obv: A bottle, Reverse: Figure of Hope standing points to the letter Y in the legend DH24 Good Fine/Fine, - Northampton 1794 Obv: George Jobson, Banker, Rev: A Castle and Lion Good Fine with a spot on the obverse, - 1791 Paley's Obv: Bishop Blaze, with comb to centre of the E and to the end of the R, Rev: Shield of Arms crested by an owl, DH 46 Fine, - 1791 Obv: Helmeted bust right, Rev: Shield of Arms, Edge PAYABLE AT THE OFFICE OF W. TAYLOR R.V. MOODY LTD. DH89 NVF, - Banbury undated Obv: Bust three-quarters facing, Rev: The Sun, Edge: PAYABLE AT BANBURY OXFORD OR READING DH1 Good Fine, (2) - Wilkinson 1788 Curved 1, straight 7, with stop after R. DH375 Near Fine/Fine, 1792 Wilkinson's Contemporary Counterfeit Obv: Distinctive crude bust right, Edge: PAYABLE AT ANGLESEY LONDON OR LIVERPOOL DH453 Near Fine, (3) 1795 Allen's Obv: Shield of Arms, Rev: A different shield of Arms, Edge: PAYABLE IN CHANDO STREET COVENT GARDEN DH246 Good Fine, 1795 Lackington's Obv: Bust to right, Rev: Figure of Fame blowing a trumpet, Edge: Milled to left DH357a Fine, 1795 ic Obv: Bust right, Rev: Shield of Arms with supporters Edge: PAYABLE IN DUBLIN OR LONDON VG/Fine, (4) 1794 Obv: View of Canterbury Cathedral, Rev: Shield of Arms of the City, Edge: PAYABLE AT JAMES ROBERTSONS DH7 Good Fine, Canterbury 1795 Obv: View of the Cathedral with E.P cypher in exergue, Rev: Shield of Arms of the City, Edge: PAYABLE AT CANTERBURY DH8 Fine, 1794 Obv: An ancient sloop, Rev: Shield of Arms of the Cinque Ports Edge: PAYABLE AT JOHN CROWSS COPPER SMITH DH20 Fine, undated Obv: An ancient sloop, Rev: Shield of Arms of the Cinque Ports, Edge: PAYABLE AT THOMAS BUNDOCKS DH39 Fine, (6) 1791 Obv: , Rev: Shield of Arms DH11 Fine/Good Fine, Lancaster 1792 Obv: John of Gaunt with hexagonal star below the bust, Rev: Shield of Arms, Edge: PAYABLE IN LONDON BRISTOL & LANCASTER DH30 Good Fine/Fine, Lancaster 1794 Obv: John of Gaunt, with star under bust, Rev: Shield of Arms, Edge: PAYABLE IN LANCASTER LONDON OR BRISTOL DH41 Good Fine, Lancaster 1794 Obv: John of Gaunt, Rev: Shield of Arms Edge: PAYABLE AT W.GYE'S PRINTER BATH DH46a Good Fine, 1792 Edge: PAYABLE AT THE WARHOUSE OF THOMAS CLARKE DH96 Fine, 1793 Obv: A porter carrying a pack, Rev: Shield of Arms, Edge: Engrailed DH 135e Fine, - County 1795 Obv: Beehive and Bees, Reverse: A Druid's head, Edge: Milled DH 36 Fine
£120

Auction 172
Tokens (4) 1791 /Arms DH20 VF, Lancaster 1792 John of Gaunt/Arms, Plain rounded edge DH31a GVF, Lancaster 1794 John of Gaunt/Arms DH39 VF, 1793 Porter/Arms DH135 VF
£38 London Coins : A172 : Lot 723 : Halfpennies 18th Century Lancashire (4) Lancaster 1791 John of Gaunt/Arms DH20 VF, Lancaster 1792 Jo... London Coins : A172 : Lot 723 : Halfpennies 18th Century Lancashire (4) Lancaster 1791 John of Gaunt/Arms DH20 VF, Lancaster 1792 Jo...

Auction 171
Tokens (9) (2) Benenden 1794 Obv: Wheatsheaf/Rev. Shield of Arms, Edge: Thomas Reeves DH4 VF or better. Brookland 1794 Obv: A Kentish horse within a beaded oval/Rev: IK cypher and fleece, Edge: Thomas King, VF with some thin scratches on the reverse. - Stortford 1795 Obv: Shield of Arms, Crest and motto, Rev: View of a river with barges, Edge: Bishops Stortford (without '&Co.') DH4 VF/GVF. - 1794 Obv: I facing/Rev: View of Chichester Cross, Edge PAYABLE AT DALLYS CHICHESTER, DH15 NEF. - 1794 Obv: Daniel Eccleston/Rev: A ship, Edge: PAYABLE.IN.LANCASTER.LIVERPOOL.&.MANCHESTER DH57 About EF. - 1793 Obv: Lady Godiva on horseback/Rev: Elephant and castle, no stop at end of legend, tail with wider section in the middle, Edge: PAYABLE AT BIRMINGHAM LONDON OR BRISTOL, DH238 EF with a few spots. - 1793 Obv: A mounted dragoon/Rev: Norwich Barracks, Edge: IOHN ROOKS NORWICH, DH46 NVF with some spots. (2) Chelsea 1795 Obv: A Sailor with a wooden leg presents a petition to Britannia/ Rev: A figure of Hope leans on an anchor, Edge: Milled, DH277,EF with a few small spots. and Middlesex 1792 Obv: Bust of left/Rev: Female seated holding cornucopia, part of a ship in the distance, Edge: Coarse upright milling, DH928 NVF with a thin scratch on the obverse
£100

Auction 171
Tokens Tokens a small group (9) 1787 Curved 7, 4 acorns at ribbon tie, 1 of date between N and Y of PENNY, Fine, Pennies 1811, - Cheltenham John Bishop 1812 VG, 18th Century (5) - , 1792 Robert Bird Wilkins DH46 Good Fine, Hampshire - 1794 Obverse: Shield of Arms/Reverse: A ship sailing PAYABLE above DH70 NVF scarce, - 1793 Obverse: A porter carrying a pack/Reverse: Shield of Arms DH135a VF, - John Wilkinson 1791 No Stop after R, DH432 Fine, - Warley Camp - George Prince of 1794 DH36 Good Fine, along with a 'TO HANOVER token 1837 Good Fine
£80

Auction 170
Tokens (13) - 1792 Arms of the City/Man working in a loom DH42 VF. - Northampton 1794 George Jobson/Castle and Lion DH1 NVF, the reverse with a spot after the legend. (2) 1793 Lady Godiva/ DH243a VF with some scratches on the obverse. Coventry 1793 Lady Godiva/An ancient cross DH246 VF with dome discoloration on the reverse. (4) General Convenience 1797 Helmeted Bust/Britannia seated left, Edge: PAYABLE IN LONDON, the remainder engrailed DH1018 NVF with a small flan crack, Lackington's 1795 Profile bust/Small figure of Fame, Edge: milled to left DH357a GVF with a small spot on either side. National Series - 1795 Princess of with ear-rind and four pearls in her hair, Edge: milled DH979 VF. Isaac , Newton, with dot below Sr./Cauceus DH1033 Edge: Engrailed NVF/GF. Emsworth 1795 RULE BRITANNIA Britannia 1795/Bust of Earl Howe, left DH24 Edge: PAYABLE IN LONDON the remainder engrailed VF. (2) - 1792 /Shield, Edge: PAYABLE IN LONDON BRISTOL & LANCASTER DH29 Near VF, 1793 A porter carrying a pack/Shield of Arms Edge: Engrailed DH135e Near VF. - Leek 1793 DH13 Caduceus supported by a large bale of goods/two hands d, with an olive branch Edge: PAYABLE AT LEEK STAFFORDSHIRE DH13, NVF. North Wales 1793 Druid with 31 Acorns, 14 to the left and 17 to the right/A harp between sprigs of oak DH8 NVF
£160 London Coins : A170 : Lot 308 : Halfpennies 18th Century (13) Norfolk - Norwich 1792 Arms of the City/Man working in a loom DH42 VF.... London Coins : A170 : Lot 308 : Halfpennies 18th Century (13) Norfolk - Norwich 1792 Arms of the City/Man working in a loom DH42 VF....

Auction 170
Tokens Tokens a mixed group (289) (20), Pennies (4), 19th Century (1), Canada (2) Bank of Montreal Halfpenny 1844 and Bank of Upper Canada Halfpenny 1850, Two s Token and Salford, along with a French , and Ionian Islands 1819 KM#32 in mixed grades VG to Good Fine
£150

Auction 168
Tokens Unofficial Tokens (10) - , Abergavenny J.H.Conway Grocer, Tea & Coffee Dealer Bell 7546 NVF, Ireland - Dublin (2) , Todd Burns & Co. Tailors Drapers and General Furnishers 47 Mary St. Dublin Bell 6320 Fine, Byrne & Co. Tea and Wine Merchants, 6&7 Granby Row Bell 5970 Fine, W.Ford & Co. Drapers 2350, Fine, holed at the top, James Stelfox, Provision Dealer, Salford, 3570 Fine, - Hockley, Clothier 4285, NVF, Rare, Co-Operative Company 5240 Fine, John B.Hanman, Southgate St. , 1660 VG, John Nutall 3494, Grocer, Tea Dealer and Importer 206 Deansgate, Manchester, Fine, Henry Evans, Oldham, Tea Dealer, Place, 4210 Good Fine, along with Inn/Pub Tokens (4) Sherborne 1845 Half Moon Inn NVF, Worcester Cross 2 1/2d T.Ward About Fine, Threehalfpence 1850 George Hotel, Castle Carry, F.W.Harrold EF and lustrous, W.Smith Queen's Head, Phillips Street, Aston, Fine, along with Victoria Diamond Jubilee Token Obverse Partial Brockage 1897 the impression of the head is incuse the lettering and date appears to have been removed from the die, Fine, unusual
£180

Auction 168
Tokens Charlie Chaplin 'The rush' 1926 26mm diameter in , Obverse: Facing bust of Charlie Chaplin CHARLIE CHAPLIN IN IN 'THE GOLDRUSH' Reverse GAIETY THEATRE MANCHESTER COMMENCING 11th JANUARY 1926 4 WEEKS VF with some toning spots
£28 London Coins : A168 : Lot 899 : Charlie Chaplin 'The Goldrush' 1926 26mm diameter in brass, Obverse: Facing bust of Charli... London Coins : A168 : Lot 899 : Charlie Chaplin 'The Goldrush' 1926 26mm diameter in brass, Obverse: Facing bust of Charli...

Auction 165
Tokens (8) includes issues from , , , and , in mixed grades some in VF to EF, along with Barnsley, Jackson and Lister VF toned
£80

Auction 163
Tokens Unofficial Tokens (12) (5) - John Carrie, Tea Dealer Bell 1090 Fine, Falkner Brothers General Drapers Bell 3280 Fine, Manchester Labrey Entwisle & Co Tea Dealers Bell 3400 Fine, William Scott & Co. Family Grocers and Tea Dealers, Bell 3530, Fine, Oldham - Benjamin Fielding , Corn Dealer, Bell 4220 NVF, (2) James Creak, General Warehouseman, Bell 3980 VF, - S.Lessey, Grocer and Tea Dealer, Bell 5260 NVF, - T.& F. Lewis Tea Dealers, Bell 230 VF, - J.Gargory, Optician Bell 407 Good Fine, holed, - -upon-Tyne Greaves for Tea, Bell 3820 GVF, (2) Gloucester, W.Crump - Tea Dealers Bell 1650 GVF/VF, Cirencester, W.Hawkins Tea Dealer, Bell 1400 Fine
£100

Auction 160
Tokens (5) 1792 DH29 VF, 1793 Porter/Arms DH135e GVF, Manchester 1793 Frederick Duke of /Arms DH138 GVF, Manchester 1793 Arms/EIC Bale Mark GVF, Manchester 1792 East India House NEF
£55

Auction 160
Tokens (5) 1792 /Arms DH21, Lancaster 1792 John of Gaunt/Arms DH30, Lancaster 1794 Daniel Eccleston, No stop after Commerce DH58, 1792 East India House/Arms DH127a some of edge lettering inverted, Manchester 1793 Porter/Arms DH135 Fine to VF
£55

Auction 160
Tokens (5) 1792 /Arms DH29d, Lancaster 1794 John of Gaunt/Arms DH46 VF, 1794 Ship/Arms DH108 VF with some light scratches, 1793 Arms/ Arms DH131 About VF, 1791 Fleece/Loom DH141 About VF
£55

Auction 157
Tokens Huntingdon (6) Eynesbury, Andrew 7, God Henry Beck 10, Huntingdon, William Lambe 17, St.Ives (2)Thomas Berriffe 36, Jonathon Read 49, Stilton John Metheringham, Fair to NF
£75

Auction 156
Tokens (10) One Shilling and 1811 Davis 3 Fine, Shillings (6) Davis 3 NVF with a small stain on the rim, Lancashire 1812 Davis 2 NVF, undated Leicester, Davis 1 NVF, 1812 Lincoln Davis 13 Fine, 1811 Marlborough, Davis 2 Fine, Dublin 1804 Public Happiness NVF with some thin scratches in the field, , Sixpences Non-Local (2) undated Britannia on cannon Davis 14 Fine, Crescent and 7 stars Davis 15 Fine, all with old tickets, 1812 Near Fine/Fine
£180

Auction 156
Tokens (5) Lyceum Mercury standing on horseback/Man balancing upside down, , or edge DH362a NEF, ic 1790 Bust of Prince of /Freemason's Arms GVF, Rupert Street undated Arms of Curriers Co./Plough, inscribed edge, DH472a EF, Pidcocks undated Wanderow/Crane DH458 GVF with old inked collector's mark, Political and Social 1794 Hardy/Legend in 5 lines NEF
£95

Auction 156
Tokens National Series (6) Prince of /Royal Arms DH952, undated Prince of Wales/Royal Arms DH953, undated /Royal Arms DH957, 1789 Bust of Prince Regent/Feathers DH968, 1795 Duke of /Ship, 'Payable in , or ' edge DH987a, 1794 Duke of York/Seated Female, edge 'Payable at , or ' DH989 edge variant NVF to VF
£75

Auction 149
Tokens (2) 1793 , Shield with hedgehogs (2) DH50 and DH50A, both EF, 1792 Promissory with O over A in legend Reverse Beehive DH7 NEF, Halfpennies (3) 1793 DH135A NEF with some handling marks, 1793 Manchester DH135E EF, 1791 DH140 NEF, Halfpennies 19th Century (3) Salters Hatmakers DH473 NEF, 1794 Shackleton DH477 EF, undated Bust of David Garrick/Comic and Tragic Masks DH478 EF
£160

Auction 149
Tokens Unofficial s (10) Hellewell 2160, (3) William Owen Drapers 2718, 2719, J.Schlesinger & Co. Engineers 2770, John Chorlton 3216, T.Parker Game Dealer 4030, Richmod Innocent Tobacconist 4440, Cork Ed Mahony 5790, Archd.Anderson Grocer 7281, on Local TOHPACA 7900 in mixed grades to EF
£95

Auction 141
Tokens (8), s (2), plus token John Greenwood, / Omnibus inside, in mixed grades Near Fine to NVF
£50

Auction 138
Tokens Unofficial s (11) Antrim 5360, 5570, 2160, 3550, 3010, Uxbridge 4960 and White Metal, 3940, 3950, 300 Tohpaca 7900 in mixed grades Fine to EF with lustre
£90

Auction 138
Tokens Lyceum DH 362A Edge reads PAYABLE AT LONDON BATH OR MANCHESTER NGC MS64 BN
£30

Auction 134
Tokens Charlie Chaplin 'The rush' 1926 26mm diameter in , Obverse: Facing bust of Charlie Chaplin CHARLIE CHAPLIN IN IN 'THE GOLDRUSH' Reverse GAIETY THEATRE MANCHESTER COMMENCING 11th JANUARY 1926 4 WEEKS VF with some toning spots
£110 London Coins : A134 : Lot 1533 : Charlie Chaplin 'The Goldrush' 1926 26mm diameter in brass, Obverse: Facing bust of ... London Coins : A134 : Lot 1533 : Charlie Chaplin 'The Goldrush' 1926 26mm diameter in brass, Obverse: Facing bust of ...

Auction 126
Tokens Unofficial s (34) Antrim 5520, Cork 5740, 5840, Dublin 5980, 1680, Lanarkshire 7370, 2150, 3330, 3380, 3550, 3560, 3640, 3300, 3490, 2340, 2720, 2810, 2820, 4960 white metal, 4960 , 3900, 3910, 3940, 3960, 4000, 4050, 1500, 4990, 5130, 4960, 510, 660, 980, Unknown locality 7620 VF-GEF lustre all attributed
£320

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
£900

Auction 114
Tokens (3) 1794 DH58 CO of COMMERCE badly struck NEF, DH153e with engrailed edge EF, Sheff
£34

Auction 106
Tokens 1666 William Wright of God Fine
£75

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