The Collection of Yorkshire 17th Century Tokens formed by Christopher Street

Date of Auction: 8th November 2017

Sold for £300

Estimate: £300 - £400

Bradford, Thomas Walker, Farthing, 165[?3], 0.87g/6h (N –; D –). Area of surface corrosion on reverse, otherwise fair and all but the last figure of the date clear, a great rarity and perhaps the only known specimen


Provenance: Bt N.A. Clark October 2006.

The token, by Ramage, reads: mm. 5-point mullet, thomas (lozenge) walker, t w flanking a tree-like object with branches, rev. in (lozenge) bradford (lozenge) 165[–], griffin standing left