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

Date of Auction: 12th June 2018

Sold for £160

Estimate: £100 - £150

Pontefract, Boniface Cowper, Farthings (2), 1.07g/6h (N 5995; BW. 255), 0.86g/6h (N 5996; BW. 256); George Daniell, Farthing, [16]67, 0.42g/12h (N 5998b, this piece; BW. 258); Thomas English, Farthing, 1.28g/6h (dies not in N; BW. 259); Timothy Feild, Farthing, 0.96g/6h (N 6000 obv., rev. different and the initials appearing to read t.e; cf. BW. 260) [5]. Varied state, all rare £100-150

Footnote

Provenance: N 5995 Spink Auction 196, 24-5 September 2008, lot 385 (part); N 5998 Lord Grantley Collection, Part V, Glendining Auction, 18-19 May 1944, lot 1995 (part), H. Hird Collection, Glendining Auction, 6 March 1974, lot 285 (part), Norweb Collection [from Seaby], SNC February 2001 (TT 300), SNC October 2003 (TT 2784), bt Spink March 2005; others bt November 2007