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

Date of Auction: 12th June 2018

Sold for £280

Estimate: £150 - £200

Sheffield, Robert Boughton, Farthing, 1663, 1.39g/6h (N 6053a, this piece; BW. 320), Halfpenny, 1663, 1.37g/12h (N 6054a, this piece; cf. D 320A), Penny, 1668, 2.56g/12h (N 6055a, this piece; BW. 319) [3]. N 6053 about very fine, N 6054 mediocre, N 6055 about fine, all rare £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: *N 6053 H. Hird Collection, Glendining Auction, 6 March 1974, lot 285 (part) [from Baldwin], Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 149, 15 November 2000, lot 183 (part) [from Seaby], bt N.A. Clark May 2006; N 6054 R.J. Carthew Collection, H. Hird Collection, Glendining Auction, 6 March 1974, lot 285 (part) [from Baldwin], Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 149, 15 November 2000, lot 183 (part) [from Seaby], bt N.A. Clark October 2006; N 6055 H. Hird Collection, Glendining Auction, 6 March 1974, lot 285 (part) [from Baldwin], Norweb Collection, Spink Auction 149, 15 November 2000, lot 182 [from Seaby], bt N.A. Clark October 2006