World Tokens, the Property of a North Country Collector

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2019

Sold for £420

Estimate: £400 - £500

Bahamas, ABACO, The Bahamas-Cuban Co Ltd, aluminium One Dollar 20 Cents, legend, rev. value, 35mm (Lyall –; Prid. –). Edge nicks and unofficially pierced, otherwise about very fine, extremely rare; the only recorded specimen £400-£500


Provenance: W. Tankersley Collection, Baldwin Auction 18, 12-13 October 1998, lot 177; E. Roehrs Collection, DNW Auction XXX, 14 February 2012, lot 1006.

The company succeeded the Bahamas Timber Co. in 1916