Staffordshire

  PrevNext  

1 2

Lot 1903    19TH CENTURY COPPER TOKENS    Staffordshire

Estimate $370
SOLD $400

BILSTON, James Atherton's penny, 1813, beehive/three cannon balls (Davis 32); Edward Beebee's pennies, 1811 and 1812 John of Gaunt/horseman at speed (Davis 33, 35); S. Fereday's pennies, 1811, view of iron furnaces and engine house/legend (Davis 37,38,39,40) legend both sides, 1812 (Davis 43) halfpenny 1812 similar (Davis 72); Rushbury & Woolley's pennies, 1811 bare headed bust of George III right/Royal Exchange building (Davis 55, 57,59,60,62, 67,71). The first two only fine otherwise very fine-nearly uncirculated, several with original mint red colour (16).

Davis 35,55 ex S.V. Hagley Collection, 37,39,57,59,60,62, from Spink in 1973 (4), 1975 (2 - Davis 37,60) 38,71 ex P. Deane Collection, 40 from Dolphin Coins in 1987, 43 from Seaby in 1973, 72 from R. Gladdle in 1988, others acquired in 1960's.

Estimate / sale price does not include buyer's premium (currently 22% including GST) which is added to hammer price. All bids are executed on the understanding that the Terms & Conditions of sale have been read and accepted. For information on grading and estimates please refer to the Buying at Auction advice.

Quick find

View a lot by number and sale.

Adjacent lots

  • Lot 1901  

    BILSTON, Rushbury & Woolley's twopence, 1811, as previous (Davis 30). Flat strike in outer areas, ...

    Estimate $140

  • Lot 1902  

    BILSTON, Rusbury & Woolley's twopence, 1811, as previous but bust slightly higher (Davis 31). Four ...

    Estimate $120

  • Lot 1903   This lot

    BILSTON, James Atherton's penny, 1813, beehive/three cannon balls (Davis 32); Edward Beebee's pennies, 1811 and ...

    Estimate $370

  • Lot 1904  

    BILSTON, Rushlury & Woolley's penny, 1811, bare headed and draped bust of George III right/building ...

    Estimate $90

  • Lot 1905  

    BURSLEM, I. & R. Riley and Machin & Co's penny, 1813, legend both sides (Davis ...

    Estimate $500