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17th Century Tokens

(Reference numbers correspond to Williamson)
No. Date
Ref. No. Metal Diameter Condition Price

S1 1667 Blackwater, Essex. 1/2d John Wright, with old ticket W.47 AE 20mm Poor/Fair £50
S2 1666 Bridgwater, Somerset. 1/4d. Town Farthing W.48 AE 20mm GF £40
S3 N.D. Cambridge, 1/4d, James Alders. Lion rampant (Holed) W.10 AE 15mm Poor/Fair £4
S24 1651 Campden, Glos. Valentin Smith 1/4d a wheatsheaf W.30 AE 16mm N Fair £12
S4 1667 Canterbury, 1/2d Thomas Baker, Cheesmonger; his dble tkn W.42 AE 18mm VF £65
S5 N.D. Canterbury, 1/4d Francis Banick, a wheatsheaf + old ticket W.43 AE 16mm Fair/+ £32
S6 N.D. Canterbury, 1/2d. Jeremiah Masterson. Chequers; octagonal W.66 AE 20mm Fair/poor £36
S7 1653 Canterbury, Kent. John Simpson, rampant lion W.75 AE 15mm VF £32
S8 N.D. Chatham, Kent. 1/4d John Jeffery, a cheese-knife. Old ticket W.94 AE 15mm GF/+ £45
S9 1662 Chatham, Kent. WSI at the Globe W.98 AE 15mm VF+ £42
S10 1660 Cheshunt, Herts. John Wright, stick of 5 candles W.80 AE 16mm G Fair £12
S11 1669 Coventry, Warks. Town Halfpenny. W.55 Brass 20mm VF £20
S12 1663 Devizes, 1.4d, William Stevens. Grocers' arms, corroded W.77 AE 16mm F/Fair £8
S13 1669 Dorchester, Dorset. Town Farthing. Arms. Wrinkled W.53/55 AE 20mm GF+ £14
S14 1659 Dover, Kent. Martha Ford MF W.212 AE 16mm G Fair £10
S15 N.D. Dover, Kent. 1/4d John Thomas, 3 horse-shoes. W.234 AE 15mm F £50
S16 1658 Farnham, Surrey. 1/4d John Holloway, stick of 6 candles W.77 AE 16mm GF Sold
S17 1658 Farnham, Surrey. 1/4d. I.M.D. Blacksmith's Arms. W.73 AE 15mm Poor/Fair £32
S18 N.D. Farnham, Surrey. 1/4d. James Hunt, a castle / I.H. W.79 AE 16mm Fair £20
S19 N.D. Farnham, Surrey. Another, better. W.79 AE 16mm VF £50
S20 N.D. Farnham, Surrey, Another, even better W.79 AE 16mm GVF £65
S21 N.D. Farnham, Surrey. Henry Morris - Fishmongers' Arms. 1/4d W.82 AE 16mm F/GF £50
S22 N.D. Faversham, Kent. Francis Waterman, Mercers' Arms W.277 AE 16mm GVF/+ £60
S23 N.D. Faversham, Kent. Francis Waterman, Mercers' Arms W.277 Brass 16mm VF+ £48
S25 1667 Grantham, Town Halfpenny, Borough Arms, (flat in places) W.95 AE 20mm F+ £9
S26 1658 Guildford, Surrey. Town 1/4d. A castle betw'n 2 woolsacks W.98 AE 16mm VF £40
S27 1656 Guildford, Surrey. 1/4d. Nicholas Lintott. A castle W.110 AE 16mm Fair £25
S28 1652 Guildford, Surrey. John Martin, in Gilford. A woolpack. W.118 AE 16mm NF £32
S29 1657 Guildford, Surrey. 1/4d. Thomas Tompson. Castle/woolpack W.125 AE 16mm Fair/F £32
S30 1657 Guildford, Surrey. 1/4d Another W.125 AE 16mm GVF £85
S31 1663 Hereford. Will Welch, Weaver's Arms W.34 Brass 20mm Fair £25
S32 N.D. Lambourn, Berks. 1/2d Henry Knighton, a crown W.43 AE 20mm Poor/fair £25
S33 N.D. London, Fleet Street. 1/2d William Halsted, Grocers' Arms. W.1078 AE 20mm Fair £18
S34 N.D. Margate, Kent. George Freind, 3 pipes. Old ticket W.404 AE 15mm GF/+ £32
S35 1657 Newbury, Berks. Town Farthing. Castle with 3 raised parts. W. 51 AE 16mm F/AF £22
S36 1658 Ramsgate, Kent. 1/4d Clement March, cheese-knife. Old tckt W.453 AE 16mm GF £30
S37 1658 Rochester, Kent. 1/4d. William Campion W.460 AE 15mm F £20
S38 1651 Rochester, Kent. 1/4d Alice Cobham, Family arms. Old tckt W.463 AE 15mm Fair £25
S39 1653 Westerham. 1/4d Samuell Dalling. S.A.D. W.563 AE 16mm AF £22
S40 N.D. Wickham, Bucks. 1/4d. Richard Lucas. Lion holding rod. W.171 AE 15mm Poor/Fair £28
S41 1667 Wilton, Wilts. 1/2d Stephen Brassier. W.268 AE 18mm GF £20

Just in - a small selection of eleven Gloucestershire tokens :

S50 N.D. Charlton Kings. 1/4d Thomas Ashmeade, Grocers' Arms TEA W.33 Brass 15mm VF/GF £80
S51 N.D. Cheltenham. 1/4d Edward Johnson, Mercers' Arms E.M.I. W.39 AE 16mm NVF £55
S52 1657 Gloucester, Town Farthing, Luke Nourse, Maior. Arms, pitted W.78 AE 21mm F £18
S53 (16)70 Northleach, 1/2d, Richard Butler & Will Neale, Bakers' Arms W.139 AE 21mm NVF £65
S54 1656 Stow-on-the-Wold, 1/4d. William Mince, Mercers' Arms. W.A.M. W.157 AE 16mm Poor/NF £23
S55 N.D. Tewkesbury, 1/4d, Lawrence Ambrey; pair of shears. W.171 AE 15mm Poor £12
S56 1668 Tewkesbury, 1/2d, Edward Laight, lion rampant, E.E.L. W.190 Brass 19mm F/GF £38
S57 1666 Tewkesbury, 1/2d, Samuell Smyth, S.S. W.201 AE 18mm VF/GF £55
S58 1666 Another, as above. W.201 AE 19mm NF £32
S59 1666 Winchcombe, 1/4d, William Jones. A roll of cloth W.212 AE 15mm GF £35
S60 1657 Winchcombe, 1/4d, George Skinner; a man making candles W.217 AE 15mm NF/Fair £28

(ex. Dora Harris collection).