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MB93 Auction of Tokens, Tickets and Passes
with Coin weights and scales

Closed Weds. 10 June 2020

PRICES REALISED here  updated 16 June

Unsolds marked zero 0 available at the reserve price in the catalogue on a first come, first served basis.  Tied bids marked in bold italics so the first bid received has won.  Invoices will be sent to winning bidders shortly i.e. in the next 48 hours after the end of the sale.  Please exercise patience! 

5% buyer's premium and postage will be added to all invoices

Corrections to text catalogue and addenda here

Text only catalogue download here please use!
1.  17th century tokens 1-103
2.  18th and 19th century silver & copper tokens 104-206
3.  Tickets and Passes - industrial, military, mining, transport, minting etc. 207-281
4.  Pub checks ex Emyr George collection and others 282-387
5.  More pub checks, brewery & distillery tokens, refreshments 388-450
6.  Farm and market checks 451-532
7.  Advertising tokens, machine & value stated, miscellany, toy and gaming 533-582
8.  Countermarked coins, Scottish church communion tokens 583-625
9.  World tokens, foreign tokens and books 626-712
10. Coin weights, balances and scales, trade weights 713-end

The latest token and weights auction is a little delayed due to the pandemic and lockdown restrictions.  However, we managed  before lockdown to collect the late Emyr George‚Äôs collection.  Mainly focussed on Wales and Shropshire,  we present the first part here with the non-Welsh portion and miscellaneous tokens.  Emyr was a consummate collector and had a really good eye for pieces not just for himself but for swapping with other like-minded collectors.  The Welsh and Shropshire checks, pub and mining among them, will be offered in the autumn.  We will certainly be busy over the summer!

We start with a suite of 17th century tokens, properties of several collectors, with the emphasis on Kent, Lancashire and the West Country.  This is followed by some rather good 18th century tokens and a run of 19th century silver and copper tokens.   Reserves have been set to sell!  So dig in please.  As usual we have tokens and coin weights from the various series and hope you enjoy reading the catalogue and finding things to add to your collection.

fixed price token page 
And our fixed price medals page too!