GLOUCESTERSHIRE, Bristol, Patent Sheathing Nail Manufactory [Samuel Guppy], First issue, Halfpence (3), all ship with flag at left, 8.34g/12h (W 484), 8.25g/12h (W 484a), 8.54g/12h (W 485, this piece illustrated); Farthing, 3.86g/12h (W 490) . W 484a very fine and very rare, others extremely fine, last two with diffused original colour £150-200
This lot was sold as part of a special collection, 19th Century Tokens from the Collection of the Late Francis Cokayne.
Provenance: W 484a bt Lincoln June 1900.
W 485 only illustrated