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Lot 804    SESSION 4 (4.30PM TUESDAY 23RD MARCH)    Miscellaneous Tokens and Checks

Estimate $70
SOLD $40

VARIOUS TOKENS, includes countermarked tokens, Purchase Number One Of Lloyd's Last/New Penny/Publication on obverse, and Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper Three Pence/Post/Free on reverse, on an 1806 halfpenny (A.1151); Read.Lloyds.Penny.Sunday.Times on obverse of 1806 penny (A.1156); Canterbury Council Adult Swimming Pool token in cupro nickel; other tokens in aluminium bronze for Armidale Swimming Centre, Adult; Bunbury Race Club (see footnote); Canberry Fair, Canberra; North Sydney Council Olympic Pool; Richmond Race Club; VCC (?), also New Zealand, Addington Paceway; Great Britain, John Player & Sons No.2 1/ 2d. Good - extremely fine. (11)

Ex Dr W.J.D.Mira Collection.

Note: The reverse of the Bunbury Race Club token is identical to the reverse of the Malaysia, Selangor Turf Club token in lot 1413, which reinforces the fact that both tokens were made by Amor, Australia.

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