CATALOGUE OF COINS AND MEDALS, INCLUDING THE COLLECTION OF GREEK, ROMAN & ENGLISH COINS, &C.… THE PROPERTY OF GEORGE HODGES… ALSO A COLLECTION OF TRADESMEN'S COPPER TOKENS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, INCLUDING THE RARE BIRMINGHAM SIXPENCE, THE DOUGLAS COPPER SHILLING, THE JERSEY HALFPENNY, AND MANY PATTERNS AND PROOFS, THE PROPERTY OF WILIAM NORMAN, ESQ.…. Wilkinson Sotheby, Hodge.

CATALOGUE OF COINS AND MEDALS, INCLUDING THE COLLECTION OF GREEK, ROMAN & ENGLISH COINS, &C.… THE PROPERTY OF GEORGE HODGES… ALSO A COLLECTION OF TRADESMEN'S COPPER TOKENS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, INCLUDING THE RARE BIRMINGHAM SIXPENCE, THE DOUGLAS COPPER SHILLING, THE JERSEY HALFPENNY, AND MANY PATTERNS AND PROOFS, THE PROPERTY OF WILIAM NORMAN, ESQ.…

London: 27–28 June 1905. Small 8vo, contemporary red three-quarter morocco, gilt; professionally rebacked spine with four raised bands, ruled and lettered in gilt; marbled endpapers. 43, (1) pages; 324 lots. Second day’s sale, comprising the Norman collection (lots 168–324) hand-priced in ink with numerous annotations by a knowledgeable specialist, noting “B” in the margin against many of the lots (presumably for A.H. Baldwin, the leading London dealer of the day in tokens). Catalogue folded before binding. Near fine. Item #5520

A most elusive sale catalogue of a very important collection. Davisson & Griffiths: “a major collection of 19th century tokens.” Manville and Robertson 1905-19. Ex Terrence J. Robertson Library, with his bookplate.

Price: $250.00

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