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2 hours ago, TomGoodheart said:

Yup. Left ticket (which looks grey to me and written in fountain pen) looks like Comber's writing to me too.

Thanks for that :)

Interesting…why would he write two for the same coin?

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15 hours ago, Coinery said:

Thanks for that :)

Interesting…why would he write two for the same coin?

Is the other (neater hand) ticket not John Jerrams? Or am I confused?

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14 hours ago, TomGoodheart said:

Is the other (neater hand) ticket not John Jerrams? Or am I confused?

No these are the tickets that belonged to an earlier sale, before J.J. purchased it to sell, I got confused with me pictures 😬

The neater hand is agreed to be Comber (there’s a couple of other Comber tickets posted in recent days for comparison), so it’s now the left I’m curious about? Sorry for the confusion.

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On 11/22/2022 at 2:24 PM, 1949threepence said:

Bill Pugsley?

yes, that's the man. We exchanged emails for a while and I thought the book was imminent but I've heard nothing for over a year.

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9 minutes ago, secret santa said:

yes, that's the man. We exchanged emails for a while and I thought the book was imminent but I've heard nothing for over a year.

He often used to post on various facebook coin groups, but I haven't seen him for a very long time. Well over a year.

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So this (larger one) is Chris Comer, Stu?

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5 hours ago, TomGoodheart said:

 

 

So this (larger one) is Chris Comer, Stu?

large.2106167874_WalterWilkinson(claimed)Baldwins(MichaelSharp).jpg.7db1a4d5a61728b19ff03689eaf6ce24.jpg

Looks like it to me :)

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Cool. Thanks! I'll update my records.

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3 hours ago, TomGoodheart said:

Cool. Thanks! I'll update my records.

Have you the coin with those tickets, not a common 6d that?

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13 hours ago, Coinery said:

Have you the coin with those tickets, not a common 6d that?

No, I just save any images of coin tickets I think might be useful later and this was one I spotted.
The other ticket is a Baldwins one in Michael Sharp's hand. Hopefully both are still with the coin. 

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I'm completely green when it comes to old tickets, so any help appreciated. I've just bought a W&M 1693 Irish halfpenny and it has come with an old circular ticket, plus a paper holder. As far as I can judge the writing on these is from two different people, and I wondered if anybody can identify either or both of them. Any ideas? There was no clue from the vendors.

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