World Tokens (14 February 2012)

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Date of Auction: 14th February 2012

Sold for £1,100

Estimate: £600 - £800

BRIDGETOWN, John Arnot & Co, uniface trial for the obv. of the Pattern Penny, 1791, by T. Wyon for M. Boulton, in white metal, negro head left, edge plain, not struck in collar, 33mm, 3.96g (Lyall –; Prid. –; Margolis, SNC 1990, p.200, fig. 1, this piece). Extremely fine; probably the only known specimen £600-800


Provenance: Bt R. Margolis 1991