World Tokens (14 February 2012)

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Date of Auction: 14th February 2012

Sold for £880

Estimate: £600 - £800

BRIDGETOWN, John Arnot & Co, uniface trial for the rev. of the Pattern Penny, 1791, by T. Wyon for M. Boulton, in white metal, pineapple, edge plain, not struck in collar, 34mm, 5.52g (Lyall –; Prid. –; Margolis, SNC 1990, p.200, fig. 2, this piece). Some light surface discolouration, otherwise extremely fine; probably the only known specimen £600-800


Provenance: Bt R. Margolis 1991