Ancient, British and World Coins, Tokens, Jetons, Medals and Books (2 & 3 April 2014)

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Date of Auction: 2nd & 3rd April 2014

Sold for £650

Estimate: £150 - £200

BUTE, Rothesay, Rothsay Mills, an ANGLESEY, Parys Mine Co, imitation ‘Promissory’ Halfpenny, 1793 (DH Anglesey 451), obv. countermarked payable at rothsay mills ◊, 9.64g/6h (Scott 60.1A; D 65). Token fair to fine, countermark very fine £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: H.D. Gibbs Collection, Hans Schulman Auction (New York), 19 November 1960, lot 303; N.G. Brodie Collection, DNW Auction 55, 8 October 2002, lot 224 [from Spink May 1978]