British Tokens (1 October 2014)

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Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £720

Estimate: £700 - £900

Carnarvonshire, Bangor, Seth Roberts, Skidmore’s Halfpenny, 1797, crowned harp dividing rd, v below, all within ornamented circle, rev. sth r cypher, 4 below, all in wreath, edge grained, 9.63g/12h (DH 1). Spot above 4, otherwise extremely fine with considerable original colour, very rare £700-900


Provenance: P.C. Deane Collection; M.Z. Gerson Collection, Part II, Spink Auction 58, 30 April 1987, lot 358 [from P.C.D. May 1984]