British Tokens (1 October 2014)

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Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £920

Estimate: £500 - £600

18th Century Tokens, AYRSHIRE, Ayr, William Fullarton, Restrike Pattern Halfcrown, 1799, by M. Young from dies by J. Milton, in silver, similar, edge plain, 14.56g/12h (Dykes, BNJ 2002, pp.156-8; DH 5 bis I). Trifling die rust on reverse at left of Hanoverian shield, otherwise virtually as struck and toned, an early issue almost certainly made before 1830


Provenance: Mark Rasmussen FPL 17, Summer 2009 (545)