Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (18 - 20 September 2018)

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Date of Auction: 18th - 20th September 2018

Sold for £2,800

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

George III (1760-1820), Pattern Penny, 1805 (probably early Soho), by C.H. Küchler, in white metal, laureate and draped bust right [from the Irish Penny], date added below, rev. Britannia seated left, sea close to border, edge plain, 12.90g/12h (BMC 1299 [KP 27]; Selig –). Extremely fine and of the highest rarity; superior to the plate coin [Peck’s] in BMC £1,000-1,500

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Provenance: C. Adams Collection, Spink Auction 164, 23 July 2003, lot 49