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

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Date of Auction: 18th - 20th September 2018

Sold for £900

Estimate: £500 - £1,000

George III (1760-1820), Pattern (?) Halfpenny, 1796, unsigned [perhaps by L. Pingo], in copper, draped bust left, laureate and armoured, legend ends dei gratia, rev. Britannia seated left on globe, edge plain, 5.11g/6h (BMC 924; Eimer –; Selig –). Weakness in high points both sides, otherwise extremely fine with brown patina, extremely rare £500-1,000

Footnote

Provenance: B. Nicholson Collection; bt Baldwin April 2013