Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (5 & 6 June 2019)

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Date of Auction: 5th & 6th June 2019

Sold for £7,000

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Charles II, Pattern Farthing, 1660, by D. Ramage, in copper, mm. rosette, small crowned bust of Charles II left, signed r below, svch god loves, rev. from the same die as previous, edge plain, 2.52g/12h (Cooke –; BMC – [483 obv./476 rev.]). Portrait flat, otherwise fine, exceptionally rare; this and the next perhaps the only specimens known from this die combination £1,200-£1,500

Footnote

Provenance: Glendining Auction, 8 October 1991, lot 1180; E.R. Nutbourne Collection; Mark Rasmussen FPL 12, April 2007 (116)