British Coins from the Collection of Ian Sawden (12 October 2021)

Date of Auction: 12th October 2021

Sold for £2,400

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

George III (1760-1820), Pre-1816 issues, Proof Penny, 1797 (late Soho), in gilt-copper, wreath with 11 leaves, edge plain, 28.70g/6h (BMC 1121 [KP 17]; Selig 1285; S 3777). Brilliant FDC, most attractive £1,500-£2,000

Footnote

Provenance: St James’s Auction 10, 6-7 November 2008, lot 871, recté BMC 1121