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

Date of Auction: 12th October 2021

Sold for £550

Estimate: £400 - £500

George III (1760-1820), Pre-1816 issues, Proof Penny, 1797 (late Soho), in copper, wreath with 11 leaves, edge plain, 28.13g/6h (BMC 1123 [KP 17]; Selig 1287; S 3777). Metal flaw between e and x of rex, otherwise extremely fine £400-£500

Footnote

Provenance: Spink Auction 210, 6-7 October 2011, lot 450, recté BMC 1123