Ancient, British and World Coins, Tokens, and Historical Medals (3 February 1999)

Date of Auction: 3rd February 1999

Sold for £480

Estimate: £600 - £700

Victoria (1837-1901), Pattern Penny, 1860, type 1 [1+A], silver, laureate bust left, reverse Britannia seated to right on rock, GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND, value expressed as 1D, edge plain, struck en médaille, 11.83gm (Freeman 825 [not in Sale]; BMC 2099). Light hairlines on obverse and scratches on cheek, characteristic group of rust spots by olive branch, sometime cleaned but otherwise extremely fine and retaining much brilliance, extremely rare (£600-700)

Footnote

Ex Stark (Glendining 10 July 1985, 359)