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

Date of Auction: 3rd February 1999

Sold for £720

Estimate: £550 - £650

Victoria (1837-1901), Pattern Penny, 1860, type 3 [1+C], silver, laureate bust left, reverse Britannia seated to right on rock, one penny above, date below, edge plain, struck en médaille, 11.71gm (Freeman 844 [not in Sale]; BMC 2117, this coin). Brilliant mint state, attractive steel-blue and grey mottled tone, extremely rare (£550-650)

Footnote

Ex Carter, Peck, Glendining 12 Oct. 1966 (100, pt), 23 Apr. 1969 (184) and 2 Nov. 1988 (199)