British Tokens from the Collection of the late Bill McKivor

Date of Auction: 30th September 2021

Sold for £550

Estimate: £300 - £400

18th Century Tokens, LONDON, Hyde Park, Gamaliel Skidmore, Halfpenny, 1797, man skating, rev. gs cypher, edge grained, 9.37g/4h (DH 534). From the reverse die in unflawed state, virtually as struck, chocolate-brown patina, very rare £300-£400


Provenance: M.Z. Gerson Collection [from J.A. Bobbe May 1978]; W.J. Noble Collection, Part I, Noble Numismatics Pty, Auction 58B (Melbourne), 7-8 July 1998, lot 559; R.S. Brown Jr Collection, Part II, DNW Auction T8, 6 October 2010, lot 311