Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £500

Estimate: £400 - £600

Anglesey, Amlwch, Parys Mine Co, Proof Penny, 1787, in silver, from the same dies as previous, edge on demand in london liverpool or anglesey, 29.51g/6h (DH 5). Test cut on reverse rim at 6 o’clock, otherwise extremely fine and lightly toned, very rare £400-600


Provenance: A Collection of 18th Century Trade Tokens, Part I, Mark Rasmussen FPL 8, Summer 2005 (189)