Tokens from the Late David Griffiths Collection

Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £410

Estimate: £150 - £200

Anglesey, Amlwch, Parys Mine Co, Penny, 1787, druid’s head encircled by wreath with 22 acorns, rev. from the same die as previous, edge on demand in london liverpool or anglesey, 28.04g/6h (DH 10). Very fine, reverse better, extremely rare; only three other specimens known to the cataloguer in private hands £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: Bt S.E. Schwer April 1982