The Late Robinson S. Brown Jr Collection

Date of Auction: 5th October 2011

Sold for £190

Estimate: £60 - £80

Norfolk, Blofield, Kempson’s Halfpence, 1796 (3), fear god edge, 12.26g/12h (DH 6), edge grained, 11.64g/12h (DH 6a), edge plain, 13.59g/12h (DH 6b); Kempson’s mule Halfpenny, rev. mounted dragoon, 9.49g/6h (DH 7) [4]. Usual reverse die flaw on first three, DH 6 very fine, DH 6b fine, others about extremely fine £60-80


Provenance: DH 6 bt M.Z. Gerson July 1978; *DH 6a bt F. Seymour September 1994 [from Baldwin]; DH 6b bt J.A. Bobbe April 1993; DH 7 bt F. Seymour September 1994