The Late Robinson S. Brown Jr Collection

Date of Auction: 5th October 2011

Sold for £95

Estimate: £80 - £100

Norfolk, Norwich, Joseph Hardingham, Kempson’s Halfpenny, 1797, short hair, 13.25g/6h (DH 35); Kempson’s mule Halfpenny, 1797, rev. helmeted bust left, 11.60g/12h (DH 36) [2]. First about extremely fine but lightly cleaned, second fine but lacquered, both rare £80-100

Footnote

Provenance: *DH 35 bt J.A. Bobbe November 1996; DH 36 bt M.Z. Gerson August 1982