The Late Robinson S. Brown Jr Collection

Date of Auction: 3rd October 2012

Sold for £250

Estimate: £100 - £150

Anglesey, Amlwch, Parys Mine Co, Proof Penny, 1787, druid’s head encircled by wreath with 30 acorns, rev. value above pm co cypher, edge on demand in london liverpool or anglesey, 27.99g/6h (DH 5). Trifling surface marks on reverse, otherwise brilliant and as struck, bronzed £100-150

Footnote

Provenance: Bt J.A. Bobbe November 1996