The Late Robinson S. Brown Jr Collection

Date of Auction: 3rd October 2012

Sold for £400

Estimate: £200 - £300

Anglesey, Amlwch, Parys Mine Co, Penny, 1787, attributed to J. Wilson for W. Williams, druid’s head encircled by wreath with 17 acorns, signed w, rev. value above pm co cypher, edge on demand in london liverpool or anglesey, 27.51g/6h (DH 15, this piece illustrated). Reverse very slightly off-centre, otherwise brilliant and virtually as struck, rare


Provenance: J.A. Bobbe Collection; bt J.A.B. September 1994