The Late Robinson S. Brown Jr Collection

Date of Auction: 3rd October 2012

Sold for £320

Estimate: £80 - £100

Anglesey, Amlwch, Parys Mine Co, Pennies, 1788 (10), long-topped p, curved 1 and 7 in date, single acorns, 24 acorns, 28.50g/12h (DH 86), 22 acorns (3), 28.13g/12h (DH 88), 28.28g/12h (DH 89), 28.12g/12h (DH 90), 21 acorns, 28.66g/12h (DH 91), 17 acorns (3), 28.89g/12h (DH 93), 28.93g/12h (DH 93 bis, this piece illustrated), 28.70g/12h (DH 94), 16 acorns, 28.05g/12h (DH 96), 14 acorns, 28.36g/12h (DH 97) [10]. DH 93 and 94 very fine, DH 93 bis fine and extremely rare, others in varied state, some scarce £80-100

Footnote

Provenance: DH 86, 93 and 94 W. Longman Collection, Glendining Auction, 12-13 March 1958, lot 347 (part) [86 from Spink July 1915, 93 from Baldwin July 1915, 94 from R. Dalton December 1912], A.H. Baldwin Collection, Spink Auction 43, 18 April 1985, lot 172 (part), W.J. Noble Collection, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 58B (Melbourne), 7-8 July 1998, lot 1134 (part); DH 88 and 90 bt A. Davisson July 1996; DH 89 W.J. Noble Collection, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 58B (Melbourne), 7-8 July 1998, lot 1134 (part); DH 91 S.V. Hagley Collection, W.J. Noble Collection, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 58B (Melbourne), 7-8 July 1998, lot 1156 (part); DH 93 bis A.W. Jan Collection, A.H. Baldwin Collection, Spink Auction 43, 18 April 1985, lot 172 (part), W.J. Noble Collection, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 58B (Melbourne), 7-8 July 1998, lot 1134 (part); DH 96 bt R. Gladdle May 1997; DH 97 bt C. Fellage March 1998