The Late Robinson S. Brown Jr Collection

Date of Auction: 3rd October 2012

Sold for £420

Estimate: £200 - £250

Anglesey, Amlwch, Parys Mine Co, Proof Penny, 1788, in gilt-copper, from the same obv. die as previous, rev. similar, edge on demand in london liverpool or anglesey, 27.52g/12h (DH 128). Obverse spotted and a scratch in the reverse field at 5 o’clock, otherwise extremely fine and brilliant, rare £200-250


Provenance: Bt J.A. Bobbe February 1996