The Late Robinson S. Brown Jr Collection

Date of Auction: 2nd October 2013

Sold for £360

Estimate: £120 - £150

Co Dublin, Dublin, T. O’Bryen, Farthing, 1796, three sugar-loaves suspended above legend, rev. from the same die as previous, edge plain, 4.01g/6h (DH 385). Obverse practically as struck with considerable original colour and reflective surfaces, reverse with die flaw in mid-stage, extremely fine but with a spot on one of the sugar loaves


Provenance: Bt R. Gladdle May 1994