The Late Robinson S. Brown Jr Collection

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Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £220

Estimate: £150 - £200

ANGLESEY, Amlwch, Parys Mine Co, Pennies (18), 1787 (9), 28.42g/12h (DH 18), 27.85g/12h (DH 25), 27.47g/12h (DH 35), 28.51g/12h (DH 36), 27.19g/12h (DH 42), 28.59g/12h (DH 51), 28.26g/12h (DH 54), 28.75g/12h (DH 76), 29.71g/12h (DH 79); 1788 (9), 28.37g/12h (DH 96), 29.20g/12h (DH 117), 28.74g/12h (DH 140), 28.74g/12h (DH 183), 27.47g/12h (DH 230), 28.03g/12h (DH 231), 28.86g/12h, 26.31g/12h (both DH 235), 27.75g/12h (DH 238) [18]. DH 76 about extremely fine with a hint of original colour, DH 51 very fine but harshly lacquered, others generally fine £150-200

Footnote

Provenance: DH 35, 117 and 183 bt A. Davisson July 1996; DH 36, 42, 54 and 231 bt M.Z. Gerson November 1981; DH 51 bt J. Spingarn April 1997; DH 76 Davissons Mailbid Sale 5, 25 July 1995 (421); DH 79 bt S. Cordova April 1979; DH 96 and 140 bt J. Spingarn March 1997; DH 235 at 28.86g W.J. Noble Collection, Part I, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 58B (Melbourne), 7-8 July 1998, lot 1146 (part), recté DH 235; DH 235 at 26.31g bt B. Sailor August 1997; DH 238 by W. McKivor January 1997