The Late Robinson S. Brown Jr Collection

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Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £160

Estimate: £120 - £150

AYRSHIRE, Cumnock, James Paterson, Farthing, 2.56g/12h (DH 9; W 7021); FIFESHIRE, Inverkeithing, John Meiklejon, Farthing, 3.04g/12h (DH 7), Kirkcaldy, Thomas Ronald, Farthing, 3.05g/6h (DH 10; W 7504); INVERNESS-SHIRE, Inverness, Mackintosh, Inglis & Wilson, Halfpence (5), 1793 (2), 12.08g/6h, 11.41g/6h (both DH 1b), 1794, 10.99g/6h (DH 2, bronzed), 1795, 9.05g/6h (DH 3), 1796 (2), 9.73g/6h (DH 4), 9.63g/6h (DH 5); KIRKCUDBRIGHTSHIRE, Gatehouse of Fleet, Thomas Scott & Co, Halfpenny, 1793, 9.15g/6h (DH 1); PERTHSHIRE, Perth, John Ferrier, Wright’s Halfpence (2), 10.44g/6h (DH 2), 10.23g/6h (DH 3), Patrick Maxwell, Halfpence, 1797 (2), 9.41g/6h, 8.86g/6h (both DH 5) [14]. Inverness DH 2 and one Perth DH 5 extremely fine but the former scuffed, others in varied state, second rare £120-150

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Provenance: Ayrshire DH 9 bt R. Gladdle April 1988; Fife DH 7 bt S. Cordova February 1998; DH 10 bt P. Flanagan August 1984; Inverness DH 1b at 12.08g bt S. Cordova April 1995; DH 1b at 11.41g bt S. Cordova August 1988; DH 2 bt J.A. Bobbe October 1993; DH 3 bt J.A. Bobbe April 1981; DH 4 bt P. Flanagan August 1984; Kirkcudbright DH 1 bt M.Z. Gerson December 1979; Perth DH 2 bt A. Davisson June 1993; DH 3 bt R. Gladdle August 1990; DH 5 at 9.41g bt M.Z. Gerson April 1979; DH 5 at 8.86g bt R. Gladdle March 1994