The Late Robinson S. Brown Jr Collection

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Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £150

Estimate: £100 - £150

LANARKSHIRE, Anderston, W. McNeilage, Farthing, 2.54g/6h (DH 11); Glasgow, James Angus, Farthings, 1780 (2), 3.20g/6h, 3.16g/6h (both DH 22), Alexander Hamilton, Farthings, 1791 (3), 4.74g/6h (DH 31/32), 4.68g/6h (DH 33), 5.25g/6h (DH 35), Retailers’ Farthings (3), 2.27g/12h (DH 43), 2.45g/6h (DH 47), 2.45g/6h (DH 48), Gilbert Shearer & Co, imitation Halfpence, 1791 (3), 9.73g/12h (DH 3), 9.61g/6h (DH 4), 9.65g/6h (DH 5c), Lutwyche’s mule Halfpence (2), 10.72g/6h (DH 6), 9.17g/6h (DH 8); Unlocalised issues, Grocer series, Farthings (2), later types, 3.28g/12h (DH 1), Kirkwood’s, 2.89g/12h (DH 2; W 7544) [16]. DH 5c about very fine and very rare, others in varied state £100-150

Footnote

Provenance: DH 5c A. Hannah Collection, CNG Auction 30 (New York), 11 June 1994, lot 640 (part) [from Corbitt & Hunter August 1964], Davissons Mailbid Sale 5, 25 July 1995 (428); DH 6 bt W. McKivor March 2000; DH 8 bt S. Cordova January 1991; DH 11 bt R. Gladdle October 2001; DH 22 at 3.16g, Unlocalised DH 1 and 2 bt A. Davisson September 1994; DH 31/32 bt F. Seymour September 1994; DH 35 bt S. Cordova May 1988; DH 48 bt M.Z. Gerson March 1981