Coins, Tokens and Medals of the Isle of Man from the Collection of the late Neil B. Todd
Date of Auction: 18th March 2015
Sold for £1,800
Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500
FootnoteProvenance: W. Cunningham Collection, Glendining Auction, 31 January-2 February 1951, lot 651; bt 1970.
The latest research would suggest that these silver strikings were coined after the regular copper issue, as the dies exhibit more wear. Cunningham owned six of these specimens, of which this example was, ostensibly, the best