The Collection of Engraved Coins formed by the late Richard Law

Date of Auction: 13th May 2015

Sold for £240

Estimate: £100 - £150

George III, Penny, 1797, both sides planed flat, crown in wreath, Mrs V A Knee around, rev. When This You see Remember Me When I am in a foreing (sic) county. (sic) C.R.; George III, Halfpenny [1806-7], obv. planed flat, E. Frape Convicted June 7th 1839, rev. trees added to Britannia design [2]. Very fine; worthy of further research


Provenance: Second bt in Wakefield August 2003.

Edward Frape (1807-77), from Dursley, Gloucestershire, a mason by trade