The Collection of Engraved Coins formed by the late Richard Law

Date of Auction: 13th May 2015

Sold for £160

Estimate: £100 - £150

George III, Penny [1806-7], stipple-engraved in field, J.E. 1841, rev. planed flat and stipple-engraved, Dear Emma were I in heaven without my God would be no joy to me and whilst this world is my abode I long for none but thee blessed Jesus let it ever be the chief delight to follow me; a 1797 Penny, obv. planed flat and reverse-engraved S. Eddy, Portrait Painter & Gives Instroctions (sic) in drwing (sic), termes onresenable (sic) (Scott 122.81) [2]. Varied state; the second worthy of further research £100-150


Provenance: First bt S.H. Monks November 2011; second bt Baldwin April 1999