The Collection of Engraved Coins formed by the late Richard Law

Date of Auction: 13th May 2015

Sold for £800

Estimate: £120 - £150

Anglesey, Amlwch, Parys Mine Co, Pennies (4), engraved with female seated right, Mary Barlow, Octr. 26 1777, rev. MB monogram in shield; rev. only, sailing brig, engraved SS AW in exergue, countermarked el; rev. only, M. Law Born March 12 1780; rev. only, Thos. Kelsall Born Fey. 9 1773; various undertypes (5), engraved man with gun and dog, rev. When this you see remember me and baer (sic) me in your mind let all the world say what they will of me speak as you find; engraved JP monogram, 1798, rev. Long may you live happy may you be blest with content and from misfortunes free; stipple engraved, Let your Heart be as true as mine, rev. Forget me Not; one side only, I. Bradshaw, Liverpool, retrograde; rev. only, crossed hearts above MB monogram [9]. Varied state, some of good style and worthy of further research £120-150


Provenance: First and second bt S.H. Monks July 2011; third bt July 2001; fourth bt in Rochdale July 2011; sixth bt J.G. Scott October 2012; seventh bt in Wakefield August 2003; eighth bt R. Gladdle March 2003