The Collection of Engraved Coins formed by the late Richard Law

Date of Auction: 13th May 2015

Sold for £320

Estimate: £100 - £150

Halfpenny undertypes (6), viz. a George II Halfpenny, 1730, obv. planed flat and engraved Qr. Mr. Wm. Buck Ob. 12 Feb. 1741 Æ 44 around WB monogram; Henry Dykes was born August the 12 1750; bird on branch, rev. Rich D Grinnell Worcester April 4 1788; Mary Elizth. Tooley, rev. Gift of Isabella Rossco; Edward Ray London November 1779; JM, rev. When this you se (sic) Remember me the many miles we distant be, E*C [6]. Varied state, some of good style £100-150


Provenance: First bt S.H. Monks January 2014; second bt Spink March 2009; third bt Spink June 2008; fourth bt Spink March 2009; fifth Baldwin Auction, 3 November 2001, lot 86 (part); last bt S.H. Monks July 2011