The Collection of Engraved Coins formed by the late Richard Law

Date of Auction: 13th May 2015

Sold for £220

Estimate: £150 - £200

Halfpenny undertypes (7), viz. three-masted ship; John Connor, rev. three-masted ship; crossed hearts and arrows above anchor, A Trifel Love, rev. three-masted ship, 1794; Marey Bates 1795; crossed hearts and flaming staves, If Parted We Die on rev. of George III Halfpenny [1770-5]; hearts and crossed arrows, rev. Dia. Briggs 1791; gentleman in hat, rev. TF monogram; The Kings Patent around Jno. Hoopers Female Pills; George III imitation Halfpenny, 1771, creased as a love token; flower above Jane Linskell Gilling, on rev. of George II Farthing; T+P, P+R on rev. of Denmark, Christian VI, Skilling [1735-46] [11]. Varied state, some of good style £150-200


Provenance: First and eighth bt S.H. Monks January 2012; second, third and ninth bt Spink June 2008; fourth bt A. Judd September 1998; fifth bt Spink March 2009; last gift of P. Dawson December 2003