Irish Coins from the C.J. Boismason Collection

Date of Auction: 12th December 2016

Sold for £420

Estimate: £240 - £300

George III (1760-1820), Soho coinage, Proof Penny, 1805, in copper, edge centre-grained, 17.82g/6h (S 6620). Light traces of handling on reverse, otherwise virtually as struck, obverse with much original colour £240-300

Footnote

Provenance: J.T. McFarlane Collection, Spink Auction 27, 16 March 1983, lot 67 (part), recté an original striking