19th Century Silver Tokens from the Collection formed by Duncan Pennock

Date of Auction: 15th March 2017

Sold for £600

Estimate: £300 - £400

England, BRITISH TOKENS, England, CORNWALL, County series, ‘Morgan’s’ Shilling, 1811, in copper, from the same dies as previous, edge grained, 3.79g/12h (D 2). Some striking weakness on obverse at 8 o’clock, otherwise very fine, extremely rare £300-400


Provenance: W.J. Noble Collection, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 58B (Melbourne), 7-8 July 1998, lot 1637 [from Baldwin 1978]; SNC March 1999 (1149); bt S.H. Monks March 2013