British Tokens from the Collection of the late David Perry

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Date of Auction: 21st March 2016

Sold for £600

Estimate: £300 - £400

ABERDEENSHIRE, Aberdeen, Denton’s Halfpenny, 1797, ancient fortress, rev. jb cypher, edge plain, 6.74g/6h (DH 1). Struck over an imitation Halfpenny of Thomas Worswick of Lancaster, 1794 (DH 39ff); good very fine with a hint of original colour, rare £300-400

Footnote

Provenance: Bt A.V. Partington April 1978