Countermarked Tokens from the Collection of Neil Beaton

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Date of Auction: 2nd April 2014

Sold for £220

Estimate: £100 - £150

PERTHSHIRE, Deanston, Adelphi Cotton Works, a George III imitation Halfpenny, date indeterminate, rev. countermarked adelphi cotton work around a woolsack, 7.43g/6h (Scott 77.1c; Hodge, SNC June 2002, pp.110-12, December 2009, p.210; D 91). Coin worn, countermark about very fine £100-150


Provenance: SNC June 1975 (6076); W.J. Noble Collection, Part I, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 58 (Melbourne), 7-8 July 1998, lot 1600 (part); bt R. Gladdle August 1998