British Copper and Bronze Coins from the Collection formed by the late Hiram Brown

Date of Auction: 12th June 2018

Sold for £800

Estimate: £500 - £700

George III (1760-1820), Pre-1816 issues, Proof Twopence, 1797 (late Soho), in bronzed-copper, edge plain, 57.08g/12h (BMC 1068 [KT 2]; Selig 1264; S 3776). Minor field marks on reverse, otherwise extremely fine and brilliant, rare; in original metal shells £500-700

Footnote

Provenance: Baldwin Auction 23, 3 May 2000, lot 933