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

Date of Auction: 12th June 2018

Sold for £1,700

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

George III (1760-1820), Pre-1816 issues, Restrike Pattern Penny, 1797, by W.J. Taylor, in light bronze, laureate bust right, rev. Britannia seated left on globe, date in exergue, small letters and wreath on rims, edge plain, 29.08g/6h (cf. BMC 1135 [R 49]; cf. DNW 99, 483). File marks on reverse rim [in the die], otherwise about as struck, extremely rare £800-1,000