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

Date of Auction: 12th February 2020

Sold for £440

Estimate: £300 - £400

Victoria (1837-1901), Restrike Pattern Penny, 1860, by J. Moore for E. Shorthouse, type 3, in bronze, laureate bust left, rev. Britannia seated left on rock, no legend, edge plain, 11.29g/12h (F 860; BMC 2132). Characteristic group of rust spots on neck polished out, figure of Britannia weakly struck up, about extremely fine, rare £300-£400


Provenance: ‘Patina’ Collection, Spink Auction 153, 11 July 2001, lot 1027