British Copper Coins from the Collection Formed by the Late George Bates

Image 1

Click Image to Zoom

Date of Auction: 14th November 2018

Sold for £150

Estimate: £300 - £400

William III (1694-1702), Halfpenny, 1697, reading brita[n]nia (BMC 650, and footnote 1; S 3554). Blank filing on drapery (and corresponding on reverse), otherwise good very fine, reverse with a trace of original colour £300-£400


In all probability the specimen once owned by L.V.W. Wright and referred to in BMC, p.171, footnote 1