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

Date of Auction: 14th November 2018

Sold for £800

Estimate: £500 - £700

Anne (1702-1714), Trial Halfpenny, unsigned [by J. Croker], in copper, draped bust left, rev. similar, edge decvs et tvtamen anno regni dvode, 10.95g/6h (BMC 709, this piece). High points weak, otherwise good very fine and patinated, extremely rare


Provenance: ‘Gregory’ Collection, Part II, Baldwin Auction 47, 25 September 2006, lot 372; bt Baldwin November 2010