Lot Archive


№ 422


27 March 1996

Hammer Price:

18th Century, Shropshire, Ludlow, ‘Wines and Spirits by Massey Ludlow’ countermarked on a worn 18th Century Halfpenny sized flan (Scott 30.5); Somerset, ‘Thomas No. 3 Cock Lane Bath Cutler’ countermarked on a worn Halfpenny sized flan (Scott 31.2a). Countermarks bold and clear (£15-20)

The host coin of the second piece, though extremely worn, is a George I Halfpenny of 1722.