George II (1727-1760), Proof Halfpenny, 1736, in silver, edge plain, 11.70g/6h (S 6605; cf. Spink 29 March 2007, 322 [= DNW 77, 149]). Test marks and scrapes on edge, otherwise very fine with grey tone, very rare £800-£1,000
This lot was sold as part of a special collection, The Michael Gietzelt Collection of British and Irish Milled Coins.
Provenance: H.E. Manville Collection, DNW Auction 132, 15-18 September 2015, lot 315 [from Spink August 1980]