George III (1760-1820), Restrike Pattern Halfpenny, 1788, by W.J. Taylor after J.-P. Droz, in aluminium, laureate bust right, rev. Britannia seated left on globe, scroll pattern border to robe, edge plain, 4.09g/12h (BMC 1006 [R 19]). About extremely fine with sharp rims, extremely rare £400-£600
This lot was sold as part of a special collection, British Copper Coins from the Collection Formed by the Late George Bates.
Provenance: Bonhams Auction, 14 December 2005, lot 396