Lot Archive

Lot

№ 51 x

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12 October 2021

Hammer Price:
£300

George III (1760-1820), Pre-1816 issues, Pattern Halfpenny, 1799 (late Soho), by C.H. Küchler, in copper, laureate bust right, · · · on truncation, rev. Britannia seated left, normal triangle of dots on rock, edge obliquely grained, 9.31g/6h (BMC 1242 [KH 21]; Selig –). Dusky tone, spot by first a of britannia and other carbon specks, otherwise extremely fine, rare £300-£360

Provenance: Baldwin vault; Baldwin Auction 60, 5-6 May 2009, lot 888