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Penny 1860 Pennies : English Coins

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Auction 157
English Coins 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 10 dies 2+D UNC/ABU the obverse with a minor hairline otherwise full original lustre, the reverse prooflike, currency with this amount of lustre seldom seen of any date and highly sought after, comes in an old Baldwins Envelope with the Duncannon Street Address. Cataloguers note: the envelope dates from 1920 or earlier as this is when Baldwins moved to Adelphi Terrace £200 London Coins : A157 : Lot 2974 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 10 dies 2+D UNC/ABU the obverse with a minor hairline otherwise fu... London Coins : A157 : Lot 2974 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 10 dies 2+D UNC/ABU the obverse with a minor hairline otherwise fu...

Auction 156
English Coins 1864 Crosslet 4 Peck 1664 with 239/136 scratched in the obverse field, toned UNC with traces of lustre and a few small spots. The numbers were scratched into the field during the mastership of Professor Thomas Graham (1855-1869) have been shown by G.P.Dyer to represent overall output in tons of bronze coin minted since 1860 (the higher figure) and output in tons of that particular denomination since 1860 (the lower figure) This is not the example pictured in Michael Gouby's 'The British Bronze Penny' - Specialised Edition (Page 49) but displays a superb sharp strike. A highly desirable piece of n bronze coinage history, as stated by Gouby there are only 2 examples known, this, Ex-D.W.Grey 20/10/1971, Lot 111, Ex-Seaby Bulletin, September 1974, item K162, Ex-Sotheby Auction 9/10/1979 Lot 257, Ex-Michael Freeman, and one other, the other example illustrated in Gouby's book being the Ex-Norweb, Ex-A.H.F.Baldwin example, described by Spink as 'Extremely Fine and attractively patinated'. A total of 34 'scratched field' bronze coins are recorded of all dates and denominations, made up of 20 Pennies, 7 and 7 s. Of the 20 Pennies, 12 are known to be in the British Museum , this being one of the remaining 8 available to commerce. An extremely rare opportunity to bid on a piece of Victorian numismatic history. We note a standard currency 1864 Crosslet 4 Penny in UNC sold in our March 2014 auction (Lot 1844) for £3978 inclusive of buyers premium.
£9,000 London Coins : A156 : Lot 2511 : Penny 1864 Crosslet 4 Peck 1664 with 239/136 scratched in the obverse field, toned UNC with traces o... London Coins : A156 : Lot 2511 : Penny 1864 Crosslet 4 Peck 1664 with 239/136 scratched in the obverse field, toned UNC with traces o...

Auction 153
English Coins (3) 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 266 dies 4+B the 8 and 0 broken in the date, VF, 1861 Freeman 273 dies 4+G the 8 and 6 in the date broken, GVF with traces of lustre, 1862 First N of PENNY double struck UNC with traces of lustre
£50 London Coins : A153 : Lot 3069 : Halfpennies (3) 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 266 dies 4+B the 8 and 0 broken in the date, VF, 1861 Fr... London Coins : A153 : Lot 3069 : Halfpennies (3) 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 266 dies 4+B the 8 and 0 broken in the date, VF, 1861 Fr...

Auction 152
English Coins Books - Peck - English Copper Tin and Bronze Coins in the British Museum 1558 - 1958 Second Edition 1970, Gouby - The British Bronze Specialised Edition, John Jerrams - Satin Coins (4) A Comprehensive Listing of Varieties For The Currency Issue British Bun Penny of 1860 1861 1862 1863, Bronze Bun 1860 to 1865 and Their Varieties (3) (Currency Issues) (Currency Issues Only 1999) and (With Updates Valuations), Michael Freeman The Bronze Penny 3 different editions the 1970 Edition signed by Mr Freeman, British Numismatic Journals (2) Volume 52 1982 containing Numbered Strikings of n Bronze Pennies G.P.Dyer (page 234) Volume 54 1984 Richard Sainthill and the Bronze Coinage G.P Dyer (page 263). Generally good second hand.
£340

Auction 152
English Coins 1860 as Freeman 10 dies 2+D but variety with the colon after D:G: pointing left of a tooth rather than directly at a tooth (see notes on page 14 Satin's 'British Bun and Their Varieties' 2003 edition), now listed as Gouby Obverse E with similar legend to edge alignments, GF/NVF once cleaned, Ex-London Coins Auction A123 7/12/2008 Lot 1243 hammer price £75 £80 London Coins : A152 : Lot 2354 : Penny 1860 as Freeman 10 dies 2+D but variety with the colon after D:G: pointing left of a tooth rat... London Coins : A152 : Lot 2354 : Penny 1860 as Freeman 10 dies 2+D but variety with the colon after D:G: pointing left of a tooth rat...

Auction 148
English Coins 1860 Freeman 10 dies 2+D with T over T in VICT, rocks to the left of the lighthouse fail to meet the linear circle (see illustration on page 14 of 'The Early British Bun and Their Varieties' by John Jerrams) UNC with good, slightly subdued lustre £160 London Coins : A148 : Lot 2175 : Penny 1860 Freeman 10 dies 2+D with T over T in VICT, rocks to the left of the lighthouse fail to me... London Coins : A148 : Lot 2175 : Penny 1860 Freeman 10 dies 2+D with T over T in VICT, rocks to the left of the lighthouse fail to me...

Auction 147
English Coins (3) 1860 Beaded Border (2) Freeman 1 dies 1+A VG, Freeman 6 dies 1+B Fine, 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 17 dies 6+D GVF with some digs and scratches, Rare
£85 London Coins : A147 : Lot 2851 : Pennies (3) 1860 Beaded Border (2) Freeman 1 dies 1+A VG, Freeman 6 dies 1+B Fine, Penny 1860 Toothe... London Coins : A147 : Lot 2851 : Pennies (3) 1860 Beaded Border (2) Freeman 1 dies 1+A VG, Freeman 6 dies 1+B Fine, Penny 1860 Toothe...

Auction 146
English Coins 1860 60 over 59 Copper Peck 1521 A/UNC and with traces of lustre, a most attractive example of this rare date. Interestingly the 0 of the date is complete, this feature seldom seen on 1860 copper . Ex-Spink Auction 68 23/3/1989 Ex-Hopetoun House £390 £4,400 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2667 : Penny 1860 60 over 59 Copper Peck 1521 A/UNC and with traces of lustre, a most attractive example of... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2667 : Penny 1860 60 over 59 Copper Peck 1521 A/UNC and with traces of lustre, a most attractive example of...

Auction 145
English Coins 1860 Beaded Border dies 1+A Freeman 1 Fine, slabbed and graded CGS 30, Ex-Dr.A.Findlow Hall of Fame £160 London Coins : A145 : Lot 1903 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border dies 1+A Freeman 1 Fine, slabbed and graded CGS 30,  Ex-Dr.A.Findlow Hall o... London Coins : A145 : Lot 1903 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border dies 1+A Freeman 1 Fine, slabbed and graded CGS 30,  Ex-Dr.A.Findlow Hall o...

Auction 132
English Coins (2) 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 1 dies 1+A About Fine/Fine the variety very clear, 1865 5 over 3 Freeman 51 dies 6+G GF/F for wear with pitted surfaces
£130 London Coins : A132 : Lot 1116 : Pennies (2) 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 1 dies 1+A About Fine/Fine the variety very clear, Penny ... London Coins : A132 : Lot 1116 : Pennies (2) 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 1 dies 1+A About Fine/Fine the variety very clear, Penny ...

Auction 123
English Coins 1860 as Freeman 10 dies 2+D but variety with the colon after D:G: pointing left of a tooth rather than directly at a tooth (see notes on page 14 Satin's 'British Bun and Their Varieties' 2003 edition VF/NVF once cleaned £75

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