|Sale: Triton V, Lot: 2483. Estimate $250.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 16 January 2002.
Sold For $220. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
George III. 1799. Restrike Pattern Halfpenny in Bronzed Copper. By Taylor after Küchler. K. on lowest fold of shoulder drapery, brooch of six square jewels forming a perfect curve, wreath has eleven leaves without branching veins, tie-riband not striated and with loop and two loose ends, small raised rust spots on cheek and by lower lip / Weak areas in drapery, waves recut, rim around shield, four short horizontal lines between shield and trident-butt, crude ship without gunports, die break down curved edge of sea and across foot, line flaw on either side of second 9. Peck 1260 (R 79); cf. Selig 1379 (not bronzed). Unc. Scarce. ($250)