Printed Auction 39 Lot 196

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One of the Classic Rarities of the Late 18th Century Series

Printed Auction 39 Lot 196

Middlesex 174 (RR). Miscellaneous Series. Copper penny. 24.3 gm. 35 mm. By Denton. 1797. A swan, in high relief, swimming left / Three swords in a shield, laurel and oak sprigs beside; 1797 above; PAYABLE IN MIDDLESEX around. Edge: I PROMISE TO PAY ON DEMAND THE BEARER ONE PENNY. Good Extremely Fine+; attractive brown tone; some light die flaws (as usual with this piece); a centerpiece for a token collection.

The Mike Sussman Collection of British Trade Tokens

Ex McKivor who notes on envelope: "AU. No rub but some weakness in strike…"

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