|Title||1795 Washington Halfpenny, Grate, Small Buttons, Reeded Edge, BN|
|Service Catalog #||749|
1795 1/2 P Washington Grate Halfpenny, Small Buttons, Reeded Edge, Baker-29D, W-10950, Musante GW-50, R.4 -- Obv Scratched -- NGC Details. VF. Die alignment: 180?. A mid-grade example of the scarcer of the two main varieties of Grate Halfpennies, with a somewhat brassy coloration. While it is unfortunately scratched on the obverse, the scratches are barely apparent to the naked eye. These were struck in England and are considered a part of the British Conder token series. Listed on page 85 of the 2018 Guide Book. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Heritage Newman IX, November 2017, lot 15336, realized $192. Images and description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.
|Image Collection||Eric P. Newman Collection, Part IX|