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Lot 942    18TH CENTURY COPPER TOKENS    Warwickshire

Estimate $1,000
SOLD $2,000

BIRMINGHAM, military penny, 1798, colours presented to troops/long row of gibbets with hanging men 'End of Bonepart and the French Army' (D&H 29). Dark blue and red brown patina, nearly uncirculated and very rare.

Purchased from Spink in 1973.

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