Aust. Commonwealth - Patterns & Proofs
Current Bid No bids
Bidding Closes 31 Jul 17:30
GEORGE V, Melbourne Mint, pattern kookaburra square penny, 1921, in cupro-nickel (4.50g) by D.Richardson (R type 11; McD type 12). Evenly worn on the obverse, believed to be a Mint official's pocket piece, fine/very fine and rare.
Reported to be the coin A.M.Le Souef (Deputy Master of the Royal Mint Melbourne) carried in his wallet.
Ex Noble Numismatics, Sale 75 (lot 1533).
Estimate / sale price does not include buyer's premium (currently 19.25% including GST) which is added to hammer price. All bids are executed on the understanding that the Terms & Conditions of sale have been read and accepted. For information on grading and estimates please refer to the Buying at Auction advice.
View a lot by number and sale.
Lot 1089 This lot
GEORGE V, Melbourne Mint, pattern kookaburra square penny, 1921, in cupro-nickel (4.50g) by D.Richardson (R ...