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Lot 2131    Session 8 (2.30pm Wednesday 21st November)    Great Britain Silver & Bronze Coins

Estimate $500
SOLD $480

MIDDLESEX, Spence's Halfpenny, END OF PAIN with a man hanging on a gibbet with a church in the distance, reverse MAY THE KNAVE OF JACOBIN CLUBS NEVER GET A TRICK, (D&H 831a). Extremely fine.

Legend refers to Thomas Paine, radical writer, author of "The Rights of Man", supporter of American independence and of the French Revolution.

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