M.E Freehill Collection of Isle of Man & Channel Isla
ISLE OF MAN, Douglas, The Douglas Bank Co., silver five shillings or crown, 1811, view of Peel Castle from the quay, rev. legend, plain edge (D.1; Pridmore 46). Beautiful iridescent tone, proof-like mint bloom, metal flaw above the castle, nearly FDC and very rare, one of the finest known.
Ex Mark E.Freehill Collection, from the W.J.Noble Collection, Noble Numismatics Sale 58B (lot 1550), earlier Spink London Sale 7 (lot 46).
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