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Lot 805    SESSION 4 (4.30PM TUESDAY 23RD MARCH)    Miscellaneous Tokens and Checks

Estimate $120

SURCHARGE TOKEN, Great Britain, Cartwheel penny, 1797, impressed on obverse with initials, 'W B'. Coin good, countermark fine and scarce.

W B was a Sydney stone mason. Another one of his surcharged coins, an 1854 British penny, was sold in 2012 for $120 plus commission.

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