Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    (c. 1670) St. Patrick Farthing in Silver, XF40
    Martin 1c.18-Ba.17, Ex: Norweb

    (c. 1670) St. Patrick Farthing, Silver, XF40 NGC. W-11520, Martin 1c.18-Ba.17. 99.8 grains. One of two St. Patrick farthings in silver from this die pair in the Norweb collection. Sydney Martin lists a third example in his 2018 reference, Ex: Ford, as the only other known. Donald G. Partrick owned both of the Norweb pieces, the other one having just been offered in our March 2021 offering from the Partrick Collection. These sales represent collectors' first chance to acquire these coins in many years.

    The present piece shows light wear consistent with the XF40 grade, but all major design elements remain visible. The surfaces have satin luster in the fields, enjoying original olive-gray toning overall. A few minor marks seen with a loupe serve as pedigree markers. Listed on page 43 of the 2021 Guide Book.
    Ex: Purchased from Spink & Son via private treaty (8/24/1960); Norweb Collection, Part II (Bowers and Merena, 3/1988), lot 2385; Jon Hanson; Donald G. Partrick.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2U3S, PCGS# 45)


    View all of [The Donald G. Partrick Collection ]

    View Certification Details from NGC

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2021
    22nd-25th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 27
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 334

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold on Apr 25, 2021 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 10 days left to consign to the 2021 July 8 - 12 Summer FUN US Coins Signature Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    The coins arrived today. Thank you very much for the special service. You are one of the reasons Heritage is such a great company to work with. Very Special!
    P.,
    Vero Beach, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search