Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Very Fine 1662 Oak Tree Twopence, Noe-30

    1662 2PENCE Oak Tree Twopence VF20 PCGS. Small Date. Crosby 1-A2, Noe-30, R.4. 11.7 grains. Although the Oak Tree twopence pieces dated 1652 are believed to be 19th century forgeries, this original 1662 piece traces its origin back to the 1660 contract between the Generall Court of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and the coiner John Hull. Both sides display incomplete borders and peripheral design elements that are likely the combined result of an imperfect strike causing the planchet to buckle, and subsequent uneven wear. The visible details, however, retain more than adequate definition of the major features to offset these weaker areas. Indeed, overall this piece is quite sharp for the grade. Listed on page 36 of the 2009 Guide Book.
    Ex: Steve Glenn Collection (Heritage, 4/2006), lot 1, which realized $3,450.

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 17)

    View Certification Details from PCGS

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    26th-29th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 16
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,895

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold on Jun 29, 2008 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 10 days left to consign to the 2021 June 16 - 20 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thank you for your support and counsel during the process and I continue to be impressed by the skill and expertise of the Heritage Auction staff, as well as the clever web site.
    Bruce S.,
    Maplewood, NJ
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search