Notes:This is the only known surviving Ferdinand VI holey dollar. It is also the only surviving holey dollar with the 'pillar', non-portrait reverse design, a design which was last struck in 1771 in Mexico, 1770 in Bolivia and 1772 in Peru. A 1753 Lima Mint example of the original matrix design is shown at right.
Dr A N Brushfield Collection (Glendining's 20 July, 1945 - lot 358)
W J F Allen Collection (Scotland - London Trade)
A H F Baldwin Collection (1955)
Private sale (Spink Australian Sale, November, 1978 - lot 512)
Private sale (Spink Australian Sale, November, 1981 - lot 924)
P F Worth (Spink Australian Sale 24, March, 1988 - lot 1035)
Source: 'The Holey Dollars of N.S.W. - W J D Mira & W J Noble, 1988.