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Triple Unite

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
1643 Triple Unite 1643 Triple Unite Triple Unite 1643 Charles 1 Triple Unite, Oxford 1643 mm Oxford plume. Obv' King holding sword & olive branch with Oxford plume behind. Rev' Three Oxford plume & mark of value above declaration on continuous scroll with date below. S.2727. Ex Sha...
Ref: 160424-44
NEF/GVF Available £67,000

Unite

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
1619 Unite 1619 Unite Unite 1619 James 1 Unite, 3rd coinage, mm Spur Rowel. S.2638. Ex Broughton coll'. Round & well struck. A pleasing Extremely Fine.
Ref: 170217-44
EF Available £7,750

Noble

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
1431 Noble 1431 Noble Noble 1431 Henry V1 Noble, PINECONE MASCAL issue (1431-3). mm -/Lis. Lis in one quarter, last pinecone under I of IBAT. Whitton296, Schneinder 235, S.1824. (For similar examples see Spink auctions 2/12/2010 Lot 88 £17,290: 13/12/2...
Ref: 170217-43
mint state Available £16,750

Angel

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
1477 Angel 1477 Angel Angel 1477 Edward 1V Angel 2nd reign, mm pierced cross pellet (bottom right) (1477-80), Webb Ware type Xv111b reading DEI. S.2091. Slight scrape on rev' (from finding) otherwise is as struck & the obv' particularly is exceptional. EF
Ref: 151025-73
EF Available £3,750

Two Guineas

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
1688 Two Guineas 1688 Two Guineas Two Guineas 1688 James 11 2gns 1688/7, Laureate bust left, rev crowned shields & sceptres . S.3399. A good example of this difficult to find denomination of James 11 (rarer than the five gns) with a pleasing red tone. Good Very Fine.
Ref: 160829-23
GVF Available £9,750

Groat

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
1485 Groat 1485 Groat Groat 1485 Henry V11 (1485-1509) Groat type 111c mm Anchor. S. 2199. Toned pleasing & EF/GVF.
Ref: 170217-66
EF/GVF Sold £575

Crown

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
1625 Crown 1625 Crown Crown 1625 Charles 1 (1625 =1649) Crown, Tower mint under Parliament type 1V, mm Sun. Tail between horses legs. FRC XX1V/XXXV11, S. 2761. Ex Spink NC June 1942 No 14818. Marshall, Spink 31/3/2004 Lot 20. Rare & attractively toned on ...
Ref: 170217-08
NEF Available £6,750
1658 Crown 1658 Crown Crown 1658 Cromwell Crown 1658, ESC 10, S. 3226, A couple of light hairlines in field otherwise lightly toned & Extremely Fine.
Ref: 170217-41
EF Available £9,500
1662 Crown 1662 Crown Crown 1662 Charles 11 Crown 1662, Rose below, edge undated. ESC 15. S. 3350. Lightly toned & Virtually EF/EF.
Ref: 170217-06
AEF/EF Available £6,250
1695 Crown 1695 Crown Crown 1695 William 111 Crown 1695 first bust ESC *&, S. 3470. Toned & virtually mint state.
Ref: 170217-31
virt mint Sold £4,250
1746 Crown 1746 Crown Crown 1746 George 11 PROOF crown 1746, edge vicesimo. ESC 126 (1992 edition) S.3690. A superb specimen beautifully toned & mint state.
Ref: 170217-03
mint state Available £29,000

Half Crown

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
1601 Half Crown 1601 Half Crown Half Crown 1601 Elizabeth I Halfcrown mm.1 (1601) S.2583 A little flecking on obv' but a lovely coin with a detailed portrait, deeply toned & EF/NEF.
Ref: 151025-77
EF Available £7,500
1658 Half Crown 1658 Half Crown Half Crown 1658 Cromwell halfcrown 1658, ESC 447, S.3227A. A lovely coin with a light tone & reflective fields. Virtually mint state.
Ref: 151025-27
Mint Sold £10,750
1685 Half Crown 1685 Half Crown Half Crown 1685 James 11 halfcrown 1685 primo. ESC 493, S.3408, weakness at date otherwise a lovely piece with great eye appeal, deeply toned & EF
Ref: 3953B
EF Available £2,450
1697 Half Crown 1697 Half Crown Half Crown 1697 William 111 PROOF HALFCROWN 1697 ESC 542 (R5) S 3487. Ex W.Brice: H.Montagu, Sotheby 13/11/1896 Lot 930: C. Mackerel, Sotheby 14/5/1906 Lot 92: O. Fitch purchased Spink 1918: Grant Francis, Glendining 24/3/1920 Lot 43...
Ref: 170217-05
Mint state Sold £29,000
1697 Half Crown 1697 Half Crown Half Crown 1697 William 111 halfcrown 1697E over B (Exeter). ESC 548B S.3490 EXTREMELY RARE (R4). Light in colour & retaining some original lustre. Good EF.
Ref: 170217-28
GEF Available £4,750
1723 Half Crown 1723 Half Crown Half Crown 1723 George 1 Halfcrown 1723 SSC, S. 3643. Two tiny adjustment marks on kings neck otherwise a superb piece with reflective fields & sharp detail. as struck mint state.
Ref: 160424-12
Mint state Available £5,200
1739 Half Crown 1739 Half Crown Half Crown 1739 George 11 Halfcrown 1739 Roses on rev'. ESC 600, S.3693. A lovely piece with an iridescent tone & Good Extremely Fine
Ref: 160424-19
GEF Available £2,400

Shilling

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
1615 Shilling 1615 Shilling Shilling 1615 James 1 PATTERN or FINE WORK shilling, 5th bust mm Tun. Ex H. col H. Morreison, Sotheby 20-24/11/1933 Lot 382: H. Limngford Pt 11, 20/6/1951 Lot 1218 (beautifully struck & round). EXTREMELY RARE & a quality piece carefull...
Ref: 170217-09
EF Available £19,950

Penny

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
1042 Penny 1042 Penny Penny 1042 Edward the confessor penny, Pax type, London. WULFWINE ON LV. S.1171, Rare, A quality piece as struck, mint state.
Ref: 170217-67
Mint state Sold £1,850
1066 Penny 1066 Penny Penny 1066 William 1 (1066=87) Penny, sword type, Shaftsbury mint GODSBRAND ON SH. S.1255. Ex Trow coll' Very Rare & with a mint hue. Almost Extremely Fine.
Ref: 170217-56
AEF Available £3,150
1066 Penny 1066 Penny Penny 1066 William 1 1066-87 Penny, Canopy type, Oxford mint. GODPINE ON EXENE. S. 1252. Ex Trow coll'. Slight wave in flan otherwise Very Rare toned & NEF/GVF.
Ref: 170217-57
NEF/GVF Available £3,200
1066 Penny 1066 Penny Penny 1066 William 1 1066-1087 AD penny, Bonnet type of Warwick, TVACIL ON PEPINE. S. 1250. Ex Raymond Carlyon Britton & Dresser collections. UNIQUE as stated by RCB & still believed to be UNIQUE today. Extremely Fine.
Ref: 170313-25
EF Available £5,950
1066 Penny 1066 Penny Penny 1066 William 1 (1066-87) Penny, two sceptres type, London mint GODPINE ON LVNDEI. S. 1253. Toned & with a strong portrait & a really Good Very Fine.
Ref: 170217-59
GVF Available £2,450
1066 Penny 1066 Penny Penny 1066 William 1 (1066=87) Penny, Two Stars type, London mint, EADWI ON LVND. S.1254. Deeply toned & Nearly Extremely Fine.
Ref: 170217-50
NEF Available £2,450
1066 Penny 1066 Penny Penny 1066 HAROLD 11 penny, Pax type, Steyning. DERMON ON STENI. S.1186 Toned & very rare in this grade. Extremely Fine,
Ref: 170217-52
EF Sold £11,500
1066 Penny 1066 Penny Penny 1066 William 1 penny, profile right London. EDPI ON LVNDNI. S. 1256 Nicely toned & Rare Good Very Fine.
Ref: 170217-54
GVF Available £3,850
1087 Penny 1087 Penny Penny 1087 William 11 Rufus (1087=1100 Penny , Cross Fleury & Piles type London S.1262. ESTIMIER ON LUN. Very Rare. Ex Commander Gerhardt coll Spink 4/12/2012 Lot 75 & G.W. Trow coll'. Deeply toned & a really Good Very Fine..
Ref: 170313-26
GVF Available £4,750
1100 Penny 1100 Penny Penny 1100 Henry 1 (1100=1135) Penny type XV Quadrilateral on cross fleury type of Lincoln, Moneyer AILRIC. S 1276. A good portrait for this Good Very Fine.
Ref: 170313-43
GVF Available £1,250
1272 Penny 1272 Penny Penny 1272 Edward 1 (1272=1307) Penny London class 10cfl S.1410. Beutifully toned & Extremely Fine. While Edward pennies are common they are not easy to find in such grade.
Ref: 170217-58
EF Available £475
871 Penny 871 Penny Penny 871 ALFRED THE GREAT penny, London. Obv' portrait of Alfred facing right. Rev' LONDONIA monogram. SCB1 29, BMC 87 S. 1061. From the Dr Andrew Wayne coll' VERY RARE & almost extremely fine
Ref: 170217-55
AEF Sold £20,500

Sestertius

  TypeDateDescriptionGradeStatusPrice
131 Sestertius 131 Sestertius Sestertius 131 Antoninus Pius 131-168AD. Obv' Bust right. Rev' Britannia seated on rock & reading BRITANNIA with SC below exergue. RIC 742, Sear 4153. Ex Carfrae 1901, Bemment 1924, Day Coll', Drabble Glendining 4/7/1939 & Baldwin 1935. An ...
Ref: 170313-20
Good VF Available £22,500
161 Sestertius 161 Sestertius Sestertius 161 Marcus Aurelius 161-180 AD. Bust facing right. Rev' TR POT V11 CS 11 minerva seated right ect. RIC (Ant Pius) 1309, Sear 4814. Ex E,Sydenham Glendining 10/12/1941 Lot 168. Great portrait, dark brown patina & Extremely Fine.
Ref: 170313-23
EF Available £3,750
198 Sestertius 198 Sestertius Sestertius 198 Caracalla 198-217 AD. Obv bust of fine style facing right. Rev' Mars striding left holding branch & trophy. Reading PONTIF TR P X!!! COS !!! with SC in field. RIC 4506, Sear - . Ex Adolph Hess auction 230 (Lucerne) 28/4/...
Ref: 170313-22
EF Available £8,750
54 Sestertius 54 Sestertius Sestertius 54 Nero 54-68 AD. Obv'. Laureate bust facing right. Rev' Roma seated with Roma below exergue, RIC 335, Sear 1961. Ex C.Browne, Sotheby 25/3/1935 Lot 190. Dark patina & Good Very Fine,
Ref: 170313-21
GVF Available £1,450
69 Sestertius 69 Sestertius Sestertius 69 Vespasian 69-79 AD. Obv' Bust facing right. Rev' Victory inscribing shield & with foot on helmet, Judea seated. Reading VICTORIA AUGUSTI. RIC 221, Sear 2327. Ex Browne coll' Sotheby 25/3/1935 Lot 192. Rich brown patina ...
Ref: 170313-24
EF Available £7,750

1643 Silver Pound NEF

Charles 1 Rawlins Pound 1643 Obv by Thomas Rawlins. Artistic portrait of king on strident horse trampling over arms. Rev' Three Oxford plumes & mark of value above declaration with date below. Ex Sotheby 9/10/1979 lot133: Spink 27/3/91 lot 138: Spink 5/10/2000 lot 501 (Illustrated on cover). Some die striations to obv' apparent but a desirable piece with good detail & a ...
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