Coins of Britain

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ENGLISH HAMMERED - SAXON. EDWARD THE CONFESSOR  [1042 - 1066].  Silver Penny. S1179.
POINTED HELMET type of YORK. THOR. +DORR ON EOFERPI .
Fresh silver
GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 19 mm     Weight 1.41g.      
Ref: HC4085-4637    Enquire or Order    
£ 600

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - SAXON. EDWARD THE CONFESSOR  [1042 - 1066].  Silver Penny. S1179.
POINTED HELMET type of STEYNING. WULFRIC. +PVLFRIC ON ST/ENI . Ex:_ H.H.King; Sussex Mints 194.
A few green spots otherwise
BETTER THAN VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 19.50 mm     Weight 1.26g.      
Ref: HC4084-4636    Enquire or Order    
£ 550

       
SCOTTISH - HAMMERED. JAMES IV  [1488 - 1513].  Silver Groat. S5342.
LIGHT COINAGE [ c.1496-1513 ]. EDINBURGH.
A pleasing example and
ABOUT VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 24.75 -25.75. mm     Weight 2.38g.      
Ref: HC4083-4635    Enquire or Order    
£ 1700

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF TUDOR (1485-1603). ELIZABETH I  [1558 - 1603].  Silver Threepence. S2603.
MILLED ISSUE. Tall decorated bust, 1562.
A pleasing example and better than usual.
VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 20.25 mm     Weight 1.55g.      
Ref: HC4082-4634    Enquire or Order    
£ 600

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF TUDOR (1485-1603). PHILIP AND MARY  [1554 - 1558].  Silver Shilling. S2501.
ENGLISH TITLES ONLY, 1555.
An evenly worn coin of good weight.
GOOD FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 30.75 -31.50 mm     Weight 6.09g.      
Ref: HC4081-4633    Enquire or Order    
£ 800

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - SAXON. EDWARD THE CONFESSOR  [1042 - 1066].  Silver Penny. S1181.
SOVEREIGN / EAGLES type of HASTINGS. DUNINC. +DVNNINC ON HAES . Ex:- H.H.King 118; Sussex Mints 79.
An evenly struck and attractively toned coin.
GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 19.75 -20 mm     Weight 1.30g.      
Ref: HC4086-4638    Enquire or Order    
£ 700

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Crown. S2946A.
OXFORD MINT [ 1642-6 ]. Shrewsbury die / three Oxford plumes above, 1643 below declaration. A scarce variety with an extra line through the declaration. Ex:- Lingford.
A few old scratches on the obverse otherwise a pleasing
VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 42.75 -43.25 mm     Weight 29.39g.      
Ref: HC4078-4630    Enquire or Order    
£ 3500

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S3074.
EXETER MINT [ 1643-6 ]. Short portly King on an ill-proportioned horse, 16 rose 44. Ex:- Dr.Carter; A.E.Bray ( Glens.May 1st 1985 lot 133 ).
Broad irregular flan and slightly double struck on the obverse but exceptional details and extremely rare - overall
A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 35.25 -38.25 mm     Weight 13.84g.      
Ref: HC4075-4627    Enquire or Order    
£ 9000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Crown. S2762.
TOWER MINT under THE KING ( 1625-42 ). Group V, type 5, mm. sun ( 1645-6 ). Ex :- Hamilton-Smith, 1927, 282; Thelluson, 1931, 226; Raynes, 1950, 494; Ferguson, 1960, 455; Cooper, 1978, 102; Karon, 1998, 79; Ferrari, Spink 164, 54.
Reverse double struck but the second hit was strong enough to win the day - SUPERB.
 
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Size Approx. 46.50 -47.50 mm     Weight 29.74g.      
Ref: HC4077-4629    Enquire or Order    
£ 10000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF YORK (1461-1485). RICHARD III  [1483 - 1485].  Silver Groat. S2156.
mm. boars head.
A little irregular otherwise
ALMOST VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 23.75 -25.75 mm     Weight 2.99g.      
Ref: HC4079-4631    Enquire or Order    
£ 1850

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF YORK (1461-1485). EDWARD IV. Second Reign.  [1471 -1483].  Gold Half-angel. S2093.
LONDON, mm. cinquefoil ( 1480-3 ).
Minor scuffs and legend a little messy between 6 and 9 o'clock - overall
VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 19.75 -20.50 mm     Weight 2.56g.      
Ref: HC4080-4632    Enquire or Order    
£ 2000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S3064.
EXETER MINT [ 1643-6 ]. Round shield with eight even scrolls.
A little short of flan and legends weak in parts but main devices strong - a pleasing coin and overall
BETTER THAN VERY FINE .
 
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Size Approx. 33.50 -35 mm     Weight 14.56g.      
Ref: HC4076-4628    Enquire or Order    
£ 1350

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2775.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [ 1625-42 ]. Group III, type 3a2, mm. triangle - over anchor on the obverse ( scarce ). ( 1639-40). Ex:- Osborne (162); Alan Morris.
An exceptional reverse.
VERY FINE / ALMOST EXTREMELY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 34 -35 mm     Weight 14.89g.      
Ref: HC4074-4626    Enquire or Order    
£ 500

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2773.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [ 1625-42 ]. Group III, type 3a1, mm. tun ( 1636-8 ). Ex:- Ryan (1094); Alan Morris ( bgt. M.Rasmussen ).
Minor weakness in the obverse legend but a pleasing example and
ABOUT VERY FINE / BETTER THAN GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33.50 -35 mm     Weight 14.75g.      
Ref: HC4073-4625    Enquire or Order    
£ 450

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2769.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [ 1625-42 ]. Group II, type 2a, mm. rose ( 1631-2 ).
A neat round full example.
BETTER THAN VERY FINE / GOOD VERY FINE +.
 
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Size Approx. 34.50 -35 mm     Weight 15.02g.      
Ref: HC4072-4624    Enquire or Order    
£ 600

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES II  [1660 - 1685].  Silver Halfcrown. S3367.
FOURTH BUST, 1679. Ex:- Colin Adams, 342.
Some blank filing on both sides otherwise attractive and
BETTER THAN GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 32.50 mm     Weight 15.20g.      
Ref: MC991-4623    Enquire or Order    
£ 1000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2775.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [1625-42]. Group III, type 3a2, mm. anchor (1638-9). Ex:- Alan Morris (bgt. John Smith of York).
A pleasing full round coin.
ABOUT VERY FINE / ABOUT GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 34 -35.50 mm     Weight 14.88g.      
Ref: HC4071-4621    RESERVED Enquire or Order    
£ 350

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrowns and Shillings. 
A group of Tower mint halfcrowns (10) and Shillings (9).
Bright hoard silver.
 
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Ref: HC4068-4618    RESERVED Enquire or Order    
£ 1250

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES II  [1660 - 1685].  Silver Halfcrown. S3367.
FOURTH BUST, 1676.

BETTER THAN VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33 -33.75 mm     Weight 15g.      
Ref: MC990-4617    Enquire or Order    
£ 700

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2770.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [1625-42]. Group II, type 2b, mm. plume over rose / rose (1631-2). Ex:- Alan Morris.

ALMOST FINE / BETTER THAN GOOD FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 34 -35.50 mm     Weight 14.61g.      
Ref: HC4070-4620    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 480

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - SAXON. BURGRED  [852 - 874].  Silver Penny. S938.
HUTHERE. HVDHERE MOH ETA.

GOOD VERY FINE or better.
 
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Size Approx. 20 -20.25 mm     Weight 1.30g.      
Ref: HC4072-4622    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 800

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Crown. S2755.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [1625-42]. Group II, type 2a, mm. harp (1632-3).

ABOUT VERY FINE / GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 42 -43 mm     Weight 29.80g.      
Ref: HC4069-4619    Enquire or Order    
£ 1900

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2779.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [1625-42]. Group IV, type 4, mm. triangle in circle (1641-3). reads HIB. Ex:- Alan Morris.
A little double struck on the reverse and a little short of flan otherwise a full weight plus coin with a most attractive equestrian portrait.
 
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Size Approx. 32.50 -34.50 mm     Weight 15.36g.      
Ref: HC4062-4611    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 250

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2778.
TOWER MINT under PARLIAMENT [1642-9]. Group III, type 3a3, mm. (R) ( 1644-5 ).
An excellent example of this crude type - overall
GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33 -34.75 mm     Weight 14.80g.      
Ref: HC4067-4616    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 375

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2774.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [1625-42]. Group III type 3b, mm. crown over bell / crown (1635-6). Ex:- Alan Morris ( bgt. Linda Finn ).

ALMOST VERY FINE / VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 32.50 -34 mm     Weight 14.71g.      
Ref: HC4066-4615    Enquire or Order    
£ 450

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. 
CONTEMPORARY COUNTERFEIT. Based on a type 4 triangle in circle. Ex:- Ashdon Hoard 1984 [ die duplicate in the BM ]; Noble auction 1999; Alan Morris ( bgt. R.Richardson ).
An exceptional and interesting piece.
 
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Size Approx. 31.50 -33.50 mm     Weight 14.27g.      
Ref: HC4065-4614    Enquire or Order    
£ 400

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. 
CONTEMPORARY COUNTERFEIT. A very well executed copy of a type 4 triangle in circle. Ex:- Alan Morris.

 
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Size Approx. 33.50 -34.50 mm     Weight 13.38g.      
Ref: HC4064-4613    Enquire or Order    
£ 250

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2780.
TOWER MINT under PARLIAMENT [1642-9]. Group V, type 5, mm. sceptre (1646-8).
Irregular shape and a few stress marks but an excellent example for this type and
ALMOST GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33.25 -37 mm     Weight 15.15g.      
Ref: HC4063-4612    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 450

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2957.
OXFORD MINT [1642-6]. Briot horseman / 1643 ox, Morr. I24, Ex:- Alan Morris (bgt. Vosper.).
Slightly week in the centres otherwise full weight plus and
Approaching VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33 -34.50 mm     Weight 15.16g.      
Ref: HC4059-4608    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 750

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2960.
OXFORD MINT [1642-6]. Briot horseman / 1646 ox.
A pleasing example of this type and overall
GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33 -37 mm     Weight 14.32g.      
Ref: HC4060-4609    Enquire or Order    
£ 1350

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2953.
OXFORD MINT [1642-6]. Shrewsbury horseman without groundline / 1642.
A tad short of flan but good weight plus and pleasing.
ABOUT VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 34.25 -36 mm     Weight 15.16g.      
Ref: HC4061-4610    Enquire or Order    
£ 900

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2962.
OXFORD MINT [1642-6]. Briot horseman / large central plume and two Oxford plumes, 1643, Morr. H22, reads CAROLLVS. Ex:- Alan Morris (bgt. Format.).
Old scratches on both sides.
 
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Size Approx. 32 -33.50 mm     Weight 14.52g.      
Ref: HC4058-4607    Enquire or Order    
£ 475

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2965.
OXFORD MINT [1642-6]. Briot horseman / large central plume, 1644 ox, pellets in the field. Morr. G13. Ex:- Alan Morris (bgt. Moore-Gwyn, Oxford.).
Obverse weak and a little double struck - reverse VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33.25 -36 mm     Weight 14.50g.      
Ref: HC4057-4606    Enquire or Order    
£ 500

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2963.
OXFORD MINT [1642-6]. Briot horseman / large central plume and two Oxford plumes, 1643. Morr. K26. Ex:- Alan Morris (bgt.LB.).
A little short of flan otherwise an attractive example with good details - overall
BETTER THAN VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 31.50 -35.50 mm     Weight 13.89g.      
Ref: HC4056-4605    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2869.
YORK MINT [1643-4]. mm. lion, Type 7, Besly 2G. Ex:- Alan Morris (bgt.LB.).
A pleasing well centred example.
VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 35.50 -36 mm     Weight 14.62g.      
Ref: HC4053-4602    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S3007.
BRISTOL MINT [1643-5]. Shrewsbury plume behind King / 1644 below, mm. plume/BR monogram. Morr.B-1. Ex:- Alan Morris (bgt.LB).
A neat well centred example and
ALMOST GOOD VERY FINE / VERY FINE'
 
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Size Approx. 35.50 -37 mm     Weight 14.36g.      
Ref: HC4054-4603    Enquire or Order    
£ 1500

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S3007.
BRISTOL MINT [1643-5]. Shrewsbury plume behind King / 1644 below, mm. plume/BR monogram. Ex:- Alan Morris(bgt.LB.).
Well struck on a broad flan - very pleasing.
VERY FINE and better.
 
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Size Approx. 37 -39 mm     Weight 15.53g.      
Ref: HC4055-4604    Enquire or Order    
£ 1500

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - THE COMMONWEALTH.   [1649 - 1660].  Silver Halfcrown. S3215.
1656 mm. sun.
A little off centre but pleasing and
ABOUT VERY FINE / A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 34.50 -35 mm     Weight 14.50g.      
Ref: HC4051-4600    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S3070.
EXETER MINT [1643-6]. Briot horseman / round shield with five short and two long scrolls, 1644 to left of mint mark, mm. rose. Besly K29. Ex:- Lingford; Alan Morris.
Officially pierced through the centre for the great recoinage of 1696.
GOOD FINE and better.
 
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Size Approx. 34.50 -36 mm     Weight 14.48g.      
Ref: HC4050-4599    Enquire or Order    
£ 800

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S3065.
EXETER MINT [1643-6]. Round shield with five short and two long scrolls.
Some weakness in the legend as usual but a much better than usual example with main devices fully struck - most attractive and
A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE and better.
 
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Size Approx. 33.50 -36.50 mm     Weight 14.50g.      
Ref: HC4049-4598    Enquire or Order    
£ 1800

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - THE COMMONWEALTH.   [1649 - 1660].  Silver Halfcrown. S3215.
1652. mm. sun.
A little double struck on the reverse but a handsome piece and overall
BETTER THAN GOOD VERY FINE/BETTER THAN VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 34 -35.50 mm     Weight 15g.      
Ref: HC4052-4601    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1500

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S3048.
TRURO [1642-3]. Walking horse, King holds sword.
An unusually even coin (these issues mostly display large flat areas).
GOOD FINE+ / About VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 32 -34.50 mm     Weight 14.80g.      
Ref: HC4045-4594    Enquire or Order    
£ 3750

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Crown. S2946A.
OXFORD MINT [1642-6]. Shrewsbury horseman, groundline below. Shrewsbury plume behind / three Oxford plumes, 1643. A rare variety with three lines dividing the declaration.
Ex:- Brunn (Sotheby 18/5/1925 lot 781); Thorpe (SNC.3/1952), 2868); Selig (Spink 31/5/1989 lot 170); E.Van Roekel; Tallent (Stacks 24/4/2008, $13800); The Monmouth Collection.
A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 42.50 -44 mm     Weight 29.56g.      
Ref: HC4044-4593    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 10000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S3140A.
NEWARK [1645-6]. Ex:- Paul Christensen. ( See his article in SNC May 2011, Vol CXIX, No 2, p55 ).
A tad off centre otherwise
VERY FINE or better.
 
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Size Approx. 30 x 34 mm     Weight 15.20g.      
Ref: HC4046-4595    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 2500

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2954.
OXFORD MINT [1642-6]. Oxford horseman / Three Oxford plumes, 1643. Mor.D3; BullIV 601/3a p121 (this coin).
Ex:- SNC 12/95 no.6962; DNW 28 9/06 lot 619; Mark Rasmussen; Paul Christensen.
A little off centre and some of the legend weak but an exceptional example and otherwise
ALMOST EXTREMELY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33.50 -34.50 mm     Weight 15.10g.      
Ref: HC4047-4596    RESERVED Enquire or Order    
£ 1900

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2956.
OXFORD MINT (1642-6). Briot horseman / 1643. Small 1 in date, LL in CAROLLVS, declaration reads ANG LIBER PA. Morr. H-19, Ex:- Alan Morris.
A little short of flan but much as struck and overall
GOOD VERY FINE and better.
 
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Size Approx. 32.75 -35 mm     Weight 14.94g.      
Ref: HC4048-4597    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1500

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Crown. S2754.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [1625-42]. Group 1, type 1b, mm. castle (1627-8). Ex:- Selig; Rodney Smith; The Monmouth Collection.
An exceptional example of this very rare coin.
GOOD VERY FINE / A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 43.75 -45 mm     Weight 30.20g.      
Ref: HC4043-4592    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 7000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2960.
OXFORD MINT [1642-6]. Briot horseman with ground, 1646 ox. Morr A-1. Ex:- Brooker 918; Alan Morris(bgt.LB.9/98); The Monmouth Collection.
An exceptional example of this type and full weight plus.
A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 35.50 -37 mm     Weight 15.62g.      
Ref: HC4042-4591    Enquire or Order    
£ 1600

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Shilling. S2971.
OXFORD MINT [1642-6]. Oxford bust, 1642. Ex:- Alan Morris; The Monmouth Collection.
Weakness in the hair but superb face details - overall
GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 32 -33 mm     Weight 5.61g.      
Ref: HC4031-4590    Enquire or Order    
£ 1600

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF TUDOR (1485-1603). EDWARD VI  [1547 - 1553].  Silver Shilling. S2482.
FINE SILVER ISSUE [1551-3]. mm. tun. Ex:- Dr. Stewart Lyons. Spink, 26/06/08, lot 589; The Monmouth Collection.
A couple of dents below the mark of value and on the Kings shoulder otherwise a full weight, round, broad coin with a superb portrait - overall
A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 32.25 -33 mm     Weight 6.15g.      
Ref: HC4030-4589    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2867.
YORK MINT [1643-4]. Type 5, tall horse EBOR below / crowned, square topped shield. Ex:- Alan Morris (bgt.LB.).
Tiny scratch behind horse, otherwise
BETTER THAN VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 34 -35 mm     Weight 14.01g.      
Ref: HC4029-4588    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1250

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2878.
ABERYSTWYTH MINT [1638/9-42].
A neat round coin.
A REALLY GOOD FINE / ALMOST VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33.50 -34.50 mm     Weight 14.43g.      
Ref: HC4028-4587    Enquire or Order    
£ 3000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2769.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [1625-42]. type 2a. CR above shield divided by lis, mm. rose over plume (1631-2). Ex:- Alan Morris(bgt.LB).
A full neat round coin and
GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 35 -35.50 mm     Weight 14.88g.      
Ref: HC4027-4586    RESERVED Enquire or Order    
£ 675

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. JAMES I  [1603 - 1625].  Silver Halfcrown. S2666.
THIRD COINAGE [1619-25]. mm. lis (1623-4).
Obverse centre a tad soft but a good broad coin and overall
VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 34.50 -36.50 mm     Weight 14.78g.      
Ref: HC4026-4585    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 750

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. JAMES I  [1603 - 1625].  Silver Halfcrown. S2667.
THIRD COINAGE [1619-25]. PLUME OVER SHIELD, mm. trefoil (1624).
Equestrian portrait just a little soft but a most pleasing neat, round, well centred example.
ALMOST VERY FINE / VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 35 -36 mm     Weight 14.66g.      
Ref: HC4025-4584    Enquire or Order    
£ 1350

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF TUDOR (1485-1603). ELIZABETH I  [1558 - 1603].  Silver Halfcrown. S2583.
SEVENTH ISSUE [1601-2]. mm.1 (1601).

VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 34.50 -35.50 mm     Weight 14.75g.      
Ref: HC4024-4583    Enquire or Order    
£ 3000

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF HANOVER. GEORGE II  [1727 - 1760].  Gold Guinea. S3680.
OLD HEAD, 1759.

A REALLY GOOD FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 24.25 -25 mm     Weight 8.36g.      
Ref: MC989-4582    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 750

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF HANOVER. GEORGE I  [1714 - 1727].  Gold Guinea. S3631.
FOURTH HEAD, 1719.
Very lightly cleaned but no weak spots or blank filing.
EXTREMELY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 25 mm     Weight 8.39g.      
Ref: MC988-4581    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 4000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Shilling. S3148.
PONTEFRACT (1648-9). OCTAGONAL, 1648. Ex:- CNG Triton XVI.
A very slight judder in the strike but bold and full and well centred.
A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 30 -33 mm     Weight 5.20g.      
Ref: HC4024-4580    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 11000

       
ENGLISH EDWARD III  [1327 - 1377].  Gold Pendant. 
A VICTORIAN PENDANT MADE UP OF A NOBLE(Calais), A HALF-NOBLE AND A QUARTER NOBLE IN A FITTED BOX.
It is unusual to find a piece of jewellery made of medieval gold coins still in tact. The half-noble is particularly bold.
 
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Ref: OTH44-4579    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 4500

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - NORMAN (1066-1154). WILLIAM II  [1087 - 1100].  Silver Penny. S1261.
CROSS PATTEE AND FLEURY type of NORTHAMPTON. SAEWINE. +SAEPI ON HITIIN[].
Weak in parts as usual but much as struck and
GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 22.25 -22.50 mm     Weight 1.31g.      
Ref: HC4023-4578    RESERVED Enquire or Order    
£ 3350

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - SAXON. EDWARD THE CONFESSOR  [1042 - 1066].  Silver Penny. S1179.
HELMET type of LEWES. +EDPINE ON LEPEE :'
Very slightly double struck in the reverse legend but with a bold appealing portrait.
A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE / ABOUT GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 19.50g. mm     Weight 1.30g.      
Ref: HC4022-4576    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 600

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Crown. S3062.
EXETER MINT (1643-6). 1645, mm. castle.
A little irregular but with a bold equestrian portrait and of good weight.
Approaching VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 39.50 -44 mm     Weight 29.60g.      
Ref: HC4018-4572    RESERVED Enquire or Order    
£ 850

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S2965.
OXFORD MINT (1642-46). Briot horseman / large central plume, 1644 ox, lozenges in field.
Softly struck as usual and short of flan but full weight plus and with some sharp details especially the Oxford plume behind the King - overall
GOOD FINE or better.
 
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Size Approx. 32.25 -34.50 mm     Weight 15.40g.      
Ref: HC4019-4573    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 475

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Shilling. S2870.
YORK MINT (1643-4). Type 1.
Striking split and slightly crimped with a few surface marks but still a collectable example and basically
GOOD FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 31.25 -32 mm     Weight 5.30g.      
Ref: HC4021-4575    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 250

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF STUART. WILLIAM III  [1694 - 1702].  Silver Halfcrown. S3494.
FIRST BUST / LARGE SHIELDS, 1700 DVODECIMO.
A pleasing example and
Approaching VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33 -33.50 mm     Weight 14.89g.      
Ref: MC987-4577    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 225

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Shilling. S2972.
OXFORD MINT (1642-6). Oxford bust, 1643.
A decent example and
Approaching VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 31 -32 mm     Weight 5.70g.      
Ref: HC4020-4574    Enquire or Order    
£ 850

       
ENGLISH - EDWARD VII / GEORGE V   9ct Gold Double Albert. 
Marked 9.375 on every link.

VERY GOOD.
 
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Size Approx. 390 mm     Weight 46g.      
Ref: OTH43-4571    SOLD AUG 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 575

       
   Silver ingot. 
1KG 999 PURE SILVER INGOTS.
SPOT PRICE PLUS 10%. eg:- silver = 12 = 38.58p per gram = 385.80 +10% = 424 per ingot.
 
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    Weight 1000g      
Ref: OTH42-4570    Enquire or Order    
£

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Crown. S3470.
FIRST BUST, 1696, OCTAVO.
A few minor edge bumps otherwise a pleasing
VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 38.50 -39.25 mm     Weight 30.28g.      
Ref: MC986-4569    SOLD AUG 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 325

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Shilling. S2782.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [1625-42]. Group A, mm. lis (1625).
Slabbed and graded XF40 by NGC. Surface marks on the Kings face otherwise a full pleasing example and overall
VERY FINE.
 
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Ref: HC4017-4568    RESERVED Enquire or Order    
£ 450

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S3065.
EXETER MINT [1643-6]. Round shield with five short and two long scrolls.
Rather cob like and with striking split otherwise
ALMOST VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33.50 -37 mm     Weight 14.66g.      
Ref: HC4014-4565    Enquire or Order    
£ 550

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Halfcrown. S3007.
BRISTOL MINT [1643-5]. Ex:- Bledington Manor House hoard; Mrs S. 1946. (with old ticket).
Obverse a little bright and a ragged edge above plumes otherwise
ALMOST VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 35.25 -37.25 mm     Weight 14.08g.      
Ref: HC4013-4564    SOLD AUG 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 800

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - SAXON. AETHELSTAN  [924 - 939].  Silver Penny. S1093.
SMALL CROSS type of YORK. +EDELSTAN REX TO BRIT. +REGNALD MO EFORPIC .
A few green spots and a small crack around the inner circle showing on the image between 5 and seven o'clock on the reverse.
GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 22 -22.50 mm     Weight 1.41g.      
Ref: HC4015-4566    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1350

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Silver Shilling. S2799.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [1625-42]. Group F, sixth bust, type 4.4, mm. triangle (1639-40).
A pleasing example.
VERY FINE or better.
 
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Size Approx. 29.75 - 31.50 mm     Weight 5.75g.      
Ref: HC4016-4567    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 150

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF YORK (1461-1485). RICHARD III  [1483 - 1485].  Silver Groat. S2156.
Type 2b, mm. boars head.
This coin would benefit from a professional clean.
VERY FINE and better.
 
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Size Approx. 24.25 -25 mm     Weight 3.09g.      
Ref: HC4012-4563    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 2000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF YORK (1461-1485). RICHARD III  [1483 - 1485].  Silver Groat. S2158.
Type 3, mm. sun and rose, pellet below bust.
A little light but clear reading.
VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 24.25 -25.50 mm     Weight 2.87g.      
Ref: HC4011-4562    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 2000

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES II  [1660 - 1684].  Gold Two Guineas. S3335.
SECOND BUST, 1684.
Surface and rim marks as expected for this grade - overall
GOOD FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 30.75 -31.75 mm     Weight 16.47g.      
Ref: MC985-4561    Enquire or Order    
£ 2000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES II  [1660 - 1685].  Silver Halfcrown. S3321.
THIRD HAMMERED ISSUE.
Obverse a little off centre and a tad double struck otherwise a wholesome coin and
VERY FINE / About GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 32.50 -34.25 mm     Weight 15.33g.      
Ref: HC4010-4560    Enquire or Order    
£ 800

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES I  [1625 - 1649].  Gold Unite. S2685.
TOWER MINT under THE KING [1625-42]. Group A, first bust, mm. lis (1625).
An even coin with a touch of colour and of full weight.
About VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 33.25 -34 mm     Weight 9.06g.      
Ref: HC4009-4559    Enquire or Order    
£ 2000

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - NORMAN (1066-1154). WILLIAM I  [1066 - 1087].  Silver Penny. S1257.
PAXS type of LIECESTER. +GODRIC ON LEHRE .
Soft in the face - overall
About VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 19.75 mm     Weight 1.43g.      
Ref: HC4008-4558    Enquire or Order    
£ 800

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - NORMAN (1066-1154). WILLIAM I  [1066 - 1087].  Silver Penny. S1257.
PAXS type of GLOUCESTER. +SILIICPINE ON GEP .
A little soft in the legends but what a superb portrait.
Better than GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 19 mm     Weight 1.41g.      
Ref: HC4007-4557    SOLD AUG 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1100

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF LANCASTER (1399-1461). HENRY V  [1413 - 1422].  Silver Groat. S1762.
SERIES B, 'SCOWLING' bust.

Approaching VERY FINE
 
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Size Approx. 26.50 -27.50 mm     Weight 3.82g.      
Ref: HC4006-4555    SOLD AUG 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1100

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF STUART. ANNE  [1702 - 1714].  Silver Halfcrown. S3607.
AFTER UNION WITH SCOTLAND. 1712 roses and plumes.
A few very minor contact marks and although a little uneven, with a most attractive rich tone.
EXTREMELY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 30.25 -30.50 mm     Weight 15g.      
Ref: MC984-4556    SOLD AUG 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1200

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. JAMES I  [1603 - 1625].  Gold Laurel. S2638.
THIRD COINAGE [1619-25]. THIRD BUST. mm.thistle (1621-3).
Slight double striking in obverse legend and a couple of weak spots on the reverse otherwise a full weight broad coin with a gentle tone and
GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 35.25 -35.75 mm     Weight 9.07g.      
Ref: HC4005-4554    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 2750

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF STUART. JAMES I  [1603 - 1625].  Silver Shilling. S2668.
THIRD COINAGE, SIXTH BUST, mm. trefoil (1624).
A few minor surface marks otherwise much as struck and
A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 30 -31 mm     Weight 5.60g.      
Ref: HC4003-4552    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 600

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF TUDOR (1485-1603). ELIZABETH I  [1558 - 1603].  Silver Sixpence. S2572.
FIFTH ISSUE [1578-82]. 1581, mm. Latin cross.
A little discoloured otherwise
GOOD FINE+.
 
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Size Approx. 25.50 -26 mm     Weight 2.90g.      
Ref: HC4004-4553    Enquire or Order    
£ 100

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF TUDOR (1485-1603). ELIZABETH I  [1558 - 1603].  Silver Sixpence. S2572.
FIFTH ISSUE [1578-82]. 1580/79. mm. Latin cross.
Sruck from rusted dies otherwise
About VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 25 -26 mm     Weight 3g.      
Ref: HC4002-4551    SOLD JULY 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 125

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - SAXON. EDWARD THE ELDER  [899 - 924].  Silver Penny. S1087.
KING OF WESSEX. TWO LINE TYPE. BEORNWALD. BERIIV/+++/ALD MO . Ex:- Baldwins 1963 7.10s.

GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 20 mm     Weight 1.50g.      
Ref: HC4001-4550    RESERVED Enquire or Order    
£ 950

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - PLANTAGENET KINGS (1154-1399). EDWARD III  [1327 - 1377].  Silver Groats. 
FOURTH COINAGE; PRE-TREATY PERIOD [1351-61].
The two coins for
 
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Ref: HC4000-4549    Enquire or Order    
£ 150

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF TUDOR (1485-1603). HENRY VII  [1485 - 1509].  Gold Angel. S2187.
Type V, mm. pheon (1505-9).
Slight crimp otherwise attractively toned and
VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 28 -28.25 mm     Weight 5.10g.      
Ref: HC3999-4548    SOLD OCT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 2000

       
ENGLISH VICTORIA  [1837 - 1901].  Silver Crown. 
ENAMELLED IN NINE COLOURS.
Pin removed.
 
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Size Approx. 39 mm     Weight 29.50g.      
Ref: OTH41-4547    SOLD AUG 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 60

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - NORMAN (1066-1154). WILLIAM II  [1087 - 1100].  Silver Penny. S1258.
PROFILE RIGHT type of DOVER. LIFWINE. +LIFPINE ON DOFRI.

VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 19.50 -19.75 mm     Weight 1.23g.      
Ref: HC3998-4546    SOLD JULY 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 3000

       
ANCIENT BRITAIN - CELTIC. CORIELTAUVI  [Mid 1st Cent BC to Mid 1st Cent AD].  Pale gold Stater. S410.
VEP CORF.
A well centred piece with most of the design on show.
A REALLY GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 19 mm     Weight 5.40g.      
Ref: ANC194-4542    SOLD AUG 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1650

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF HANOVER. VICTORIA  [1837 - 1901].  Silver Maundy set. S3943.
1897. With modern box.
RATHER BRIGHT [Dipped].
ALMOST FDC.
 
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Ref: MC983-4545    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 135

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF HANOVER. EDWARD VII  [1901 - 1910].  Silver Maundy set. S3985.
1902.
Minor blemishes - most attractively toned
ALMOST FDC.
 
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Ref: MC982-4544    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 135

       
ANCIENT BRITAIN - CELTIC. CORIELTAUVI  [Mid 1st Cent BC to Mid 1st Cent AD].  Gold Stater. S390.
EARLY UNINSCRIBED 'South Ferriby' type.
Light graze on the obverse otherwise well centred and beautifully toned
ALMOST EXTREMELY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 18 -19 mm     Weight 5.70g.      
Ref: ANC195-4543    Enquire or Order    
£ 700

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF LANCASTER (1399-1461). HENRY VI  [1422 - 1461].  Silver Groat. S1836/1859.
ANNULET / ROSETTE-MASCLE MULE of CALAIS.
Light graze on the reverse. A pleasing
VERY FINE or better.
 
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Size Approx. 26 - 26.75 mm     Weight 3.70g.      
Ref: HC3997-4541    SOLD SEPT 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 200

       
ENGLISH HAMMERED - HOUSE OF TUDOR (1485-1603). HENRY VIII  [1509 - 1547].  Silver Groat. S2337E.
SECOND COINAGE [1526-44]. Bust D, mm. rose.

GOOD VERY FINE.
 
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Size Approx. 24 -24.50 mm     Weight 2.50g.      
Ref: HC3996-4540    Enquire or Order    
£ 375

       
ENGLISH MILLED - HOUSE OF STUART. CHARLES II  [1660 - 1685].  Silver Crown. S3358.
THIRD BUST, 1679.
A most attractive
GOOD VERY FINE or better.
 
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Size Approx. 39 mm     Weight 30g.      
Ref: MC981-4539    SOLD AUG 2014 Enquire or Order    
£ 1400

 

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