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Henry VIII Groat, Tower Mint, base silver 3rd coinage facing bust, MM lis; rev. annulets in forks, saltire stops; weakly struck in parts but most of legends clear & traces of original lustre, Fine to GFine

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £130
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Lot 2

Edward VI Shilling, fine silver issue, facing bust MM tun; light scratches in obv field o/wise full, round flan & full, clear legends; attractively toned with traces of original lustre, GFine to AVF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £110
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Lot 3

Philip & Mary Shilling 1554 with Spanish title; busts weak but full, round flan & generally full, clear legends (minor flat spots); busts Fair o/wise Fine

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £90
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Lot 4

Elizabeth I Shilling 6th issue MM key; full flan & full, clear legends, bust Fair to VG o/wise GFine (legends better), together with 2 x sixpences: 1569 3rd/4th issue MM coronet, intermediate bust; full round flan & generally clear legends Fine & 1569 3rd/4th issue MM coronet, intermediate bust; full flan, minor flat spots in legends, bust Poor o/wise AFine

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £140
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Lot 5

James I Shilling 2nd coinage, 4th bust MM escallop; minor flat spots in legends, quite good bust detail & very good shield detail, bust AFine o/wise AVF, together with Charles I Shilling, Tower Mint, MM harp; obv. CAROLVS D G MAG BR FR ET HI.REX, large bust with double-arched crown extending almost to edge of coin; faint scratch across centre of bust, rev. garnished oval shield with C R at sides; full, clear legends & good portrait & shield detail GFine to AVF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £100
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Lot 6

Roman Republic, 7 x Silver Denarii comprising¨(1) D. Junius L. f. Silanus, obv. head of Roma, control letter behind, rev. Victory in biga, control number above, D SILANVS (L F) ROMA in ex, struck off-centre on a small flan o/wise lustre traces GVF; (2) L. Scribonius Libo, obv. BON EVENT to right of diademed head of Bonus Eventus, LIBO behind, rev. PVTEAL above an ornate well-head resembling an altar, SCRIBON in ex., small obv dig on bust; (3) P. Servilius M.f.Rullus, obv. bust of Minerva RVLLI behind, rev. Victory in biga, P below horses, P.SERVILI.M (F) in ex, Fine (4) C.Vibius C.f.Pansa obv. large head of Apollo, PANSA behind, rev. Minerva in quadriga, C.VIBIVS C.F in ex; (5) L. Julius Bursio obv. bust of Apollo, trident & symbol behind, rev. Victory in quadriga, L.IVLI.BVRSIO in ex (6) P. Maenius Antiaticus M.f. obv. head of Roma, barred X behind, rev. Victory in quadriga, P MAE.ANT below, ROMA in ex (7) C Maianius obv. helmeted head of Roma, X behind, rev. Victory in biga C MAIA below, ROMA in ex.; generally AVF to VF unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £220
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Lot 7

Roman Imperial, Julius Caesar, 2 x Silver Denarii comprising: (1) obv elephant trampling on snake, CAESAR in ex, rev. no legend, Pontifical emblems (ladle, sprinkler, axe & apex (priest's headdress), traces of original lustre AFine to Fine & (2) obv. no legend, diademed head of Venus, rev. Aeneas holding Palladium & carrying his father Anchises on his shoulder, CAESAR behind, struck off-centre, good lustre, VF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £200
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Lot 8

Roman Imperial, 10 x Silver Denarii: (1) Faustina Junior rev. SAECVLI FELICIT around two small boys seated on a throne (2) Domitian (as Caesar) rev. COS III above Pegasus stepping right (3) Septimius Severus rev. FORTVNA REDVX around Fortuna enthroned (4) Caracalla rev. INDVLGENTIA AVGG IN (CARTH) Dea Caelestis seated on a lion leaping over water (5) Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar) rev. PIETAS AVG around priestly emblems (lituus, patera, jug etc) (6) Maximinus rev. PROVIDENTIA AVG around standing figure of Providence, globe at her feet (7) Julia Domna rev. SAECVLI FELICITAS Isis standing on prow holding infant Horus (8) Hadrian rev. COS III above 7 stars & crescent; (9) Geta rev. PROVID DEORVM Providential standing left holding rod & sceptre, globe at feet & (10) Lucilla rev. FECVNDITAS Fecunditas seated with two children; generally Fine to VF, most with good portraits

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £250
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Lot 9

Ancient Greece, Corinth, Silver Stater, obv. Pegasus flying left, Greek letter koppa below; rev. facing left, head of Athena wearing Corinthian helmet, rampant lion behind & A P in field below, circa 300BC, Fine

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £170
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Lot 10

8 x English Hammered Silver Coins comprising: Edward I, 2 x pennies London Mint, Henry V penny York Mint, annulet & mullet by crown, quatrefoil in centre of rev, clipped; Henry VII halfgroat, Canterbury Mint MM tun, holed at 12 o'clock, Edward VI shilling, fine silver issue, MM tun, no bust detail, bust Poor o/wise VG; Mary groat MM pomegranate, rev. VERITAS etc, bust Poor, edge chipped between 6 & 7 o'clock; Elizabeth I sixpence 1568 3rd/4th issue MM coronet, intermediate bust AFine & Charles I shilling MM (R) bust Poor o/wise Fair to VG, together with 2 x Anglo-Irish coins: Edward I penny Waterford Mint, obv. EDWR ANGL DNS HYB around crowned bust of king within a triangle, pellet at start of legend AFine to GFine & Henry VIII 'harp coinage' groat, 2nd coinage MM trefoil, rev. crowned HR either side of harp, chipped between 4 & 7 o'clock o/wise GFine or+

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £130
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Lot 11

Roman Imperial, 12 x Silver Denarii comprising: Vespasian rev. COS V above heifer facing right RARE, Titus (as Caesar) rev. PONTIF TR P COS IIII Pax seated holding olive branch; Titus (as Augustus) rev. TR POT VIIII (IMP XIIII) COS VII P P Venus, her back turned, resting on column, both SCARCE; Domitian (as Caesar) rev. no legend, Domitian on horseback, right hand raised; SCARCE; Domitian (as Augustus) rev. IMP XIIII COS (XIIII) CENS P P P, Minerva standing left holding spear; Antoninus Pius rev. APOLLINI AVGVSTO Apollo standing left holding patera & lyre; Diva Faustina rev. AVGVSTA Venus seated holding patera & short sceptre; Lucilla rev. VESTA Vesta sacrificing over altar; Julia Domna rev. DIANA LVCIFERA Diana holding torch; Geta (as Caesar) rev. PRINC IVVENTVTIS Geta holding baton & sceptre, trophy behind; Elagabalus rev. LAETITIA PVBL Laetitia standing left holding wreath & rudder set on globe, verdigris deposits on rev & Severus Alexander rev. P M TR P II COS P P Mars standing left holding olive branch & spear; generally VG or+

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £170
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Lot 12

Roman Imperial, 30 x Antoniniani, Maiorinae, Folles etc including: 5 x silver antoniniani: 2 x Gordian III (S8604 & S8613), Otacilia Severa (S9147), Trebonianus Gallus (S9642) & Philip I (S8969); 8 x billon antoniniani: Aurelian (S11627), 3 x Gallienus (S10218, S10391 & S10433 scarce), Postumus (S10962), Salonina (S10634), Maximian (S13116) & Claudius II Gothicus (S11334) & 17 x bronzes, various denominations & Emperors including: billon folles of Galerius (S14510) & Diocletian, billon maiorinae of Constantius II, Theodosius I, billon reduced follis of Crispus, post-reform radiate of Constantius I & other lower denomination bronzes of Constans, Constantine I & Licinius; various grades, majority Fine or+ (References: 'Roman Coins & Their Values, Sear, vols 3 (2005), IV (2011) & V (2014)

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £250
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Lot 13

Roman Imperial, a Collection of 28 x Bronzes comprising: 11 x sestertii: Nero Claudius Drusus (issue of Claudius) S1896 Fair, Nerva S3050, Antoninus Pius S4147 (variety), S4174 & S4191, Diva Faustina Senior similar to S4610, Marcus Aurelius similar to S4829, Julia Domna S7113, Severus Alexander S7963, Maximinus I S8337 & Gordian III S8732; 2 x Dupondii: Trajan S3216 & Marcus Aurelius S5050; 12 x asses: Divus Augustus (issues of Tiberius) S1788 & 1790, Claudius S1859, Nero S1973 Poor & S1976, Vespasian S2356, Titus S2545, Domitian S2690 & S2802, Hadrian S3679, Faustina Senior S4647 & Crispina S6016; 3 x folles: Diocletian S12772, Constantius I (as Caesar) S14039 & S14042; generally VG or+

Estimate: £180-250

Sold: £420
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Lot 14

Roman Imperial, Aelius Silver Denarius, Caesar under Hadrian; obv. AELIVS CAESAR around bare-headed bust, rev. TR POT COS II around Felicitas standing left holding caduceus & cornucopia; good portrait, small edge striking crack at 6 o'clock o/wise RARE VF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £140
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Lot 15

Sassanian Empire, Silver Drachm of Khusru II, Hamadan Mint; obv. bust of King Khusru (596-628AD) facing right, wearing winged crown, rev. fire-altar flanked by two attendants, Zoroastrian symbols; 34mm, 4.3g, well struck & fully detailed with traces of original lustre EF & Parthia, Orodes II (circa 57-38 BC) silver drachm, obv. diademed & cuirassed bust facing left, crescent behind bust & star before, rev. Greek legend around archer enthroned holding bow, anchor behind, GFine

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £50
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Lot 16

Anglo-Saxon, Kingdom of Northumbria, 18 x Stycas comprising: 1 x base silver issue Eanred, moneyer Eathvini; 15 x copper alloy regal issues of Eanred, Aethelred II & Redwulf, various moneyers Monne, Broder, Leofthegn, Fordred, Coenred & 2 x copper alloy Archiepiscopal issues of Wigmund, moneyers Ethelweard & Hunlaf; almost all with clear legends both sides, generally Fine or+

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £480
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Lot 17

100+ Roman & Other Ancient Coins, mostly Roman Imperial (including a few Provincial), various Emperors including Divus Augustus, Claudius, Nero, Nerva, Vespasian, Domitian, Marcus Aurelius, Maximinus, Faustina Senior, Antoninus Pius, Constans, Constantine etc, virtually all smaller bronzes: centenionales, half centenionales & maiorinae but also including approximately 20 x sestertii, dupondii & asses, several antoniniani & a silver denarius of Domitian (holed at 5 o'clock); majority lower grades but most should be identifiable

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £180
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Lot 18

William I Silver Penny, PAXS type; obv. PILLEM REX around crowned facing bust, rev. LIFINC ON PINCE (Winchester Mint) around cross pattee, an annulet in each angle containing one letter of PAXS; full, round, well struck flan with very good edge & surfaces, lustrous blue/gold tone, very attractive, virtually EF

Estimate: £400-500

Sold: £650
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Lot 19

Roman Imperial, 4 x AE Coins comprising: (1) Augustus copper as (moneyers' series) obv. CAESAR AVGVST PONT MA(X TRIBVNIC POT) around bust of Augustus facing right, rev. moneyer's legend: (P L)VRIVS AGRIPPA III (VIR A A A F F) around large S C, some surface corrosion, bust AFine o/wise VG; (2) Nero copper as, normal module, obv NERO CAESAR AVG P MAX TR P P P IMP S C around bust of Nero facing right, rev. Victory holding shield inscribed S (P Q) R, full, clear legends AVF/AFine ; (3) Marcus Aurelius brass sestertius obv. (M AVREL ANTONINVS AVG) ARMENIAC(VS P M), rev. (VICT AVG TR P XVIII IMP II COS III S C) around Victory standing right holding trophy, Armenian captive at feet, most of legends worn o/wise scarce GFine & (4) Philip II as Caesar under Philip I, bronze sestertius, obv. M IVL PHILIPPVS CAES around bare-headed & draped bust, rev. PRINCIPI IVVENT S C around standing figure of Philip holding spear & globe, full, clear legends & good portrait AVF or+, together with 2 x billon antoniniani: Salonina rev.PVDICITIA & Claudius II Gothicus rev. VICTORIA AVG; 2 x billon folles & a centenionalis of Constantine I & Ptolemaic Egypt AE29 of Ptolemy VI Philometor, rev. two eagles standing on thunderbolt; various grades

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £180
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Lot 20

9 x Foreign Silver Coins comprising: Jersey £5 2007 'Diamond Wedding,' Ireland 10 shillings 1966, Singapore 2 x 10 dollars 1974 & 1976, USA dollar 1883o surface marks/scratches, France 10 francs 1967, Mexico 2 onzas 1996 (2oz of .999 silver) & 25 pesos 1968 & Gibraltar £5 2005; various grades, generally VF or+

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £120
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Lot 21

Sovereign 2004 BU

Estimate: £180-220

Sold: £220
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Lot 22

12 x Foreign Silver Proof Coins, all commemorating the Millennium & comprising: Guernsey £5 1990, Maldives 20 rufiyaa 2000, New Zealand 10 dollars 2000 with selective gold plating, Spain 1500 pesetas 1999, Vanuatu 50 vatu 1998 with gold-plated cameo, Sao Tome & Principe 2000 dobras 1998, both halves of Kiribati 5 dollars 1997, Mongolia 500 tugrik 1998 with hologram, Malawi 20 kwacha 1999, Tuvalu 5 dollars 1998 & Tonga 1 pa'anga 1999; all issued by Crown Collections Ltd, with individual certs & notes on each country, all sterling silver, each encapsulated, cased FDC

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £150
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Lot 23

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: 4 x RM proof sets: 1993, 1994, 1995 & 1996, with certs, in CofI, FDC; 5 x silver proofs: £5 1990 '90th Birthday,' £2 1986 'Commonwealth Games,' £1 1988 & a 2-coin 10p set 1992, with certs, in CofI, FDC, 14 x CuNi crowns: 1965(x5), 1972(x4), 1980 & 1981(x4) & a USA dollar 1972

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £70
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Lot 24

Charles II Shilling 1663 1st bust, normal die axis; good edge & surfaces, AFine/GFine

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £100
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Lot 25

William III Halfcrown 1697 NONO, 1st bust, large shields; faint obv. scratches & rev. scratch in field to right of English shield, minor rim imperfections; blue/gold tone with underlying lustre, Fine to GFine

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £90
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Lot 26

Anne, 2 x Shillings: 1707E 2nd bust, plain in angles, generally good edge & surfaces, Fine to GFine & 1709 3rd bust, plain in angles, obv. very minor edge bruise at 5 o'clock o/wise good edge & surfaces, toned with underlying lustre AVF to VF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £100
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Lot 27

George II, Halfcrown 1746 D.NONO, LIMA, good edge & surfaces, blue/gold tone with underlying lustre AVF/GVF

Estimate: £120-150

Sold: £150
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Lot 28

George III, Crown 1818 LVIII, obv toning spots & a few faint hairlines o/wise good edge & surfaces, lustrous prooflike EF/GEF

Estimate: £400-500

Sold: £420
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Lot 29

Austrian Netherlands, Insurrection Coinage, Silver 3 Florins 1790 obv. lion rampant holding sword & shield inscribed 'LIBERTAS,' rev. 'ET IPSE DOMINABITVR GENTIVM' around a circle of 11 shields & a central sunburst; rev. adjustment marks o/wise good edge & surfaces, toned with underlying lustre, RARE GVF or+

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £220
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Lot 30

Argentina (River Plate Provinces) Silver 4 Soles 1815 PTS (Potosi monogram) FL , obv. radiant sun with central face, rev. arms within wreath; good edge & surfaces, obv. uneven dark tone, RARE AVF

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £250
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Lot 31

Austria Silver Thaler 1764 IZV, obv. armoured bust of Franz I, rev. crowned Imperial double eagle; obv. peripheral blue toning, generally good edge & surfaces, lustrous AVF to VF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £110
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Lot 32

USA, 30 x 19th Century Coins comprising: 2 x quarter dollars: 1855 edge imperfections & 1858; 3 x dimes: 1840, 1841o rev. scratches & 1873; 3 x half dimes: 1835, 1837 & 1857; 3 x 5 cents: 1866 & 1867(x2); silver 3 cents 1862; 2 x nickel 3 cents 1865 & 1872; 2 x 2 cents 1864 large motto; 8 x large cents: 1816, 1822 obv scratches, 1825, 1837, 1842, 1845, 1846 & 1853 & 6 x small cents: 1857 'Flying Eagle,' 1859, 1863, 1864 bronze, 1883 & 1893; various grades

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £280
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Lot 33

USA Large Cent 1798, minor contact marks AFine, together with a 'Washington' cent, no date (1783) double head type AFine/VG

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £110
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Lot 34

8 x Pre-Victoria English Silver Coins comprising: 3 x shillings: 1736 roses & plumes, flan slightly crimped o/wise VG/Fine, 1745 LIMA & 1787 with hearts; 4 x sixpences: 1757(x2), 1817 obv. faint scratch on neck & 1837 Fine & groat 1837, together with Bank of England eighteen pence (1s 6d); token 1811; generally AVF to VF or+ unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £160
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Lot 35

Victoria, 12 x Silver Coins comprising: 2 x crowns: 1892 & 1893 LVI, double florin 1887R, halfcrown 1887, 3 x shillings: 1846, 1874 die 9 & 1890 obv. scratches; 4 x sixpences: 1859, 1883, 1887JH wreath rev & 1901 faint scratch on bust & threehalfpence (1½d) 1843, together with official small silver Diamond Jubilee commemorative medal 1897 by de Saulles, 26mm; generally AFine to VF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £100
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Lot 36

Prussia, 3 x Silver Thalers: 1841A Friedrich Wilhelm IV, 22.29g, .750 silver, 1854A older head, 22.1g, .750 silver, 1861A 'Coronation of Wilhelm I & Augusta' 18.5g, .900 silver, together with Prussia 5 marks 1888A Friedrich III, 27.8g, .900 silver

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £130
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Lot 37

Papal States, 8 x 19th Century Silver Coins comprising: 2½ lire 1867 XXIR, 2 x 2 lire 1867 XXIIR, 2 x 1 lira: 1866 XXIR (large bust, KM1378) & 1868 XXIIR VG/Fine, 2 x 20 baiocchi: 1850 IVR & 1859 XIVR all Pius IX & 5 baiocchi 1843 XIIIR Gregory XVI, together with a copper 5 baiocchi 1852 VIR VF & a Jubilee Year MDCC brass medalet, arms of Innocent XII & Holy Gate VF; generally Fine or+ unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £120
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Lot 38

France, 7 x 18th & 19th Century Silver Coins comprising: 3 x 5 francs: L'An IIA (1802-03), Paris Mint, obv. Hercules Group, rev. value in wreath, minor contact marks, several edge imperfections, dark tone AVF; 1845A Paris Mint, Louis Philippe 1, obv sometime cleaned Fine & 1868BB Strasbourg Mint Napoleon III, obv sometime cleaned Fine; 2 x 1 franc: 1829A Louis Philippe I, scratches in obv field o/wise Fine/GFine & 1859A Napoleon III, toned with underlying lustre VF/GVF & 2 x 12 sols (1/10 ecu) 1779A AVF & 1789A Louis XVI AFine, together with Switzerland, Bern Canton silver 20 kreuzer 1764, hairlines o/wise lustrous GVF or+

Estimate: £80-120

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Lot 39

France 4 x Silver Coins of Napoleon comprising: 5 francs AN 12A (1803-04) Paris Mint, obv NAPOLEON EMPEREUR around bust, 24.6g, scratches on bust, contact marks o/wise AFine/Fine, 1 franc AN12T Nantes Mint, minor contact marks AVF, half franc 1808A Fine to GFine & 10 centimes (billon) 1808BB Strasbourg Mint Fine, together with Italy Kingdom of Napoleon 5 lire 1808M large edge lettering in relief, 24.8g, contact marks, Fine/AVF & 5 soldi 1813M AFine/GFine; all .900 silver except 10 centimes

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £320
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Lot 40

France, 2 x Silver Ecus: 1711 MM 9 (Rennes Mint), obv. armoured bust of Louis XIV, rev.3 crowns with fleurs de lis in angles, light adjustment marks on rev o/wise lustrous VF & 1777Q Perpignan Mint, obv. uniformed bust of Louis XVI, triangle in circle below bust, rev. branches around crowned French arms, obv. scratches & adjustment marks AFine/GFine+

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £80
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Lot 41

German States, Saxony Silver Thaler 1763 JFôF, obv bust of Friedrich Christian, rev. ornate crowned arms, 27.85g, trivial contact marks & a few faint hairlines o/wise good edge & surfaces, lustrous AVF/VF

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £100
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Lot 42

Italian States, 3 x Silver Coins comprising: Naples & Sicily 120 grana (piastra) 1790 P/M A-P, obv. bust of Ferdinando IV, rev crowned shield dividing initials A P; 27.17g, .833 silver; light contact marks, hairlines, rev adjustment marks on shield o/wise good edge & surfaces Fine to GFine; Naples & Sicily 120 grana 1850 obv. bust of Ferdinand II, rev. crowned shield, 27.6g, .833 silver, minor marks & hairlines/edge imperfections o/wise lustrous VF; Milan crocione (Kronenthaler) 1800M obv. laureate bust of Francis II (Holy Roman Emperor) rev. three different crowns & insignia of the Golden Fleece within angles of ornate fluted cross, edge lettering LEGE ET FIDE, 29.4g, .873 silver, light contact marks & hairlines, good edge, Fine/AVF, together with Kingdom of Italy 5 lire 1874M BN obv. bust of Vittorio Emanuele II, rev. crowned shield, 25.03g, .900 silver, minor contact marks/rim imperfections, dark obv tone GFine/VF

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £60
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Lot 43

16 x Miscellaneous English Silver, Copper & Bronze Coins & Tokens comprising: Charles II crown 1676 V.OCTAVO, corroded surfaces both sides (more severe on obv) VG, William III sixpence 1697 1st bust, small crowns, S over low S in GVLIELMVS, minor rev. flecking o/wise GFine to AVF, penny 1853 OT far colon, marks on bust o/wise AEF, farthing 1732 Fair to VG, half farthing 1844 AVF/VF, third farthing 1827 VF, third farthing 1902 AVF/GVF; silver shilling token 1812 'Birkinshaw Doncaster' VG/AFine; Malton, anonymous farthing token 1815, rev. ESTO JUSTUS VF, 2 x unofficial farthing tokens: Isaac Earlysman Sparrow London & H & C Grove Birmingham VF,pub token 3d 'TIGER INN, HGIH (sic) ST MERTHYR Fine, Boundary Token Gateshead Parish 1824 GVF, 3 x evasion halfpennies: 1721 GEORGE RULES/BRITAIN'S ISLES,' 1760 GEORGE RULES/NORTH WALES & 1770 GRAGRORY.III. RUS./PAX PLACID Fair to VG, together with Ireland 2 x silver bank tokens 10 pence Irish 1805 VG/Fine & 5 pence Irish 1805 light obv pitting AFine/Fine & James II 2 x gun metal shillings: 1689 Augt VG & (1689) date worn Sep:r verdigris & corrosion patches o/wise AFine

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £250
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Lot 44

1600+ 18th to 20th Century Foreign Coins including 290 x silver (weight 1100g), a few holed or o/wise damaged

Estimate: £1800-2200

Sold: £1000
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Lot 45

8 x Crown-Size Foreign Silver Coins comprising: Netherlands, Zeeland ducat 1775, 27.74g, .873 silver AVF; Spanish Colonial Mexico 8 reales 1810 HJ obv bust of Ferdinand VII, 26.8g, .896 silver Fine to GFine, Spain 2 x 5 pesetas: 1877 DE-M contact marks 24.8g, .900 silver AVF/VF & 1888 MP-M rim nicks, obv edge knock at 5 o'clock, 24.8g .900 silver Fine/AVF, Belgium 5 francs 1875 24.8g, .900 silver, contact marks GFine/AVF; Switzerland 5 francs 1923B 24.9g, .900 silver Fine & China 2 x dollars (yuan) (1914) obv. bust of Yuan Shih-Kai, 6 characters above head, 27g .890 silver, obv. faint scratches GFine & (1927) obv. bust of Sun Yat-Sen, 26.52g, .890 silver AVF; all with dark and/or mottled toning

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £190
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Lot 46

50 x Maria Theresa Restrike Thalers 1780X, each 28g .833 silver, a few with light toning o/wise BU

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £370
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Lot 47

Austria, 30 x Silver 500 Schilling comprising: 5 each of: 1980 'Austrian Red Cross Centenary,' 1981 'Anton Wildgans,' 1981 'Otto Bauer,' 1981 '800th Anniversary - Verdun Altar,' 1981 '200th Anniversary of Religious Tolerance' & 1983 'Catholic Day - Visit of Pope John-Paul II' all 23.9g .640 silver except 1983 (23.9g .925 silver), together with 5 x 100 Schilling 1977 '900th Anniversary of Hohensalzburg Fortress' each 23.9g .640 silver & 5 x Maria Theresa restrike thalers 1780X each 28g .833 silver, a few with light toning o/wise BU

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £200
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Lot 48

Austria, 40 x Silver Coins comprising: 9 x Maria Theresa restrike thalers 1780X each 28g .833 silver, : 21 x 500 Schilling comprising: 3 x 1980 'Austrian Red Cross Centenary,' 5 x 1981 'Anton Wildgans,' 5 x 1981 'Otto Bauer,' 2 x 1981 '800th Anniversary - Verdun Altar,' 5 x 1981 '200th Anniversary of Religious Tolerance' & 1 x 1983 'Catholic Day - Visit of Pope John-Paul II' all 23.9g .640 silver except 1983 (23.9g .925 silver), 1 x 100 Schilling 1977 '900th Anniversary of Hohensalzburg Fortress,' 23.9g .640 silver, 6 x 50 Schilling 1974 '1200th Anniversary Salzburg Cathedral' each 20g .640 silver & 3 x 25 Schilling 1956 '200th Anniversary - Birth of Mozart' each 13g .800 silver; a few with toning, generally EF to BU

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £190
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Lot 49

Solomon Islands, a Complete Set of 24 x 25 Dollars 'Legendary Fighting Ships,' all frosted silver proofs issued 2005 - 2007, each 38.6mm, 31.1g .999 silver; with certs, each encapsulated in fitted CofI FDC

Estimate: £200-250

Sold: £400
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Lot 50

Miscellaneous Foreign Proof Sets comprising: Tonga 1967 7 coins 1 seniti to 1 pa'anga, minor carbon spots, in CofI, BU; Austria a 4-coin silver proof set commemorating the 600th Anniversary of the Founding of Vienna University (1365-1965) & comprising: 50 Schilling obv. Archduke Rudolf IV (20g .900 silver), 25 Schilling '150th Anniversary - Vienna Polytechnic Institute' bust of J J R von Prechtl (founder of the Institute) (13g .800 silver), 10 Schilling (7.5g .640 silver) & 5 Schilling (5.2g .640 silver), in leatherette wallet of issue with illustrated booklet, all revs toned o/wise UNC; Ionian Islands Sovereign Greek Order of St Dennis of Zante a 2-coin fantasy proof set of 100 aspra & 50 aspra 1966, silvered CuNi, struck by Franklin Mint, in CofI, BU; together with 6 x foreign silver coins: Bermuda crown 1964, Mexico 25 pesos 1968, USA dollar 1922 & half dollar 1968, Japan 100 yen yr39, 1964 'Olympics' (.600 silver) & Solomon Islands 25 dollars 2005, rev. Spitfire, from 'The Golden Age of Powered Flight,' 31g, .999 silver layered in .999 gold

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £50
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