Coins & Banknotes: Wednesday 25 January 2017 12:00PM

No. Lots Per Page: 

Viewing: Tuesday 24 January 9.00am - 5.00pm and morning of sale

Live bidding is available at: www.the-saleroom.com

Buyer's Premium: 18.5%.

Please refer to our terms of business regarding availability of telephone bidding, additional image requests and condition reports

Catalogue Search

Lots 51 to 100 of 288


Lot 51 Thumbnail

Lot 51

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: 8 x Whitman folders containing incomplete sets of farthings 1937-56 (except 1937/42/44/45/53), halfpennies 1932-67 (except 1934 & 1953), pennies 1930-66 (except 1932/50/51/53), brass threepences 1937-67 (except 1946/49/50/51), sixpences 1937-67 (except 1937/38/43/46/52), shillings 1953-66 E & S (except 1959S), florins 1941-67 (except 1946) & halfcrowns 1941-67 (except 1944/45); includes £2.90 face value pre-47 silver (of which £0.40p loose); 2 x crowns 1951 with certs, in CofI; a 1968 an 11-coin specimen set containing halfpenny to halfcrown all 1967 (6 coins) & decimal 10p & 5p (1968) & 2p, 1p & ½p (1971), cased; 2 x year sets 1966 8 coins halfpenny to halfcrown, in Sandhill cases; £5 2006 in a presentation pack; a small quantity of pre-decimal bronze; 50+ foreign coins of which 23 x silver (weight 76g) including Australia florin, shilling, sixpence & threepence 1963 & 14 x Netherlands East Indies 1/10 guilders, various dates 1908-1913,together with Ethiopia prooflike bronze commemorative crown struck by the Franklin Mint for the 75th Birthday of Haile Selassie, issued at the Ethiopian Pavilion EXPO 1967, in CofI, UNC

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £110
More Details

Lot 52 Thumbnail

Lot 52

Victoria, 5 x Silver Coins comprising: crown 1890 minor rim imperfections AFine, halfcrown 1891 GFine/AVF, 'Gothic' florin 1853 AVF, shilling 1887JH GFine/AVF & sixpence 1841 GFine/VF & George III sixpence 1816 scratch on bust o/wise GFine to AVF, together with £0.40 face value pre-20 silver, £0.25p pre-47 silver, 14 x silver threepences & 36 x 19th/20th century foreign silver coins (weight 134.5g), a few holed, & including German East Africa 1 rupie 1904A & 2 x quarter rupie 1906A & 1913A

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £200
More Details

Lot 53 Thumbnail

Lot 53

Chile, 3 x Gold 1 Peso: 1860 1.43g, .900 gold Fine, 1863 1.46g, .900 gold AFine & 1873 1.54g, .900 gold GVF or+, all with obv. standing Liberty & rev. wreath enclosing denomination & date, all Santiago Mint

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £110
More Details

Lot 54 Thumbnail

Lot 54

Victoria, Half Sovereign 1885 surface marks o/wise Fine+/AVF

Estimate: £100-120

Sold: £120
More Details

Lot 55 Thumbnail

Lot 55

Miscellaneous Coins & Medals comprising: 7 x coins: 3 x crowns: 1890 minor marks, toned AVF, 1935 VF & 1937 GVF; USA 2 x silver dollars 1881s EF & 1923s cleaned, contact marks Fine & 'Mercury' dime 1944 VG & Jamaica penny 1928 AF & 4 x medals: WW1 War Medal, WW11 Defence Medal, silver Imperial Service Medal obv. crowned bust of George V, rev. naked man seated right resting after work, 'FOR FAITHFUL SERVICE' in ex., with ribbon, in original CofI, lightly toned about as issued & Service Medal of the Order of St John of Jerusalem, silver, straight bar suspension, edge dated 1922, with ribbon; minor obv. contact marks o/wise EF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £120
More Details

Lot 56 Thumbnail

Lot 56

10 x UK Silver Proofs comprising: 3 x £2: 1986 'Commonwealth Games,' 1995 'United Nations' & 1995 piedfort '50th Anniversary End of WW11;' a set of 4 x £1 1984-1987 & 3 x crowns: 1977, 1981 & 1990, all with certs, in CofI, FDC, together with 3 x foreign silver proofs: Bahamas 10 dollars 1978 '5th Anniversary of Independence' (45.3g, .500 silver), Malta 5 lira 1992 '50th Anniversary of George Cross Award to Malta' (.925 silver) & Falkland Islands crown 1982 'Liberation' (.925 silver), with certs, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £160
More Details

Lot 57 Thumbnail

Lot 57

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: 6 x UK proof sets: 1970, 1980, 1983, 1993, 1994 & 1995, Brilliant Uncirculated set 1985, 7 x CuNi crowns: 1951 with cert, in BofI, 1960, 1965, 1972, 1981(x2) & 2000; together with Isle of Man a set of 4 x sterling silver proof crowns 1980 'Olympics,' with cert, in CofI, FDC, a set of 4 x CuNi crowns 1983 'Man in Flight' with cert, in a Sandhill case, a set of 5 x CuNi crowns 1979 'Millennium of Tynwald,' with cert, in CofI, a Churchill Centenary crown 1974, 2 x silver proof £1 1978 with certs, in CofI, an illustrated booklet 'Pobjoy Encyclopaedia of Isle of Man Coins & Tokens' by James Mackay 2nd ed. 1978, 84 pages, very good condition & a commemorative bronze medal '175th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo' after Pistrucci, 63mm, 129.6g, issued by RM 1990, limited edition of 5000, with cert, in CofI, UNC

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £200
More Details

Lot 58 Thumbnail

Lot 58

Proof Sovereign 2013, with cert & booklet, limited edition of 7500 (this coin 6132), in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £200-250

Sold: £230
More Details

Lot 59 Thumbnail

Lot 59

Victoria, Sovereign 1872 die 52, 'Shieldback,' minor contact marks, cased with cert, AVF

Estimate: £180-220

Sold: £200
More Details

Lot 60 Thumbnail

Lot 60

Tristan da Cunha, Gold Sovereign Set 2012 'Diamond Jubilee,' series 1, comprising sovereign 8.09g, half sovereign 4.03g & quarter sovereign 2.01g; with rev. design 'Elizabeth & the Lion,' all 22ct proofs, with certs, in fitted CofI, FDC

Estimate: £300-350

Sold: £320
More Details

Lot 61 Thumbnail

Lot 61

Tristan da Cunha, Gold Sovereign Set 2012 'Diamond Jubilee,' series 2, comprising sovereign 8.04g, half sovereign 4.0g & quarter sovereign 2.01g; with rev. design Britannia standing in prow of a barge, Tower Bridge in background, all 22ct proofs, with London Mint Office certs, in fitted CofI, FDC

Estimate: £300-350

Sold: £320
More Details

Lot 62 Thumbnail

Lot 62

Australia, Commemorative Proof Sovereign 2014, rev. PERTH MINT above crowned AUSTRALIA in wreath, ONE SOVEREIGN in ex., commemorating L C Wyon's original type 1 rev. first issued 1855; 8.0g, .917 gold, limited edition of 1500 (this coin 0823), with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £200-250

Sold: £220
More Details

Lot 63 Thumbnail

Lot 63

Proof Sovereign 2015, slabbed by NGC as 'PF 70 ULTRA CAMEO, one of the first 500 struck with the Jody Clark portrait of the Queen' with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £200-250

Sold: £250
More Details

Lot 64 Thumbnail

Lot 64

Britannia Gold £100 2015 (bullion 1oz fine gold), rev. standing Britannia holding trident & shield, frosted fields, 31.2g, with Jubilee Mint cert, in CofI, UNC

Estimate: £800-900

Sold: £1200
More Details

Lot 65 Thumbnail

Lot 65

Isle of Man Sovereign 1973, 8.02g, BU

Estimate: £180-200

Sold: £220
More Details

Lot 66 Thumbnail

Lot 66

Victoria, 2 x Sovereigns: 1890s contact marks AFine & 1901P surface marks & rim imperfections, peripheral lustre AVF/VF

Estimate: £360-400

Sold: £450
More Details

Lot 67 Thumbnail

Lot 67

Edward VII, Sovereign 1909 contact marks, lustrous VF to GVF

Estimate: £180-200

Sold: £220
More Details

Lot 68 Thumbnail

Lot 68

George V Sovereign 1925 & Half Sovereign 1914, both with trivial obv rim nicks, good surfaces, GVF

Estimate: £270-300

Sold: £300
More Details

Lot 69 Thumbnail

Lot 69

2 x Sovereigns: 1967 AEF/EF & 2010 proof no cert or CofI, BU

Estimate: £360-400

Sold: £450
More Details

Lot 70 Thumbnail

Lot 70

Victoria, a Set of 3 x Crowns: 1845 VIII, 1892 & 1896LX, all with contact marks, in a Jubilee Mint case AFine

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £80
More Details

Lot 71 Thumbnail

Lot 71

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: 5 x 'World's Smallest Gold Coins' all .585 gold (14ct), total weight 2.5g (each 0.5g) two with certs; USA gold dollar 1861 with suspension loop at 12 o'clock, 1.7g, .900 gold; Gibraltar sterling silver £5 2012 'Diamond Jubilee,' with cert, in CofI, FDC; a large Diamond Jubilee commemorative medallion, obv. Britannia, rev. St George & Dragon, base metal layered in 24ct gold with Britannia & St George highlighted in rhodium-platinum, 222.3g, 89mm, limited edition of 999 (this medallion 079), issued by London Mint Office, with cert, in CofI, BU & 6 x colourised/gilded coins & medallions including Tristan da Cunha crown 2010 'The Lone Soldier' in series 'Great British Heroes' & a 'House of Tudor' medallion with colour portrait of Henry VIII

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £150
More Details

Lot 72 Thumbnail

Lot 72

Edward VII, a Date Run of Florins comprising: 1902 matt proof AUNC, 1902 lustrous AEF, 1903 GVF, 1904 lustrous AEF, 1905 minor marks on bust & small obv edge bump at 10 o'clock, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909 & 1910 Fine; generally AVF unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £280-350

Sold: £850
More Details

Lot 73 Thumbnail

Lot 73

George IV, 4 x Shillings: all bare head, 1825, 1826 obv hairlines, 1827 & 1829 all lustrous AEF to EF

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £750
More Details

Lot 74 Thumbnail

Lot 74

Victoria, Shilling 1854, 2nd head, no initials on truncation; a few light hairlines o/wise lustrous prooflike AEF/EF or+, VERY RARE

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £1500
More Details

Lot 75 Thumbnail

Lot 75

Victoria, a Date Run of 'Bun' Pennies 1860 - 1894 Inclusive, including several varieties & comprising: 1860 obv.1/revB(x2), obv.2 revD(x2), 3/D, 4/D, 5/D, 6/D; 1861 4/D, 6/D, 6/G; 1862-1873 inclusive all 6/G & including 1864 crosslet 4 & upper serif 4 & 1865 5/3 in date, rev. damaged; 1874 7/G(X2) & 7/H, 1874H 7/G & 7/H; 1875 8/H & 8/J; 1876H 8/K; 1877 8/J; 1878 8/J; 1879 9/J(X2) & 9/K; 1880 9/J & 9/L; 1881 9/J & 1882H - 1894 inclusive all 12/N; 56 coins in total & all with paper roundels describing variety, provenance & other details; various grades AFine to EF, about 50% VF or+, several with good lustre

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £1300
More Details

Lot 76 Thumbnail

Lot 76

George III, 2 x Shillings: 1816 obv. hairlines o/wise lustrous GEF & 1819 9 of date over a high 9, sometime cleaned o/wise EF/AEF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £150
More Details

Lot 77 Thumbnail

Lot 77

William IV, 4 x Shillings: 1834(x2), 1835 & 1836 minor marks on bust, all VF or+, together with George IV shilling 1825 bare head, lustrous AEF

Estimate: £180-250

Sold: £240
More Details

Lot 78 Thumbnail

Lot 78

George III, 7 x Copper Coins comprising: twopence 1797 small obv. edge bump at 10 o'clock & faint scratch on rev o/wise lustre traces GVF, twopence 1797 contact marks Fine, penny 1797 good edge & surfaces, slightly prooflke, lustre traces AEF, penny 1797 generally good edge & surfaces, peripheral lustre VF, penny 1806 rev edge bump at 5 o'clock, rim imperfections & light rev. scratches, with incuse curl, underlying lustre VF, penny 1806 generally good edge & surfaces, with incuse curl, GVF, penny 1807 good edge & surfaces, minor carbon spots, VF or+, together with George IV penny 1826 plain saltire, faint obv. scratches o/wise AVF/Fine

Estimate: £180-250

Sold: £250
More Details

Lot 79 Thumbnail

Lot 79

Victoria, 2 x 'Godless' Florins 1849: (1) mark & faint scratches in obv. field, blue/gold tone & (2) trivial obv. contact marks o/wise good edge & surfaces, light golden tone; both with WW behind bust within linear circle; both GVF to AEF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £160
More Details

Lot 80 Thumbnail

Lot 80

Victoria, a Collection of 14 x Gothic Florins comprising: 1853(x2, one GFine), 1860, 1864 die 67, 1867 die 7 Fair, 1869 die 18 VG, 1875 die 63, 1877 die 26, border of 42 arcs & no WW below bust, 1878 die 65, 1880, 1881, 1881 xxri, 1883 VG & 1885; majority with obv. hairlines, generally AVF to GVF unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £700
More Details

Lot 81 Thumbnail

Lot 81

Victoria, a Collection of 14 x Jubilee & Old Head Florins comprising: 1887(x2), 1888, 1889 VG, 1890 GFine, 1891, 1893, 1894, 1896 Fine, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900 & 1901, together with Edward VII 1902; generally AVF to EF unless o/wise graded, several with lustre

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £300
More Details

Lot 82 Thumbnail

Lot 82

George V, a Complete Date Run of Florins 1911 - 1936 Inclusive, including 1927 proof, 25 coins in total; generally AVF or+ except 1920 Fine & 1932 AFine, (1927 proof toned AFDC)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £350
More Details

Lot 83 Thumbnail

Lot 83

George V, a Complete Date Run of Shillings 1911 - 1936, 29 coins in total (includes 1926 2nd coinage, 1926ME, 1927ME, 1927 proof & 1927 modified bare head), virtually all VF to EF (1927 proof AFDC)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £320
More Details

Lot 84 Thumbnail

Lot 84

Victoria, 2 x Shillings: 1838 1st Young Head, WW on truncation; obv hairlines o/wise good edge & surfaces, prooflike GVF/AEF & 1839 2nd Young Head, no initials on truncation, good edge & surfaces, lustrous prooflike AEF/EF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £180
More Details

Lot 85 Thumbnail

Lot 85

Victoria, 2 x Shillings: 1838 1st Young Head, WW on truncation; contact marks on bust, hairlines both sides (sometime lightly cleaned) VF/AEF & 1839 2nd Young Head, no initials on truncation; good edge & surfaces, peripheral golden tone, lustrous AEF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £180
More Details

Lot 86 Thumbnail

Lot 86

Victoria, Shilling 1848 over 6, 2nd Young Head, no initials on truncation; trivial contact marks on bust & scratch in field near second R of BRITANNIAR o/wise lightly toned with underlying lustre VF/AEF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £350
More Details

Lot 87 Thumbnail

Lot 87

Victoria, an Outstanding Collection of 40 x Young Head Shillings comprising: 1840 AFine/Fine, 1842, 1844, 1845, 1846, 1852, 1853, 1855, 1856, 1857, 1858, 1859, 1860, 1861, 1862, 1864 die 2, 1865 die 8, 1866 die 58, 1867 die 26 2nd head, 1868 die 26, 1870 die 12, 1871 die 28, 1872 die 5, 1873 die 113, 1874 die 14, 1875 die 70, 1876 die 25, 1877 die 23, 1878 die 12, 1879 die 11 AFine, 1879 no die number, 1880, 1881, 1881 larger rev lettering AFine, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886 & 1887; all AVF or+ unless o/wise graded (majority GVF to EF or+)

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £3000
More Details

Lot 88 Thumbnail

Lot 88

A Date Run of Halfcrowns 1937 - 1967 Inclusive, 34 coins in total including 4 x proofs: 1937, 1950, 1951 & 1953, together with 1970 proof; circulation coins majority VF to EF, proofs AFDC to FDC

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £70
More Details

Lot 89 Thumbnail

Lot 89

A Date Run of Florins 1937 - 1967 Inclusive, 33 coins in total including 2 x 1937 & 2 x proofs: 1937 & 1951, together with 1970 proof; circulation coins majority VF to EF, proofs AFDC to FDC

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £70
More Details

Lot 90 Thumbnail

Lot 90

A Date Run of Shillings 1937 - 1966 Inclusive, 65 coins in total, including all English & Scottish revs except 1949S & 8 x proofs 1937E, 1937S, 1950E, 1950S, 1951E, 1951S, 1953E, 1953S, together with 1970E & 1970S proofs; circulation coins generally VF to EF or+, proofs AFDC to FDC

Estimate: £120-150

Sold: £80
More Details

Lot 91 Thumbnail

Lot 91

Victoria, Proof Florin 1893, minor contact marks & light wear on high points, blue/gold tone, EF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £160
More Details

Lot 92 Thumbnail

Lot 92

19 x Bronze Pennies comprising: 1895 'low tide' Fine, 1895(x2) 'normal' tide, 1896, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902 'low tide' virtually full lustre GEF, 1902(x2) 'normal' tide, 1903, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1913 & 1914; all with very good to virtually full lustre except 1895 'low tide,' 1900 (lustre traces) & 1914

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £300
More Details

Lot 93 Thumbnail

Lot 93

Victoria, 7 x Copper Pennies comprising: 1853OT far colon, attractively toned with lustre traces, good edge & surfaces GEF/EF, 1854PT minor contact marks AVF, 1855OT die flaw below bust, minor marks on bust, subdued lustre AEF, 1858OT far colon, several contact marks both sides, minor rim imperfections AVF, 1858OT far colon, generally good edge & surfaces, lustre traces GVF/VF, 1858/7 OT far colon, contact marks both sides, dark tone with underlying lustre AEF & 1859 contact marks GFine

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £110
More Details

Lot 94 Thumbnail

Lot 94

Miscellaneous English Silver Coins comprising: 2 x halfcrowns: 1911 & 1937, 2 x florins: 1893 & 1911, 5 x shillings: 1821, 1879 no die number Fair/VG, 1911, 1926 & 1937E, together with George III penny 1806 obv. verdigris patch in obv. field & part of bust o/wise AEF, shilling 1953E & 4 x tokens: Stockton silver shilling 1812 'CHRISTOPHER AND JENNETT,' 2 x 19th century ferry tokens (Sunderland & Middlesbrough) & a late 18th century copper halfpenny token (no date) from Skidmore's series 'London Churches & Gates' obv view of Newgate Prison by Benjamin Jacobs, rev. 'DEDICATED TO COLLECTORS OF MEDALS & COINS' around PSCo cypher, edge plain, lustre traces; generally Fine or+ unless o/wise graded (majority VF or+)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £170
More Details

Lot 95 Thumbnail

Lot 95

Isle of Man, 10 x Silver Proof Crowns 'Cat Series' comprising: 1988 'Manx Cat,' 1989 'Persian,' 1990 'Alley Cat,' 1991 'Norwegian Forest Cat,' 1992 'Siamese,' 1993 'Maine Coon Cat,' 1994 'Japanese Bobtail Cat,' 1995 'Turkish Cat,' 1996 'Burmese Cat' & 1997 'Longhaired Smoke Cat' all 31g, .999 silver, with certs, individually cased, FDC & 10 x silver 'Christmas' 50p comprising: 1987/88/89/90, 1992/93/94/95/96/97, all 15.5g, .925 silver, with certs, individually cased (some cases damaged) FDC

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £550
More Details

Lot 96 Thumbnail

Lot 96

Isle of Man, 3 x Silver Proof Sets comprising: 1979 'Millennium of Tynwald' 7 coins ½p to £1, with cert, in CofI, light toning on £1 o/wise FDC; 1982 9 coins ½p to £5, all with Royal Baby Privy Mark (a crib) to commemorate the birth of Prince William, limited edition of 1000 sets, with cert, in CofI, FDC & 1985 9 coins ½p to £5, limited edition of 5000 sets, issued by Pobjoy Mint, toning on £1 o/wise FDC

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £140
More Details

Lot 97 Thumbnail

Lot 97

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: 27 x crowns: George III date worn Poor, 1935, 1937, 1951 with cert, in BofI, 1953, 1960, 1965(x5), 1972(x4), 1977(x6, one in a ring mount), 1980(x3) & 1981(x3); florin 1887JH carbon spots GFine, 3 x shillings 1887JH VG scratches, GFine & AVF; 22 x silver threepences Victoria YH to George VI, silver proof crown 1977 with cert, in CofI, FDC, £5 coin 1999, a quantity of pre-decimal bronze, CuNi & brass threepences, France gold 5 francs 1866 holed at 12 o'clock & other coins

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £90
More Details

Lot 98 Thumbnail

Lot 98

Isle of Man Miscellaneous Silver Coins comprising: 7 x proof crowns: 1978 '25th Anniversary of the Coronation,' 1979 'Tercentenary of Manx Coinage,' 1980 '200th Anniversary of The Derby,' 1980 'Queen Mother's 80th Birthday,' 1981(x2) 'Royal Wedding' different revs, 1990 '150th Anniversary of the Penny Black' struck in 'Pearl Black;' a silver proof crown medal 1979 'Margaret Thatcher,' silver proof £25 1993 'Nigel Mansell,' 2 x silver proof £1 1978 & 1979 & 3 x 'Christmas' 50p 1979, 1980 & 1991 no cert, together with 9 x CuNi crowns: 1975(x2), 1976(x2), 1977(x2), 1978, 1979 & 1980, 7 x CuNi 'Christmas' 50p 1980 to 1986 inclusive, individually card-mounted in an album, CuNi £5 1981, 2 x sets of decimal coins 1975 & 1976, a BU set 1991 8 coins 1p to £5, & other coins

Estimate: £120-150

Sold: £350
More Details

Lot 99 Thumbnail

Lot 99

Isle of Man, 3 x Sterling Silver Proof Sets: (1) a set of 5 x crowns 1979 '1000th Anniversary of Tynwald' different reverses, in fitted CofI, FDC (2) a set of 4 x crowns 1980 '13th Winter Olympics, Lake Placid USA,' with cert, in fitted CofI, FDC & (3) a set of 6 x crowns 1986 'World Cup Mexico' all different revs, in fitted CofI FDC

Estimate: £120-150

Sold: £150
More Details

Lot 100 Thumbnail

Lot 100

South Africa Gold Pond 1897, 7.96g, .916 gold, trivial contact marks o/wise AVF

Estimate: £180-220

Sold: £190
More Details