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Henry II Silver Penny, short cross coinage, Winchester Mint, class 1b; obv. HENRICVS REX, facing bust with 2 left curls & 5 right curls, stop before REX ; rev. ADAM ON WINCE; full, round, well struck flan (rev. slightly double struck), good portrait, VF or+

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £210
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Lot 2

Henry II Silver Penny, short cross coinage, Lincoln Mint, class 1b; obv. HENRICVS REX, facial features flat, stop before REX; rev. R(ODB)E(RT) ON NICO, AFine, together with Henry II cut halfpenny, class 1b, PIER(ES) or PIER(ES M) on LVN, good detail both sides, AVF

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £60
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Lot 3

Edward I, 4 x Silver Pennies: London Mint(x3, one with edge chip at 5 o'clock) & Canterbury Mint, together with Richard I London Mint 'STIVENE ON LVND' coin complete but in two halves & Henry III long cross penny, London Mint, RENAUD ON LVND; generally Fair to VG

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £20
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Lot 4

Henry II Silver Penny, Cross Crosslets Tealby coinage, Class F; obv. crowned armoured bust with jewelled collar & hair in ringlets; rev. struck off-centre, most of legend missing or flat; good portrait, overall Fine (portrait better)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £120
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Lot 5

Edward III Silver Groat, Fourth Coinage, Pre-Treaty period with French title, London Mint; Lombardic 'M' & closed 'C' & 'E,' annulet stops; good portrait & full, clear legends apart from a couple of weakly struck letters; full weight 4.5g, AVF

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £40
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Lot 6

Edward IV Silver Groat, light coinage, Bristol Mint; MM crown, B on breast & quatrefoils at neck, saltire stops; struck off-centre hence part of obv. legend missing EDWA(RD DI) REX ANGL Z FRA, facial features flat; rev. inner circle VILLA BRISTOW; underweight at 2.68g; Fine, parts better

Estimate: £30-50

Sold: £30
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Lot 7

Edward I Silver Penny, Canterbury Mint, obv. portrait flat apart from crown & hair & a couple of letters in rev. legend flat o/wise some original lustre AFine, together with Henry III silver penny, long cross, London Mint, no MM; obv. legend starts at 10 o'clock HENRICVS REX III; very good portrait with almond eyes & crown with end pellets; rev. WALTER ON LVND; full, round flan & clear legends, VF or+ & Edward I silver halfpenny London Mint, obv. EDWAR R ANGL DNS HYB, full flan, full, clear legends & reasonable portrait Fine or a little +

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £30
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Lot 8

Edward III Silver Halfgroat, fourth coinage, Pre-Treaty period, London Mint, MM cross 1; Lombardic M, closed 'C' & 'E' & 'R' with wedge-shaped tail, annulet stops; obv. EDWARDVS REX ANGL (Z) FRANCI, small edge striking crack at 9 o'clock, 2g, GFine or+

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £20
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Lot 9

Henry VI Silver Groat, Calais Mint, leaf-mascle issue (1432-36), leaf below bust & leaf after 'CALISIE' & mascle after first 'L' of 'VILLA;' 2.98g, very good portrait & most of legends clear, VF or+

Estimate: £250-300

Sold: £100
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Lot 10

Mary Groat, MM pomegranate, obv. crowned bust, rev. 'VERITAS' etc around royal shield of arms; full, round flan & very good detail in portrait, VF to GVF

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £450
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Lot 11

Philip & Mary Groat, MM lis, obv. crowned bust of Mary, rev. 'POSVIMVS DEVM ADIVTO NOS' full flan, sometime creased & straightened, generally clear legends & some portrait detail, AFine

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £60
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Lot 12

Edward III, Gold Quarter Noble, London Mint, Treaty Period (1361-1369), MM cross potent, saltire stops, obv. EDWARD DEI GRA REX AnGL around beaded circle enclosing quartered shield of arms within tressure of 8 arcs, annulet before EDWARD, rev. EXALTABITUR In GLORIA around beaded circle enclosing ornate cross with lis terminals, lis in centre of cross; 1.84g, edge slightly crimped between 3 & 4 o'clock o/wise well struck, full, round flan with full, clear legends, GVF

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £700
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Lot 13

Elizabeth I Sixpence 156(1?), 3rd/4th issue MM pheon, inner beaded circle (17.5mm), no detail in bust, full flan & full, clear legends, bust Poor o/wise Fine or+ & Charles I shilling MM ?, severely clipped (weight 5.62g), obv. large bust with double-arched crown, rev. square-topped shield over cross moline; VG, rev. better

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £40
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Lot 14

Edward VI Shilling, fine silver issue (1551-53), MM tun; facing bust with rose to left & value XII to right, faint scratches on bust, full flan 5.56g, bust AFine o/wise Fine

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £90
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Lot 15

3 x English Hammered Silver Coins comprising: Edward I penny Durham Mint MM cross pattée,, holed at 8 o'clock on inner beaded circle, legend weakly struck between 1 & 5 o'clock & correspondingly on rev. o/wise AFine; Edward IV groat, light coinage London Mint, MM crown, quatrefoils at neck, no eye on rev, slightly irregular flan, good portrait & most of legends clear, toned AVF & Elizabeth I sixpence 15?? 6th issue MM tun, bust weak apart from crown, obv. scratches, rev. last two digits of date & 1st & 2nd quarters of shield worn, most of legends clear, bust Fair o/wise AFine, together with Charles I rose farthing MM mullet, single arched crowns with short legends (CAROLV, MA, FRA & HI), sceptre to outer circle, GFine or+

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £60
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Lot 16

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: crown 1902, minor contact marks & small rev. edge bump at 10 o'clock GFine/AVF, halfcrown 1874 Fair/AVG, florin 1902 toning spots & contact marks GFine, 15 x silver threepences (mostly low grade and/or damaged), £0.30p face value low grade pre-20 silver & a quantity of pre-decimal copper & bronze, together with 70+ foreign coins of which 12 x silver(weight 85g) including South Africa shilling 1894 & Canada dollar, 50, 25 & 10 cents all Confederation Centennial 1967

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £120
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Lot 17

Miscellaneous English Silver Coins comprising: florin 1887JH trivial rim imperfections, toned with underlying lustre VF to GVF; shilling 1826 obv. rim nicks o/wise toned AVF/Fine, 39 x silver threepences, a couple holed or o/wise damaged, £0.30p face value pre-20 silver, several holed & £1.12½ face value pre-47 silver, together with crown 1951, a small quantity of pre-decimal bronze & CuNi & a Victoria Golden Jubilee commemorative medal, silvered base metal

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £70
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Lot 18

£7.82½ Face Value Pre-20 Silver, £5.42½ face value pre-47 silver & 144 x silver threepences, a few holed or o/wise damaged

Estimate: £200-250

Sold: £480
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Lot 19

4 x Maundy Fourpences comprising: 1800 peripheral blue tone GVF, 1889 VF, 1902 faint scratches on bust GFine/VF & 1937 lightly toned AUNC, together with sixpence 1787 no hearts, minor flecking o/wise AVF & shilling 1736 roses & plumes, edge mount possibly removed at 12 o'clock, bust VG o/wise GFine

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £80
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Lot 20

Victoria, 12 x Jubilee Head Silver Coins comprising: 2 x crowns 1891, 1892, 3 x double florins 1887 (2 x 1887A & 1 x 1887R), 2 x halfcrowns 1887 GVF & 1889 VG, florin 1892 & 4 x shillings 1887, together with Edward VII 2 x halfcrowns 1907, florin 1902 & shilling 1910; generally AFine to VF unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £110
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Lot 21

12 x Foreign Silver Coins comprising: France ecu 1776Q Perpignan Mint, obv. bust of Louis XVI, triangle in circle below (Mint Director's privy mark), rev. crowned arms, heart at end of legend (engraver's privy mark) & 5 francs 1833W; Mexico peso 1920; Russia poltina (half rouble) 1877HI St Petersburg Mint; South Africa 2 x halfcrowns 1895 & 1897, florin 1896 & crown 1960; Hungary florin 1888KB & 2 korona 1912KB; Iran 2000 dinars (2 krans) AH1335 (1916) & Poland Danzig ort (1/4 thaler) 1623 obv. crowned bust of Sigismund III in ruff collar dividing 1 - 6, holed at 8 o'clock Fair; various grades, generally AFine or+ unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £50
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Lot 22

12 x English Silver Coins comprising: 5 x crowns: 1894 LVII bust Fair o/wise VG, 1899 LXII AFine, 1899 LXIII edge nicks AFine & 1935(2) VF & GVF; 3 x halfcrowns: 1816 GFine, 1836 AVF & 1849 Fair; florin 1849 VG; 2 x shillings: 1872 die 108 AVF & 1896 AVF & sixpence 1883 GFine;

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £130
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Lot 23

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: Gibraltar 3 x silver proof £5 2008 rev. 'Battle of Hastings' 2008 rev. 'Battle of Trafalgar' & 2009 rev. 'Henry VIII,' USA 1oz 'Silver Eagle' dollar 1992, half dollar 1964 & CuNi clad proof quarter dollar 1976s rev. 'Drummer Boy,' Guernsey silver proof £1 2000 'Queen Motther centenary,' & Philippines silver piso 1969 'Birth of Aquinaldo,' together with 230+ x Foreign Coins, including 39 x silver (weight 161g), a Maria Theresa restrike thaler 1780X with suspension loop at 12 o'clock, 2 x official RM silver commemorative medals: Victoria Diamond Jubilee 1897 by de Saulles, 26mm & Coronation 1937 by Metcalfe 30mm, both very worn & 15 x Roman bronzes, almost all low grade

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £200
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Lot 24

Proof Sovereign 1979, no cert or CofI, AFDC & half sovereign 1913 contact marks AVF, together with South Africa gold 1/10 krugerrand 1983 surface marks/digs, scratches on rev o/wise VF

Estimate: £350-400

Sold: £400
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Lot 25

Switzerland, Gold 20 Francs 1935 L-B, (struck in 1945, 1946 & 1947), 6.45g, .900 gold GVF

Estimate: £120-140

Sold: £150
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Lot 26

Edward VII Sovereign 1910, light contact marks/hairlines GFine

Estimate: £180-200

Sold: £200
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Lot 27

A Collection of 15 x Pre-Victoria Copper Coins comprising: George I 2 x halfpennies 1718 & 1723 & farthing 1722; George II halfpenny 1738 & farthing 1754; George III twopence 1797 GVF, 2 x halfpennies 1799 & 1807 & farthing 1806; George IV halfpenny 1826 two incuse lines on saltire AEF & 2 x farthings 1821 & 1826 (2nd issue) both AVF, William IV halfpenny 1834 marks on bust o/wise VF & farthing 1835 & George I, Ireland Wood's halfpenny 1723; generally VG to GFine unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £90
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Lot 28

Victoria, 1887 Jubilee Head Silver Set comprising: crown, double florin, halfcrown, florin, shilling, sixpence ('wreath' type) & threepence, card-mounted in a Sandhill case, most with contact marks, generally GFine (halfcrown) to GVF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £70
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Lot 29

Victoria, 3 x Crowns: 1889 edge knocks, 1893 LVI & 1900 LXIV & 5 x double florins: 1887(x3, one with obv. scratches), 1888 & 1890 generally VG to GFine, together with George IV 2 x crowns 1821 SECUNDO, one with contact marks AFine, other VG

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £110
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Lot 30

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: £0.45p face value pre-20 silver including halfcrown 1878 & shilling 1851 (low grades), a quantity of pre-decimal CuNi, bronze (pennies, halfpennies & farthings) & brass threepences, 22 x silver threepences, 200+ foreign coins, mostly 20th century, including 5 x silver (weight 22.9g), Isle of Man 11 x 18th/19th century copper & bronze coins comprising: farthing 1839, 4 x halfpennies: 1813(x2) & 1839(x2, one holed & gilded) & 3 x pennies 1733(x2, rev.1 & rev.2)) & 1758 & 3 x Callister halfpenny tokens 1831, various grades, generally Fair to VG, a couple Fine to GFine (1733 rev.2 & 1 x 1813), together with 8 x banknotes: £1 Somerset, 3 x 10 shillings Fforde & 4 x foreign (all low grade except 1 x 10 shillings GVF)

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £90
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Lot 31

Austria, 5 x Gold 1000 Schilling 1976 'Babenberg Dynasty Millennium' obv. heraldic eagle, rev. mounted knight carrying shield & pennant, each 13.5g, .900 gold, AUNC

Estimate: £1250-1500

Sold: £1600
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Lot 32

Austria, 5 x Gold 1000 Schilling 1976 'Babenberg Dynasty Millennium' obv. heraldic eagle, rev. mounted knight carrying shield & pennant, each 13.5g, .900 gold, AUNC

Estimate: £1250-1500

Sold: £1600
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Lot 33

Austria, 4 x Gold 1000 Schilling 1976 'Babenberg Dynasty Millennium' obv. heraldic eagle, rev. mounted knight carrying shield & pennant, each 13.5g, .900 gold, AUNC

Estimate: £1000-1200

Sold: £1300
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Lot 34

Austria, 3 x Gold 1000 Schilling 1976 'Babenberg Dynasty Millennium' obv. heraldic eagle, rev. mounted knight carrying shield & pennant, each 13.5g, .900 gold, AUNC

Estimate: £750-900

Sold: £950
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Lot 35

Austria, 2 x Gold 1000 Schilling 1976 'Babenberg Dynasty Millennium' obv. heraldic eagle, rev. mounted knight carrying shield & pennant, each 13.5g, .900 gold, AUNC

Estimate: £500-600

Sold: £650
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Lot 36

Austria, 2 x Gold 1000 Schilling 1976 'Babenberg Dynasty Millennium' obv. heraldic eagle, rev. mounted knight carrying shield & pennant, each 13.5g, .900 gold, AUNC

Estimate: £500-600

Sold: £650
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Lot 37

Malta, a Set of 3 x Gold Coins comprising: 50 liri 1975 rev. ornamental stone balcony, 14.91g, 20 liri 1975 rev. crab, 6.02g & 10 liri 1975 rev. Maltese falcon, 2.97g; all with obv. national arms; all .917 gold BU

Estimate: £450-550

Sold: £550
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Lot 38

Malta, a Set of 3 x Gold Coins comprising: 50 liri 1975 rev. ornamental stone balcony, 15.03g, 20 liri 1975 rev. crab, 5.97g & 10 liri 1975 rev. Maltese falcon, 3.03g; all with obv. National Arms; all .917 gold BU

Estimate: £450-550

Sold: £550
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Lot 39

Malta, Gold 20 Liri 1975, obv. National Arms, rev. crab, 6.10g, .917 gold, BU

Estimate: £120-150

Sold: £150
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Lot 40

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: 8 x UK proof sets: 1972, 1974(x2), 1975(x2) & 1977(x3); 3 x Brilliant Uncirculated sets: 1992, 1993 & 1994, specimen set 1953 farthing to crown, toning & carbon spots, cased; 38 x silver threepences in a Whitman folder, £8.15 face value pre-decimal CuNi & a quantity of pre-decimal bronze, together with New Zealand BU set 1994 6 coins 5 cents to 2 dollars, Lesotho proof set 1979 7 coins 1 sente to 1 loti & a few foreign coins

Estimate: £30-40

Sold: £110
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Lot 41

£2.80 Face Value Pre-20 Silver & £11.67½ Face Value Pre-47 silver

Estimate: £150-180

Sold: £350
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Lot 42

Victoria, Silver Set 1887JH comprising: crown, double florin (1887R), halfcrown, florin, shilling, sixpence (shield rev.) & threepence, all with similar blue/gold tone with underlying lustre & with good edges & surfaces; in a fitted case with 'Victoria Jubilee Specimen Set' in gilt on lid, all GVF or+

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £160
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Lot 43

Sovereign 1914 AVF & half sovereign 1901 AFine

Estimate: £270-300

Sold: £320
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Lot 44

Miscellaneous English Silver Coins comprising: Victoria crown 1889, double florin 1889 & shilling 1900 AVF & George IV 2 x shillings 1826, all AFine to Fine unless o/wise graded, together with £1.00 face value pre-20 silver, a couple holed, £4.20 face value pre-47 silver & 9 x silver threepences. Lot also includes Spain 100 pesetas 1966 contact marks, carbon spots/stains AVF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £150
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Lot 45

Sovereign 1910, minor contact marks, VF

Estimate: £180-200

Sold: £200
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Lot 46

George V, Half Sovereign 1913 GVF/VF

Estimate: £80-100

Sold: £100
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Lot 47

Israel, Gold 500 Lirot '25th Anniversary of Israel Bond Programme,' obv. large 500 above menorah, 20g, .900 gold, with cert, in CofI, BU

Estimate: £400-500

Sold: £550
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Lot 48

Israel, Gold 500 Lirot '25th Anniversary of Israel Bond Programme,' obv. large 500 above menorah, 20g, .900 gold, with cert, in CofI, BU

Estimate: £400-500

Sold: £550
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Lot 49

Russia, 4 x Gold 10 Roubles 1899, 1900, 1903 & 1911, each 8.6g, .900 gold, Fine to VF

Estimate: £640-720

Sold: £900
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Lot 50

Russia, 3 x Gold 10 Roubles 1899, 1900 & 1911, each 8.6g, .900 gold, Fine to AVF

Estimate: £480-550

Sold: £750
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