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Roman Imperial: 4 x Silver Denarii: Caracalla (as Augustus) obv ANTONINVS PIVS AVG around laureate & draped bust, rev. VICTORIA PARTH MAX winged Victory advancing holding wreath & palm; Caracalla: obv. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG BRIT around laureate head, rev. FIDEI EXERCITVS, Fides Militum standing left holding standard in each hand, a third standard to right; Caracalla: obv. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG BRIT around laureate head, rev. PROFECTIO AVG Caracalla in military dress holding spear, two standards to left & Gordian III obv. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG around laureate bust, rev. P M TR P III COS P P Gordian on horseback, his right arm raised & holding sceptre in left; all with good edge & surfaces & all high grade GVF or+

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £100
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Lot 52

Roman Imperial: 8 x Copper & Bronze Coins comprising: Divus Augustus copper as (issue of Tiberius) obv. DIVVS AVGVSTVS PATER around radiate head of Augustus, rev. PROVIDENT S C façade of altar enclosure with double-panelled door, green patina VG/AFine; Divus Augustus copper as (issue of Tiberius) similar obv legend, rev. S C around winged thunderbolt AFine; Germanicus copper as (issue of Claudius) obv. GERMANICVS CAESAR TI AVG F DIVI AVG N around bare head of Germanicus, rev. TI CLAVDIVSCAESAR AVG GERM P M TR P IMP P P around large SC, verdigris spots & surface corrosion, obv legends readable, rev legends 30% worn VG/Fair, Antoninus Pius brass dupondius obv ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P TR P XV around radiate head, rev. SALVS (AVGVST)I S C Salus holding sceptre & feeding snake arising from altar AVF, Antoninus Pius 2 x copper asses: (1) rev. MVNIFICENTIA AVG COS IIII S C around elephant walking right, corroded surfaces VG & (2) rev. SPQR OPTIMO PRINCIPI S C in four lines within wreath of oak leaves VG & 2 x Roman Provincial, Thrace: Augustus AE22 obv. bust of Augustus, rev. conjoined busts of King Rhoemetalkes I (client king of Thrace) & Queen Pythodoris, some rev corrosion o/wise GFine ort+ & Tiberius AE17 obv bust of Tiberius, rev. bust of Rhoemetalkes II AVF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £140
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Lot 53

Italy, Republic of Florence Gold Florin, no date (1252 - 1422), first type on smaller flan (20mm); obv. FLORENTIA around ornate stylised fleur de lis (heraldic symbol of Florence), rev. S.IOHANNES B followed by moneyer's mark around nimbate standing figure of John the Baptist holding sceptre; 3.53g, .999 gold (tested & verified), full, round flan, good edge & surfaces, lustrous EF

Estimate: £500-600

Sold: £250
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Lot 54

Italy, Republic of Florence Gold Florin, no date (1422 - 1531)), second type on broader flan (22mm); obv. FLORENTIA around ornate stylised fleur de lis (heraldic symbol of Florence), rev. S.IOHANNES B followed by moneyer's mark around standing figure of nimbate John the Baptist holding sceptre; 3.48g, .999 gold (tested & verified), full, round flan very slightly crimped, good edge & surfaces, lustrous EF

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £250
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Lot 55

Italy, Republic of Florence Gold Florin, no date (1422 - 1531)), second type on broader flan (22mm); obv. FLORENTIA around ornate stylised fleur de lis (heraldic symbol of Florence), rev. S.IOHANNES B followed by moneyer's mark around standing figure of nimbate John the Baptist holding sceptre; 3.49g, .975 gold (tested & verified), full, round flan, good edge & surfaces, well struck lustrous EF

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £250
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Lot 56

Victoria, Jubilee Head Sovereign 1887M, normal JEB on truncation, minor hairlines/contact marks, good edge, lustrous AEF

Estimate: £180-200

Sold: £210
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Lot 57

A Very Large Collection of 3,960 Foreign Coins, wide range of countries, almost all 20th century, generally lower denominations, housed in 14 x small albums, majority higher grades

Estimate: £280-350

Sold: £200
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Lot 58

Guernsey, Gold Proof £25 1995 'Queen Mother's 95th Birthday,' 7.89g, 24ct gold, with cert, in Westminster case FDC

Estimate: £180-220

Sold: £250
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Lot 59

Victoria, 2 x Half Sovereigns: 1893 minor surface marks AFine/GFine & 1898 a few light obv hairlines, toning patch on rev. AVF

Estimate: £180-220

Sold: £220
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Lot 60

£2.87½ Face Value Pre-47 Silver (wt 320g), together with £0.57½p face value pre-20 silver (wt 60.5g), 52 x silver threepences & 30 x foreign silver coins (wt 172g) including Germany 5 marks 1936F & 2 marks 1901A '200 years - Kingdom of Prussia' & France 20 francs 1933

Estimate: £70-90

Sold: £110
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Lot 61

Victoria, 10 x Silver Coins comprising: 7 x Crowns comprising: 1889, 1890, 1891, 1893, 1898 LXII edge imperfections o/wise VF to GVF, 1899 LXIII & 1900 LXIII; 2 x double florins both 1889 (one toned VF to GVF) & halfcrown 1888 VG to AFine, together with William IV halfcrown 1834 rev. edge knock at 6 o'clock & other edge imperfections o/wise attractively toned AVF; generally AFine to Fine unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £190
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Lot 62

An Accumulation of 1480+ Foreign Coins, including 94 x silver (wt 443g)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £450
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Lot 63

£81.22½ Face Value Pre-47 Silver, together with 169 x silver threepences, a few holed or o/wise damaged

Estimate: £800-900

Sold: £1300
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Lot 64

£19.57½ Face Value Pre-20 Silver

Estimate: £400-500

Sold: £800
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Lot 65

George III Guinea 1790, fifth laureate head, 'spade' rev, good edge, trivial contact marks/hairlines, o/wise Fine to GFine

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £400
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Lot 66

George V, Half Sovereign 1915, lustrous AEF

Estimate: £100-120

Sold: £110
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Lot 67

Charles II Crown 1664 XVI, second draped bust, minor contact marks/hairlines, good edge, AFine/Fine

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 68

Edward VII Crown 1902, minor contact marks/hairlines, toned with underlying lustre, AEF

Estimate: £120-160

Sold: £90
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Lot 69

George V 'Wreath' Crown 1929, lightly toned with underlying lustre, VF to GVF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 70

Oliver Cromwell Halfcrown 1658, obv. draped bust, rev. crowned shield; trivial obv contact marks o/wise good edge & surfaces, RARE Fine/VF

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £1300
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Lot 71

Charles II Halfcrown 1677 V.NONO, fourth draped bust, good edge with bold edge lettering, trivial contact marks, deep blue/gold tone with underlying lustre, GFine to AVF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £140
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Lot 72

William & Mary Halfcrown 1693 QVINTO, 3 over inverted 3, second busts, rev. crowned cruciform shields; generally good edge & surfaces, blue/gold tone, GFine to AVF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £140
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Lot 73

William III Halfcrown 1696 OCTAVO, first bust, large shields, early harp; flecking both sides o/wise good edge & surfaces, blue/gold tone AVF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 74

Anne Halfcrown 1708 SEPTIMO, plumes in angles; trivial obv contact marks o/wise good edge & surfaces, blue/gold tone with underlying lustre AVF/VF

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £220
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Lot 75

George II Halfcrown 1746 LIMA, D.NONO, good edge & surfaces, blue/gold tone AVF/VF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £100
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Lot 76

Edward VII Halfcrown 1905, minor contact marks, RARE AFine

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £200
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Lot 77

Edward VII Florin 1905, hairlines o/wise lustrous VF & shilling 1905 minor mark on bust, light hairlines o/wise AVF/VF

Estimate: £180-250

Sold: £280
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Lot 78

George II, 5 x Shillings comprising: 1734 roses & plumes in angles AFine/GFine, 1743 roses in angles GFine, 1745 LIMA obv metal flaws o/wise AVF/VF, 1745 LIMA obv carbon spots o/wise Fine/VF & 1758 rev centre solder traces (mount removed) o/wise lustrous VF, together with sixpence 1757 good edge & surfaces, lustrous VF/GVF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £140
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Lot 79

5 x Pre-Victoria Shillings comprising: William III 1697 first draped bust Fair/VG, George III 1787 with hearts, blue/gold tone, lustrous VF, William IV 1834 AVF & George IV 1824 small obv digs o/wise AVF & 1826 hairlines & light scratches o/wise VF, together with George IV 2 x sixpences: 1826 bare head, minor contact marks AVF & 1829 small digs both sides o/wise VF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £170
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Lot 80

6 x Halfcrowns comprising: George III 1817 laureate bust ('bull' head), a few faint hairlines o/wise good edge & surfaces, blue/gold tone AEF & 1817 small laureate head, minor contact marks/hairlines AEF, George IV 1821 laureate bust, rev. crowned garnished shield, contact marks & hairlines VF & 1826 bare head, obv toning spots AVF/VF, William IV 1834 WW in script, hairlines VF/GVF & Victoria 1886 GFine/AVF

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £380
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Lot 81

Miscellaneous Lot including: UK 9 x year sets 1965, each 6 coins halfpenny to crown (6 in leatherette cases & 3 in Sandhill cases), 35 x 1965 crowns (20 in blue leatherette cases & 15 in plastic cases), Jersey 2-coin crown set 1966 in CofI, Malawi 5 x proof crowns 1966 (nickel brass), Bermuda 7 x silver crowns 1964, USA 4 x half dollars 1964, Tibet 2 x silver medals 'Crown of Liberty' 1966 issued by Franklin Mint, in CofI, BU, 2 x Maria Theresa restrike thalers 1780X & 340 x foreign coins of which 53 x silver (weight 380g) including Prussia thaler 1814A, France 5 francs 1874A, Spain 5 pesetas 1898 & Newfoundland 20 cents 1894 & other coins

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £600
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Lot 82

Victoria, 8 x Silver Coins comprising: 4 x crowns: 1845 cinquefoil stops, contact marks, edge bumps GFine/AVF, 1845 cinquefoil stops AFine, 1887 minor contact marks, prooflike EF & 1890 contact marks, light edge bumps Fine; double florin 1887R minor contact marks/hairlines AEF; 2 x halfcrowns: 1882 hairlines o/wise good edge & surfaces, blue/gold tone AVF/VF & 1889 good edge & surfaces, uneven blue/gold tone AEF & florin: 1900 GVF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £190
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Lot 83

12 x Halfcrowns comprising: William & Mary 1689 first busts, first shield, surface marks both sides, busts slightly better than Fair o/wise AFine; George III 1816 AFine, 1817 small digs in obv field o/wise GVF & 1819 Fine; George IV 1821 AFine, 1823 second rev, contact marks AVF, 1825 VG & 1826 small dig on bust o/wise Fine; Victoria 1846 bust VG o/wise Fine; Edward VII 1908 Fine/AVF; George V 1927 third coinage, lustrous AEF & George VI 1937 ABU

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £250
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Lot 84

Edward VII, 24 x Silver Coins comprising: 12 x halfcrowns: 1902 faint hairlines & minor rim imperfections o/wise lustrous EF, 1903, 1904, 1906(x3), 1907(x2), 1908(x2), 1909 & 1910 light hairlines o/wise VF/AEF; 9 x florins: 1904(x2) Fine & VG, 1905(x2) AVF & VG, 1907(x3), 1908 & 1909 & 3 x shillings: all 1905 AFine to GFine; generally VG to AFine unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £420
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Lot 85

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: George V, 7 x Halfcrowns: 1914 -1919 inclusive & 1923, lustrous AVF or+, Victoria crown 1845 VIII, cinquefoil stops, contact marks, rev. centre weak, VG, Elizabeth II proof crown 1953 AFDC, George III eighteenpence (1s.6d) bank token 1814 scratch across bust o/wise lustrous EF & Victoria Maundy twopence 1843 GVF, together with 2 x commemorative silver medals: Coronation 1902 official small (31mm) silver by de Saulles & Silver Jubilee 1935 official small (32mm) silver by Metcalfe, rev. STET FORTUNA DOMUS, both EF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £170
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Lot 86

Ireland (Free State & Republic) 11 x Halfcrowns comprising: 1928, 1930, 1931, 1933, 1934, 1939 AVF, 1940 GFine, 1941 GVF, 1942 AVF & 2 x 1943 (rare), together with 4 x florins: 1933, 1935, 1939 AVF & 1941 & shilling 1941 VF; generally VG to AFine unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £300
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Lot 87

Ireland 2-Coin Silver Proof Set 1966 comprising 2 x 10 shillings, one with inverted edge inscription; obv head of Padraig Pearse, rev. statue of Cuchulainn; both with faint hairlines & tiny rim imperfections & one with scratch below Cuchulainn, in green leatherette CofI BU

Estimate: £30-40

Sold: £100
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Lot 88

31 x Foreign Silver Coins (wt 218g) including Tuvalu 2 x 10 dollars 1979 'First Anniversary of Independence,' Norway 25 ore 1896 & 10 ore 1883, Germany 2 marks 1901 '200 years Kingdom of Prussia,' USA half dollar 1917D etc, various grades

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £90
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Lot 89

16 x English Silver Coins comprising: 6 x crowns: 1680 T.SECVNDO very worn but undamaged Poor to Fair, 1819 LIX contact marks & scratches VG, 1935(x3) one with scratches on rev GVF or+ & 1937 minor contact marks on bust o/wise GVF; 4 x halfcrowns: 1816 minor contact marks, light hairlines, 1820 minor obv contact marks, 1836 generally good edge & surfaces, all VG to AFine & 1910 light contact marks & minor rim imperfections Fine+/AVF; 3 x florins: 1906, 1907 & 1908 all with obv contact marks AFine to Fine; shilling 1889 AFine, sixpence 1887JH wreath type GFine to AVF & threepence 1890 blue/gold tone VF/GVF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £140
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Lot 90

Victoria, 3 x Maundy Odds comprising: fourpence 1891, twopence 1892 & penny 1888, all with uneven blue/gold tone, lustrous EF to UNC, together with William IV silver threehalfpence (1½d) 1836 VG

Estimate: £30-40

Sold: £60
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Lot 91

George V Sovereign 1912 VF+ & Edward VII half sovereign 1910 AVF

Estimate: £280-320

Sold: £320
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Lot 92

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: Bahamas proof set 1971 9 coins 1 cent - 5 dollars (5 & 2 dollars .925 silver & 1 dollar & 50 cents .800 silver) with cert, in CofI, FDC; Isle of Man decimal proof set 1971 6 coins ½p - 50p, no cert, in CofI; Australia proof set 1966 6 coins 1 cent - silver 50 cents, toning; 3 x Mint Sets: Canada 1989 6 coins 1 cent - 1 dollar, with cert, in pliofilm envelope, Australia 1983 6 coins 1 cent - 50 cents & New Zealand 1967 'Polished Standard' 1 cent - 1 dollar, in pliofilm envelope, together with various silver coins: Falkland Islands 50p 1983 '150th Anniversary,' .925 silver, with cert, in CofI, Southern Rhodesia crown 1953 contact marks AEF, Isle of Man 2 x silver proof crowns 1974 'Churchill Centenary' with certs, in CofI, Bermuda silver dollar 1972, South Africa silver proof 1 rand 1985 '75th Anniversary of Parliament' in CofI, Canada 3 x silver dollars: 1965, 1973 heavily toned & 1977, Isle of Man virenium & sterling silver proof £1 & 3 x UK crowns 1951 with certs, in BofI

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £190
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Lot 93

15 x Miscellaneous English Silver, Copper & Bronze Coins comprising: Edward I penny London Mint AFine, crown 1896 LIX contact marks & edge bumps AFine, 6 x halfpennies: 1717 'dump' issue, 1752, 1772, 1826 edge bumps AVF, 1831 GVF or+ & 1854; 4 x farthings: 1673 VG, 1694 Fair, 1723 & 1774, third farthing 1885 VF, quarter farthing 1852 AEF & Charles I Richmond farthing MM Cross Calvary(?) together with 46 x silver threepences (all pre-20); generally AFine to GFine unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £150
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Lot 94

2 x English Gold Coins, both ex-mount, comprising: George III guinea 1786, suspension loop & small hole at 12 o'clock o/wise AVF & George II half guinea 1751 suspension loop at 12 o'clock, hairlines & surface marks Fine, together with miscellaneous silver coins: shilling 1887JH minor marks, lustrous VF & sixpence 1887JH, wreath rev, minor hairlines GVF, 2 x groats: 1849, possibly 9/8 AFine/Fine & 1855/3 Fair/VG & a small quantity of pre-20 & pre-47 silver (total face value £0.35p)

Estimate: £300-350

Sold: £380
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Lot 95

£9.87½ Face Value Pre-47 Silver, wt 1.113kg, including halfcrown 1925 VG, 2 x halfcrowns 1930 VG & AFine/Fine & florin 1932 Fine, 145 x silver threepences & £0.25p face value pre-20 silver

Estimate: £120-150

Sold: £200
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Lot 96

Gibraltar 10 x Silver Proof £5 2005 'Bicentenary of the Battle of Trafalgar 1805 - 2005' all with different revs, each 28.3g together with UK 2 x silver proof £5 2005 'Nelson' & 'Trafalgar,' individually encapsulated in a Westminster case FDC

Estimate: £120-150

Sold: £160
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Lot 97

9 x UK Proof Sets comprising: 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1994(de-luxe), 1995, 1996, 1997 & 1997(de-luxe), in CofI, FDC, together with silver proof set 1996 '25th Anniversary of Decimalisation' 7 coins 1p to £1, with cert, in CofI, some light toning o/wise FDC & Falkland Islands proof set 1980 6 coins ½p to 50p, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £120-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 98

7 x Miscellaneous English & Foreign Silver Coins comprising: double florin 1887A contact marks & hairlines AVF/VF, 2 x crowns 1935 GVF & 1937 light contact marks VF/GVF & proof florin 1937 AFDC, Maria Theresa restrike thaler 1780X prooflike BU, USA dollar 1884ominor contact marks/scuffs AEF & German East Africa rupie 1898 GFine, together with 5 x commemorative silver medals, all official small silver & comprising: Victoria Diamond Jubilee 1897, 26mm, by de Saulles EF, Edward VII Coronation 1902, 31mm by de Saulles AEF, Edward VII Coronation 1902, 31mm by de Saulles scratches & contact marks VF, George V Coronation 1911, 31mm by Mackennal AEF & George V Silver Jubilee 1935, 32mm by Metcalfe EF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 99

5 x Silver Proof Crowns comprising: Gibraltar 2 x 1977, with certs, in CofI, FDC, Guernsey 1977 no cert, in CofI, FDC, Mauritius 1977 with cert, in CofI, FDC, all Silver Jubilee commemoratives & UK 1972 'Silver Wedding' with cert, in CofI, FDC, together with Tristan da Cunha commemorative silver proof piedfort crown 2015 'Birth of Princess Charlotte,' rev. VIVANT THE DUKE & DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE around lion & crown within wreath of floral emblems with inset Swarovski emerald crystal, 38.6mm, 50g, .999 silver, with cert, in CofI, FDC & Tristan da Cunha commemorative sterling silver proof £5 2014 'Centenary of the Outbreak of WW1' rev. lines from 'Ode of Remembrance' by Laurence Binyon alongside bust of young soldier; triple thickness 75g, limited edition of 45; with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £120
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Lot 100

Miscellaneous Lot comprising various type & year sets including: 3 x type sets in Whitman albums: 2 x 'minor' type sets (farthings, halfpennies, pennies, silver & brass threepences & sixpences) & silver (shillings, florins: halfcrowns & crowns); Edward VII type set, 8 coins farthing to halfcrown in a Sandhill case, George VI year set 1937 11 coins farthing to crown (in red leatherette proof set case) & a 1940s type set 9 coins farthing to halfcrown, Elizabeth II 3 x year sets 1953 (cased), & other sets, together with 4 x crowns 1951, 3 with certs, in BofI, 17 x foreign silver coins (weight 70.5g) & a WW1 commemorative coin & medal set comprising: 3 x reproduction miniature medals (1914-15 Star, War Medal & Victory Medal) with ribbons & 5 x 1914 silver coins (halfcrown, florin, shilling, sixpence & threepence), from circulation, individually encapsulated, in Westminster CoFI

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £280
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