Coins, Tokens & Banknotes: Wednesday 12 April 2017 12:00PM

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Anglo-Saxon, Aethelred II Silver Penny, CRUX type, Winchester Mint, moneyer Wynstan; obv. AEDELRED REX ANGLORX around bare-headed bust, sceptre to left, rev. PYNSTAN M-O PIN around voided short cross with CRUX in angles; 25.4 grains (1.63g); full, round well- centred flan with full, clear legends & traces of blue/gold lustre in legends, GVF

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £450
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Lot 2

Ireland, Henry VIII Posthumous Issue Groat, Dublin Mint, struck under Edward VI 1547-50, MM P; obv. HENRIC 8 D.G.AGL FRA Z HIB REX around small bust (Tower Mint style) facing right, rev. CIVITAS DVBLINIE around arms over cross, 'P' at start of legend, AFine for issue

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £80
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Lot 3

Edward VI Shilling, fine silver issue, MM tun; obv. facing bust, rose to left & value XII to right; full, round flan with full, clear legends & with traces of original lustre in legends; a couple of faint hairline scratches on bust o/wise good edge & surfaces; bust & shield Fine o/wise VF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £170
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Lot 4

Mary Groat MM pomegranate, rev. VERITAS TEMPORIS FILIA; numerous marks & scratches on bust, most of legends clear; bust VG o/wise AFine to Fine

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £100
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Lot 5

Elizabeth I Sixpence 1590, sixth issue, MM hand, bust 6C; obv. ELIZAB etc, full, clear legends but most of rev. legends double struck, 3rd quarter of shield weak & faint scratch on rev. o/wise very good surfaces & very good portrait detail; full, round flan with lustre traces in legends, AVF to VF, together with Mary groat MM pomegranate, two creases & scratch across bust, small edge striking cracks, lustre in legends VG to Fine

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £140
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Lot 6

Charles I Groat, Aberystwyth Mint, MM book, obv. small bust not touching inner circle, plume in field to left & IIII to right, rev. plume over oval shield; sometime creased & straightened across centre, small edge striking cracks at 12 & 2 o'clock, full, clear legends (partially double struck on rev), facial features & parts of shield weak o/wise Fine to GFine, together with Charles II hammered twopence & penny, both third issue with inner circles & MM crown both sides, surface marks VG to Fine & milled twopence 1679 rev. pair of crowned interlinked C's, minor marks AFine

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £160
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Lot 7

Hungary, 14 x Hammered Silver Coins comprising: 5 x denars: Lajos (Louis) II 1522, Janos Szapolyai 1529, Maximilian II 1572 & 2 x Rudolf II 1586 & 1587 chipped, all with obv. Madonna & Child, rev. shield with Coat of Arms, generally AFine to Fine & 9 x parvi (also called 'small denars') of Sigismund (1387-1437) all rev. cross with crowns in angles, various grades (several chipped), together with an unidentified Roman Republic silver coin (part of flan missing between 1 & 5 o'clock), rev. winged Victory seated facing right, VICTRIX in ex., possibly a denarius or quinarius of M. Porcius Cato (circa 89BC); lot also includes a Britannia silver trade dollar 1901, Bombay Mint, hairlines o/wise good edge & surfaces GVF

Estimate: £30-50

Sold: £100
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Lot 8

Charles I Halfcrown York Mint MM lion, obv. king on horseback with raised sword, EBOR below, horse's tail shows between legs, rev. crowned oval shield with lion's skin garniture, no C R & no floral spray in legend; small edge striking crack at 5 o'clock, struck on undersized (or clipped) flan so parts of rev legend missing o/wise AFine

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £160
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Lot 9

John Short Cross Silver Penny, class 5c, London Mint, moneyer Abel on Lvnd, cross pattée as initial mark on rev., obv. X of REX in form of a St Andrew's cross, two circular pelleted curls each side of face, oval eyes with pellet; struck off-centre & parts not struck up o/wise Fine or+, together with Elizabeth I sixpence 1582 fifth issue MM sword; bust very worn, rev. much better, a few flat spots but most of legends clear; bust Poor o/wise AFine

Estimate: £30-40

Sold: £80
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Lot 10

Edward VI Shilling, Fine Silver Issue (1551-1553) MM tun, obv. facing bust with rose & value XII, rev. shield on cross; obv. small edge striking crack at 'E' of 'EDWARD' & dig at XII o/wise generally good edge & surfaces, some original lustre in legends; Fine to GFine

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £160
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Lot 11

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

Sold: £150
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Lot 12

Victoria, Sovereign 1879, obv. a couple of minor rim nicks, o/wise good edge & surfaces, scarce date, lustrous AVF/VF+

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £480
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Lot 13

USA, Half Dollar 1897o, 12.57g, .900 silver; good edge & surfaces, rare date, VF/GVF

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £480
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Lot 14

10 x Foreign Silver Coins comprising: USA 2 x dollars: 1880s & 1922s & half dollar 1963 (Franklin), Canada dollar 1961, Germany Third Reich 4 x 5 marks: 1934G Potsdam Garrison Church with date 21 März 1933, 1935A Potsdam Garrison Church without date, 1935A 'Hindenburg' & 1936A 'Hindenburg;' Yugoslavia 50 dinar 1938 obv. bust of Petar II & British India, Victoria rupee 1840, 19 berries, small pearls, deep blue/grey tone AEF; generally AVF to VF unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £100
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Lot 15

Victoria, Half Sovereign 1892 contact marks/hairlines Fine+/VF

Estimate: £90-100

Sold: £120
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Lot 16

Victoria, 2 x Jubilee Head Sovereigns 1890 GFine/VF & 1891 Fine/VF, both with light contact marks & hairlines

Estimate: £360-400

Sold: £450
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Lot 17

Edward VII, 3 x Sovereigns: 1907, 1909 & 1910, trivial contact marks Fine to VF

Estimate: £540-600

Sold: £580
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Lot 18

Edward VII, Sovereign 1910 & Half Sovereign 1910 AVF

Estimate: £270-300

Sold: £300
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Lot 19

Edward VII, Sovereign 1910 & 2 x Half Sovereigns 1908 & 1909 Fine to VF

Estimate: £360-400

Sold: £380
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Lot 20

3 x Half Sovereigns: 1908 marks on bust o/wise Fine, 1913 GVF & 1982 BU

Estimate: £270-300

Sold: £300
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Lot 21

George V, Sovereign 1926SA GVF

Estimate: £180-200

Sold: £250
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Lot 22

George V, 2 x Sovereigns 1913 & 1914, VF to GVF

Estimate: £360-400

Sold: £420
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Lot 23

George V, Sovereign 1913 GVF & half sovereign 1913 contact marks VF

Estimate: £270-300

Sold: £300
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Lot 24

George V, 2 x Half Sovereigns 1911 & 1914 VF to GVF

Estimate: £180-200

Sold: £200
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Lot 25

2 x Sovereigns 1978 ABU & 2003 BU

Estimate: £360-400

Sold: £420
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Lot 26

5 x Half Sovereigns, all 1982 BU

Estimate: £450-500

Sold: £500
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Lot 27

Miscellaneous Lot comprising: £37.72½ face value pre-47 silver (of which £7.30 in an album, rest loose), 14 x crowns: 1935, 1951 with cert, in BofI, 1953, 1965(x5), 1981(x5) & 2007(£5) in a presentation pack, a 'plastic' set 1953, 9 x sets of 'First Decimal Coins,' an album containing a collection of pennies, 63 coins in total from circulation, various different dates 1862-1967, a small quantity of pre-decimal CuNi & a USA silver dollar 1897 obv contact marks/scuffs AEF/EF

Estimate: £380-450

Sold: £800
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Lot 28

Proof Half Sovereign 1982, with cert, in wallet of issue, FDC

Estimate: £100-120

Sold: £120
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Lot 29

Proof Sovereign 1980, with cert, in wallet of issue, FDC

Estimate: £200-240

Sold: £200
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Lot 30

Proof Sovereign 1981, with cert, in wallet of issue, FDC

Estimate: £200-240

Sold: £220
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Lot 31

Gold Proof Crown 1990 'Queen Mother's 90th Birthday,' 40.38g, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £750-800

Sold: £1000
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Lot 32

Gold Proof Collection 1983 comprising: £2, sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £700-750

Sold: £780
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Lot 33

UK Silver Proof Piedfort Collection comprising: 4 x £1 1984-1987, revs. national floral emblems, each 19g, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £100
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Lot 34

Sovereign 1913 GVF & half sovereign 1913 GVF/VF

Estimate: £270-300

Sold: £280
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Lot 35

Sovereign 1908 AVF & half sovereign 1913 AVF

Estimate: £270-300

Sold: £300
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Lot 36

UK Silver Proofs comprising: 3 x crowns: 1977, 1980 & 1981 with cets, in CofI FDC, 2 x £1: 1983 no cert, in CofI, some light toning & 1988 (piedfort) with certt, in CofI, FDC, piedfort 20p 1982 with cert, in CofI, FDC, together with National Trust Silver Medal '25 Years Service' in CofI, UNC, proof set 1970, 'plastic' set 1953, 12 x CuNi crowns: 1951 with cert, in BofI, 1953, 1960, 1965, 1972, 1977(x2), 1980(x2), 1981(x2) & 1997 (£5) in a presentation pack, a UK pattern 1 ecu 1992 obv. Neptune & Europa around globe depicting EU countries, rev. helmeted Britannia, nickel silver, with cert, in CoifI, UNC & other coins

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £130
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Lot 37

Gold Proof Britannia £100 1987, 1oz fine gold, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £750-800

Sold: £900
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Lot 38

Proof Sovereign 1979, in wallet of issue, FDC

Estimate: £200-250

Sold: £200
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Lot 39

Proof Sovereign 1982, with cert, in wallet of issue, FDC

Estimate: £200-250

Sold: £220
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Lot 40

Proof Half Sovereign 1980, with cert, in wallet of issue, FDC

Estimate: £100-120

Sold: £100
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Lot 41

Proof Sovereign 2000, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £200-250

Sold: £220
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Lot 42

3 x Proof Half Sovereigns: 1994, 1995 & 1996, with certs, in individual CofI, FDC

Estimate: £300-360

Sold: £350
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Lot 43

3 x Proof Half Sovereigns: 1997, 1998 & 1999, with certs, in individual CofI, FDC

Estimate: £300-360

Sold: £320
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Lot 44

4 x Proof Half Sovereigns: 2001, 2002 Noad rev. crowned Shield of Arms, 2003 & 2004, with certs, in individual CofI, FDC

Estimate: £400-480

Sold: £480
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Lot 45

Proof Half Sovereign 2005 Noad rev. St George & Dragon, with cert, in CofI, FDC, together with silver proof piedfort £1 2005 rev. Menai Bridge, boxed, with cert, FDC

Estimate: £120-150

Sold: £160
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Lot 46

2 x Proof Half Sovereigns: 2006 & 2007 with certs, in individual CofI, FDC

Estimate: £200-250

Sold: £240
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Lot 47

4 x Proof Half Sovereigns: 2008, 2009, 2010 & 2011, with certs, in individual CofI, FDC

Estimate: £400-480

Sold: £480
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Lot 48

£6.40 Face Value Pre-47 Silver, £0.80p face value pre-20 silver including sixpence 1900 VF & 5 x silver threepences, one with suspension loop & stone inlay

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £160
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Lot 49

Victoria Sovereign 1900, contact marks & minor edge imperfections VF+

Estimate: £180-220

Sold: £220
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Lot 50

George V Sovereign 1912, light contact marks, GVF

Estimate: £180-220

Sold: £200
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