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3 x Hammered English Shillings comprising: Philip & Mary (15)54, worn & a few obv hairlines o/wise undamaged Fair/AFine, James I first coinage MM worn, beard merges with collar; scratches on bust & second quarter of shield worn, bust Poor o/wise VG (legends better) & Charles I MM crown, no inner circles & round garnished shield; clipped, bust slightly better than Fair o/wise AFine, together with Elizabeth I sixpence 1566 third/fourth issue MM lion, smaller flan, intermediate bust; very good portrait, deposits in parts of legend (hardened adhesive?) AVF to VF

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £160
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Lot 2

5 x English Hammered Silver Coins comprising: Philip & Mary groat MM lis; holed at 12 o'clock, bust Poor o/wise full, clear legends & shield detail Fine; Elizabeth I sixpence 1569 MM coronet, creased & straightened, portrait weak, overall VG; James I shilling, second coinage, third bust MM rose, surface corrosion, rust-coloured stains o/wise Fine & sixpence 1605 second coinage, fourth bust, MM rose, lightly clipped o/wise AFine; Charles I penny, no inner circles, oval shield, no C R, clipped o/wise Fine, together with Ireland, James I shilling, second coinage MM rose(?), rev. crowned harp; surface corrosion, digs & scratches Fair to VG & Elizabeth I copper penny 1601 MM star, obv. royal shield dividing E R , rev. crowned harp dividing date; irregular flan, good surfaces AFine to Fine for issue

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £100
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Lot 3

Henry VI Groat, Calais Mint, MM cross patonce, rosette-mascle issue; obv. blue/gold tone with underlying lustre, rev. darker tone, good portrait & full, clear legends, VF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £110
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Lot 4

Edward VI Shilling, fine silver issue (1551-53) MM tun; facing bust, rose to left & value XII to right; small dig in rev. field to left of first quarter of shield o/wise good edge & surfaces AFine to Fine

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £100
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Lot 5

James I, Shilling third coinage, sixth larger bust, MM thistle; obv facial features weakly struck but most details discernible, very good shield; full, round flan & good surfaces, minor flat spots in legends; bust Fine o/wise VF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £50
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Lot 6

Henry VI Groat, rosette/mascle issue, Calais Mint, MM pierced cross; full flan with clear legends & good portrait; toned with underlying lustre VF

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £90
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Lot 7

Ireland Groat 1487, Three Crowns Issue of Geraldin (Earl of Kildare); obv. long cross over royal shield with three annulets at the end of each arm of the cross, small shields with Fitzgerald arms either side of royal shield; rev. three crowns in tressure over long cross with three annulets at the end of each arm of the cross, no H below; parts of legends flat, VERY RARE, AFine for issue

Estimate: £180-250

Sold: £300
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Lot 8

Henry VI Groat, annulet issue Calais Mint, MM pierced cross; annulets at neck & in two quarters of rev, full flan, minor flat spots in legends, good portrait detail VF

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £90
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Lot 9

Edward VI Shilling fine silver issue, facing bust, MM tun; rev. light scratches across & above shield o/wise full flan with full, clear legends, attractively toned with good portrait detail, AVF to VF

Estimate: £120-150

Sold: £250
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Lot 10

James I Shilling, first issue, second bust MM lis, rev. EXVRGAT DEVS etc; full flan, a couple of weak letters o/wise full, clear legends & MM; obv. facial features weak but good detail in crown, hair & drapery, rev, very good shield detail; bust Fine o/wise VF or+

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £70
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Lot 11

Commonwealth Shilling 1653 MM sun; small v-shaped edge striking crack at 5 o'clock o/wise full, round flan with full, clear legends, GFine to AVF

Estimate: £180-250

Sold: £200
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Lot 12

Kushan Empire (Ancient Bactria) Gold Dinar of Vasudeva (circa 190-230 AD); obv. standing nimbate figure of king holding trident & sacrificing over fire altar, a second trident above altar, rev. god Shiva holding trident & diadem, bull Nandi behind; legends in Bactrian; 7.88g, full flan, good detail both sides VF

Estimate: £180-250

Sold: £410
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Lot 21

George VI Gold Proof Set 1937 comprising £5, £2, sovereign & half sovereign; in CofI (hinges damaged o/wise in good condition) a few faint hairlines on £5 o/wise FDC

Estimate: £7000-8000

Sold: £8200
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Lot 22

Victoria Jubilee Head Gold & Silver Set 1887 an 11-coin set comprising: £5 faint hairlines, £2 minor contact marks/hairlines, sovereign, half sovereign, crown, double florin, halfcrown, florin, shilling, sixpence (withdrawn type) & threepence; gold coins EF or+, silver coins generally GVF or+; in a fitted case

Estimate: £3000-4000

Sold: £3000
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Lot 23

Edward VII Half Sovereign 1903, light contact marks Fine

Estimate: £100-120

Sold: £170
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Lot 24

£7.87½ Face Value Pre-47 Silver & £6.75 face value pre-decimal CuNi, together with 11 x foreign silver coins (weight 54.9g), mostly Dutch & also including USA half dime 1856 VG

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £160
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Lot 25

George III Guinea 1798, 8.3g, minor hairlines/flecking o/wise lustrous VF

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £600
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Lot 26

Australia, Commemorative Silver Proof 30 Dollars 2000 'Sydney Olympics,' 100mm, 1 kilogram .999 silver, rev. depicts the 28 Olympic sports around colourised Olympic logo, issued by Perth Mint, in mahogany presentation case, FDC

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £380
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Lot 27

Queen's Silver Jubilee 1977 a Set of 7 x Silver Crowns: UK, Jersey, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Mauritius, Tristan da Cunha & St Helena & including a silver gilt crown medal, all .925 silver proofs, issued by Pobjoy Mint, with cert, in CofI, FDC, together with 'International Coin Collection,' a set of 7 x silver proof crowns 1995 '50th Anniversary - End of WW11' comprising: UK £2, Alderney £2, Jersey £2, France 100 francs, Israel 2 sheqalim, Russia 2 roubles, Norway 50 kroner, all .925 silver (except Russia .500 silver), with cert, in CofI, FDC & a set of 12 x silver gilt medallions depicting the various arms of the Prince & Princess of Wales (Duchy of Cornwall, Spencer arms, Earldom of Chester etc), each 14g, oval-shaped, sterling silver (edge hallmarked), in wooden CofI, BU , lot also includes USA Silver Dollar 1921 (Morgan), contact marks, with cert, cased VF

Estimate: £180-220

Sold: £220
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Lot 28

George V Sovereign 1912, trivial contact marks VF

Estimate: £180-200

Sold: £200
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Lot 29

Canada Specimen Set 1967 'Confederation Centennial' a 7-coin set comprising: gold 20 dollars 18.3g, .900 gold, dollar, 50 cents, 25 cents & 10 cents (all .800 silver), 5 cents (CuNi) & 1 cent (bronze); in black leatherette CofI, silver coins toned o/wise prooflike UNC

Estimate: £400-450

Sold: £420
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Lot 30

5 x Crowns comprising: 1819 LIX numerous contact marks, obv. edge nick at 9 o'clock VG, 1819 LX light contact marks, obv. edge nick at 9 o'clock & rev. edge nick at 12 o'clock AVF, 1887 contact marks VG, 1890 light contact marks AFine & 1935 minor contact marks EF, together with 2 x double florins: 1887A light contact marks, good edge & 1887R minor contact marks, good edge, both VF to GVF

Estimate: £70-90

Sold: £120
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Lot 31

Edward VII, 6 x Sovereigns: 1902M, 1903, 1904M, 1905S, 1906M & 1910S, generally lustrous VF or+

Estimate: £1100-1200

Sold: £1180
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Lot 32

George V, 6 x Sovereigns: 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915S & 1916S, lustrous VF to GVF or+

Estimate: £1100-1200

Sold: £1180
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Lot 33

George V, 6 x Sovereigns: 1911P, 1912P, 1913, 1915S, 1916S & 1918P, lustrous VF or+

Estimate: £1100-1200

Sold: £1150
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Lot 34

George V, 5 x Sovereigns: all 1915S, lustrous GVF or+

Estimate: £900-1000

Sold: £960
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Lot 35

George V, 3 x Sovereigns: 1911, 1912 & 1913 VF to GVF

Estimate: £550-600

Sold: £580
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Lot 36

George V, 3 x Sovereigns: all 1912M GVF or+

Estimate: £550-600

Sold: £580
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Lot 37

5 x Sovereigns: 1903M, 1910P Fine, 1927SA, 1974 & 1976, VF to ABU unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £900-1000

Sold: £960
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Lot 38

8 x Sovereigns: all 1974, ABU to BU

Estimate: £1450-1600

Sold: £1530
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Lot 39

£4.20 Face Value Pre-20 Silver (including 4 x low grade pre-Victoria crowns: 1819 LIX, 1821 SECUNDO, 1822 SECUNDO & 1822 TERTIO) , £0.65p face value pre-47 silver & 8 x silver threepences, together with 29 x foreign silver coins (weight 178g)

Estimate: £150-180

Sold: £220
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Lot 40

Victoria, 12 x Jubilee Head Crowns comprising: 1887(x3), 1888, 1889(x5) & 1890(x3); 1 x 1887 VF, rest generally AFine to GFine

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £200
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Lot 41

19 x Shillings comprising: 1825 Roman I in date, rare, 1825 Arabic I in date VG, 1826(x5), 1887JH(x2), 1888, 1897 toned with underlying lustre VF+, 1898, 1899, 1902(x2), 1903, 1906(x2) & 1907; generally AFine to GFine unless o/wise graded

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £200
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Lot 42

12 x Foreign Silver Coins comprising: USA 7 x dollars: 1878, 1897o, 1900, 1921(x2) 'Morgan,' & 1922(x2), Canada dollar 1959, China yuan year 3 (1914), Switzerland 5 francs 1931B, Ireland halfcrown 1942, various grades Fine to EF & a Maria Theresa proof restrike thaler 1780X peripheral toning BU

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £160
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Lot 43

15 x Crowns comprising: 1822 TERTIO contact marks, scratches AFine/VG, 1889(x3, one with contact marks AVF), 1893 LVI, 1897 LXI, 1898 LXII generally AFine to Fine unless o/wise graded, 1935(x6) AVF to EF & 1937(x2) EF & AEF , together with a double florin 1889 AFine

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £200
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Lot 44

Gold Proof Crown 1997 'Golden Wedding,' with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £800-900

Sold: £960
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Lot 45

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1986 comprising: £2 'Commonwealth Games,' sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £700
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Lot 46

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1987 comprising: £2, sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £750
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Lot 47

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1988 comprising: £2, sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £750
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Lot 48

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1989 '500th Anniversary of the Sovereign' comprising: £2, sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £1000-1200

Sold: £1500
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Lot 49

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1990 comprising: £2, sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £700
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Lot 50

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1991 comprising: £2, sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £700
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Lot 51

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1992 comprising: £2, sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £700
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Lot 52

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1994 comprising £2 'Tercentenary of the Bank of England,' sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £700
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Lot 53

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1995 comprising: £2 '50th Anniversary End of WWII,', sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £680
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Lot 54

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1996 comprising: £2, sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £700
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Lot 55

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1997 comprising: £2 'Development of Technology,' sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £680
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Lot 56

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 1999 comprising: £2 'Rugby World Cup,' sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £700
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Lot 57

17. 3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 2002, 'Royal Arms' revs, comprising: £2, sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £850
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Lot 58

3-Coin Gold Proof Collection 2003 comprising: £2 'Structure of DNA,', sovereign & half sovereign, with cert, in CofI, FDC

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £750
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