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Coin, medal and banknote auction - 26 July 2008 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 26 July 2008. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 30 - GB Gold Coins
Lot Thumbnail Description of lot Starting price Realised
834
Edward III 1327-77 half noble, transitional period 1361 MM cross S 1500. A little clipped o/w near VF. (1) £270.00 £460.00
835
Richard II 1377-99 noble 7.7gms, London Mint Type IIA S 1655, straightened & some scrapes but other areas very nice, Rare, F/Av F. (1) £600.00 £600.00
836
Charles I 1625-49 crown Group B/C Mule MM rose, some obv. damage by legend o/w VF. (1) £250.00 £260.00
837
James I 1603-25 Unite, 2nd coinage MM cinquefoil (1613-15), three marks by top of cross on obv. o/w VF. (1) £750.00 £850.00
838
James II 1688 5 guineas, a most attractive example with some peripheral old red toning, almost near EF. (1) £7000.00 £7400.00
839
George I 1726 guinea, attractive nice VF, reverse better. (1) £950.00 £960.00
840
Charles II 1668 Vicesimo 5 guineas, VF. (1) £3750.00 £4300.00
841
George II 1741 5 guineas (the 4 of date is clearly over a 3 so probably 1741/38), a few minor digs on rev. by right of crown o/w a nice crisp EF. (1) £7000.00 N/S
842
George II 1738 2 guineas, flaw in 3rd quarter of reverse & edge has file marks at top o/w VF. (1) £700.00 £840.00
843
George II 1747 half guinea, a nice local discovery found at location of marina South Shields, tiny obv. EK o/w fine. (1) £185.00 £210.00
844
George III 1793 guinea, obv. a little weak o/w VF. (1) £225.00 £250.00
845
George III 1776 ½ guinea (the year of American Independence), holed in field o/w good. (1) £25.00 £46.00
846
George III 1791 half guinea, attractive, near EF/EF. (1) £375.00 £400.00
847
George III 1798 half guinea, F-VF. (1) £150.00 £165.00
848
George III 1813 half guinea, VF/good VF. (1) £220.00 £290.00
849
George III 1803 third guinea, some damage o/w fine. (1) £35.00 £35.00
850
George IV 1823 two pounds, small obv. EK & lightly polished o/w almost good VF. (1) £600.00 £620.00
851
Victoria 1863 sovereign, F/good F. (1) £100.00 £110.00
852
Victoria 1880 M sovereign rev. St George, on rev. horse with short tail, small BP (Marsh 102, S 3857B) from a specialist collection & extremely rare, good VF. (1) £240.00 £300.00
853
Victoria 1889S sovereign, obv. with small spread JEB designers initials straight on trun (Marsh 140, S 3868a), from a specialist collection & extremely rare, good VF. (1) £240.00 £300.00
854   QEII THE ROYAL SOVEREIGN COLLECTION of 21 coins each in a capsule in Royal Mint presentation box with certificate & book etc. Comprises 1957, 1958, 1959, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1980, 1981, 1982, 2000, 2001, 2002 & 2003, EF-UNC. £1900.00 £2100.00
855   QEII 1979 sovereign proof FDC cased, as issued in original blue box. (1) £100.00 N/S
856   QEII 1980 sovereign proof FDC, cased as issued with certificate. (1) £100.00 N/S
857   QEII 1981 sovereign proof FDC, cased as issued. (1) £100.00 N/S
858   QEII 2001 sovereign UNC together with a gilded sterling silver stamp replica of the 1951 Festival of Britain 10s issue depicting St George & the dragon, in Royal Mint box with certificate. £90.00 £94.00
859   QEII 1980 half sovereign proof FDC, cased with certificate. (1) £100.00 N/S
860   QEII 1982 half sovereign proof FDC, cased as issued with certificate. (1) £60.00 £60.00
861   QEII 1990 half sovereign proof FDC, cased with certificate. (1) £50.00 £62.00
862   QEII 2000 pair of half sovereigns set in 9ct cufflinks, in Royal Mint presentation case. (2) £110.00 £140.00
863   Victoria 1887 Golden Jubilee proof set £5 to 3d, with hairlines & minor marks on most coins, generally EF in a nice contemporary case. (11) £5500.00 N/S
864   Edward VII 1902 £5 to Maundy 1d matt proof set. A few light marks on obv. of gold coins, the silver attractively toned, EF-FDC in a nice crisp original case. (13) £1750.00 £1900.00
865
George VI 1937 £5 to ½ sovereign proof set with a few light marks only, good EF in a good original case. (4) £2000.00 £2900.00
866   QEII 1997 United Kingdom gold proof three coin set, £2, sovereign & half sovereign, cased with certificate. £300.00 £330.00
867
Coin weight for gold angel, attractive patina, scarce, VF. (1) £30.00 £30.00
868   Sovereign Scales - four sets, one in poor case, a leather cased sovereign purse & a nickeled brass pocket purse with a few coins in. (6) £50.00 £86.00
 
   
       
   
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