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Sale 34 - GB Hammered
Lot Thumbnail Description of lot Estimate Realised
 • EADGAR
802
Penny (959-975) small cross type, EF with an old Coincraft ticket, S1134. £600 to 900 £700.00
 • AETHELRED II
803
Penny, long cross type, Winchester, Moneyer Godeman on OPINT, VF a few pecks, incl. an old ticket, S1151. £150 to 200 £220.00
804
Penny (978-1016) Long Cross type, London, Edsige, a very strong VF, toned. Includes an old Coincraft ticket, S1151. £225 to 300 N/S
 • CNUT
805
Penny, Quatrefoil type, Cnut on Cambridge, EF & very sharply struck, a superb specimen. Includes an old Coincraft ticket, S1157. £250 to 400 £370.00
 • HAROLD I
806
Penny, Fleur de lis type (1038-40) EF, nice tone & sharply struck, S1165. £550 to 750 £740.00
 • EDWARD THE CONFESSOR
807
Penny, Expanding Cross type London, Godpine (1042-66), GVF with a pleasing tone. Heavy issue. Includes an old Coincraft ticket, S1177. £250 to 350 £360.00
808
Penny, Hammer Cross type (1059-62) EF with a very sharp portrait, the legends slightly double struck, nice antique patina, S1182. £275 to 400 N/S
 • HENRY I
809
Penny, Quadrilateral on cross fleury type (1100-11350) S1276, GF. £125 to 200 £160.00
 • HENRY II
810
Penny 'tealby' (1154-89) fair & Henry III long cross penny (1247-72) VF, S1137-39 & 1368. £50 to 100 £50.00
 • RICHARD I
811
Penny (1189-99) type 4a, GF toned, probably S1348A. £50 to 100 N/S
 • JOHN
812
Penny (1199-1216) one of the later, more common types, AVF, S1351-54. £40 to 75 N/S
 • HENRY III
813
Penny long cross VF, crack & another short cross GF. (2) £30 to 50 N/S
814
Penny, sceptre type, class Vb, London ?, GF, S1368. £15 to 20 N/S
815
Penny, short-cross coinage, face narrow & triangular, 6c, AVF, striking crack, S1355. £30 to 50 N/S
816
Penny (1216-72) Class 4 bust VF, S1367. £30 to 50 N/S
 • EDWARD I
817
Penny, class 2a London, VF, only the first 'N' reversed, incl. an old ticket, S1385. £30 to 40 N/S
818
Penny, class 9b, Ns unbarred or very faintly visible, London, VF, minor striking crack does not detract, incl. old ticket, S1408. £25 to 40 N/S
819
Penny, London, class 1c, fine, S1382. £15 to 25 £16.00
820
Penny (1307-27) London AVF, another Bristol, fine, another London, GF, some weakness, plus halfpenny London, fine. (4) £50 to 80 N/S
821
Silver farthing (1272-1307), London class 3G, VF & bold, incl. an old Coincraft ticket, S1446. £100 to 150 £125.00
 • EDWARD II
822
Penny, London, type 14, AVF, incl. an old ticket, S1460. £25 to 40 N/S
 • EDWARD III
823
Groat, halfgroat, penny & halfpenny, all fine. (4) £75 to 125 £75.00
824
Noble, Treaty Period, London, with Annulet before Edward, little sign of wear but with spade marks, repaired cracks and creases & general evidence of being dug up, S1503. £850 to 1000 N/S
825
Silver penny third coinage (1344-51) class 3, London, AVF, S1545. £25 to 45 £25.00
 • RICHARD II
826
Penny, York, pellet at shoulder, fine, S1692, incl. an old ticket. £25 to 40 £38.00
827
Halfpenny (1377-99), fine/GF, rare. £30 to 50 £30.00
 • HENRY V
828
Twopence (1413-22) fair-A/fine, scarce. £20 to 40 N/S
 • HENRY VI
829
Groat, annulet issue, Calais, AVF, S1836. £60 to 90 £60.00
830
Groat annulet issue (1422-27) nice VF, a very attractive example. £90 to 150 N/S
831
Groat rosette mascle issue (1427-30), VF & pinecone mascle (1430-34) AVF. (2) £125 to 200 £120.00
832
Henry VI halfgroat, annulet issue Calais Mint (1422-27) almost fine (S1840) & Edward I penny (1272-1307) Berwick Mint, GF. (2) £25 to 40 N/S
833
Halfpenny leaf mascle issue (1434-35) fine, rare, plus another GF. (2) £70 to 120 N/S
 • EDWARD IV
834
Groat (1461-83) London, AVF, S2096. £75 to 125 N/S
835
Groat, light coinage (1464-70) with trefoils at neck, MMs uncertain, GF, perhaps a little better, S2003. £40 to 60 £35.00
 • HENRY VII
836
Groat (1485-1509), nice fine with old Coincraft ticket, plus half groat AVF. (2) £70 to 100 £86.00
837
Groat, facing bust type, MM anchor (1499-1502), GVF, an attractive piece, S2199. £150 to 200 £120.00
838
Groat, regular profile issue, MM cross-crosslet (1504-05) has taken a blow to the shield warping the portrait, o/w VF, S2258. £80 to 120 £80.00
839
Halfgroat & sovereign-type penny, fine or better. (2) £40 to 70 £46.00
 • HENRY VIII
840
Halfgroat fine, plus another base issue, fair. (2) £40 to 60 £40.00
841
Groats, base issue, bust 4 and bust 6 without mint mark, fine or slightly better for issue. (2) S2403. £160 to 225 N/S
842
Groat, portrait of Henry VII, London MM crowned portcullis (1509-26), AVF/VF, S2316. £150 to 200 £160.00
843
Halfgroat (1509-47) 2nd coinage York, Arch. Wolsey, MM voided cross, weak at centre o/w VF. £50 to 75 £50.00
844
Groat, MM Lis (1526-44) x2 coins, AVF & fine, S2337E. £140 to 225 £120.00
845
Groat, second coinage (1526-44) MM Lis, AEF, very attractive, S2337E. £350 to 425 £300.00
846
Groat, bust 5 posthumous issue, no MM (1547-51) Canterbury, VF attractive & fully round, S2408. £225 to 300 £230.00
847
Penny 'sovereign type' Durham, VF but creased, incl. an old Coincraft ticket, S2349. £40 to 60 N/S
 • EDWARD VI
848
1552 crown MM Tun, fair/fine, a scarce date, S2478. £320 to 400 £360.00
849
Shilling, fine issue (1551-53) MM Tun, almost fine on an even round flan, a few tiny digs, S2482. £50 to 75 £80.00
850
Shilling, fine issue (1551-53) MM Tun, fine/GF, S2482. £125 to 150 £90.00
851
Shilling, fine silver coinage (1551) MM Tun, VF, attractive example on even flan, S2482. £220 to 300 £270.00
852
Shilling, fine silver issue (1551-53), MM Y, VF, S2482. £275 to 350 £275.00
853
Shilling, MM Y, fine issue (1551-53), fair, S2482. £50 to 75 N/S
 • MARY
854
Groat, MM pomegranate (1553-54), a nice even coin, fine/GF, an old scratch down obverse left field hardly detracts, S2492. £70 to 100 £50.00
855
Groats (1553-58), fine or better but both have light crease marks. (2) £120 to 200 £110.00
 • PHILIP & MARY
856
1554 shilling almost EF & an exceptional example. There is a double striking 'ghost' in front of the Queen's face, which is otherwise crisp & deeply struck up. The detail on the Queen's ruff simply could not be bettered, light pleasing tone, S2500. £2000 to 2500 N/S
857
1554 shilling GVF/VF, toned. Excellent portraits, well struck up, S2500. £950 to 1250 N/S
 • ELIZABETH I
858
Angel MM latin cross (1580-81), EF & sharply struck, we believe this to be the best example we have handled. An exceptional coin, very rare in this condition, S2525. £3500 to 4500 £4100.00
859
Shilling MM cross - crosslet (1560-61) GVF with a good portrait, a couple of scratches on obverse, S2555. £200 to 300 N/S
860
Shilling, MM escallop (1584-6), GF, S2577. £100 to 150 N/S
861
Shilling, sixth issue, MM crescent (1587-89) GF, S2577. £80 to 140 N/S
862
Shilling, sixth issue, MM Tun (1592-95), ear showing, VF, weakness to top English shield hardly detracts. £150 to 200 N/S
863
Shilling, sixth issue MM Hand (1592) bold GVF/AEF with an even tone. Fully round & a lovely example, S2577. £550 to 650 £550.00
864
Shilling, sixth issue MM Tun (1592-95) VG fine/almost VF with light grey tone. £80 to 120 N/S
865
Shilling, MM woolpack (1594-96), almost fine, S2577. £40 to 60 £52.00
866
1561 sixpence, MM pheon, virtually EF with a very crisp portrait, the first date of the series, S2561. £375 to 500 N/S
867
Sixpences, 1563 MM hand, poor, creased, 1567 MM coronet, fair & 1590 MM hand, GF light crease, the last with Middleham Hoard (Yorkshire) cert. (3) £30 to 50 £34.00
868
1569 MM Coronet & 1580 MM Latin Cross sixpences, the latter a curious coin with a different rev. mint mark & both of the last date figures heavily overstruck. Both fair with a striking crack on the latter. (2) £20 to 30 £26.00
869
1569 sixpence MM coronet, GVF/VF with a strong portrait, S2562. £125 to 175 £180.00
870
1569 sixpence MM coronet, almost fine with strong legends, S2562. £20 to 30 £32.00
871
1574 sixpence MM eglantine, AVF/VF with a fine striking crack at 5 o'clock, S2563. £100 to 140 N/S
872
Threepences of 1572, 73 & 78, fine to VF, groat, fine with small striking crack, half groat & two pennies VF, fine & fine. (7) £125 to 200 N/S
 • JAMES I
873
Laurel, fourth head, MM Lis (1623-24), GVF & well struck on a very round flan. A most pleasing example, S2638B. £1500 to 2000 £1550.00
874
Shilling, first bust, MM Thistle, GF toned, S2645. £90 to 125 N/S
875
Shilling, later type but MM thistle (1521-3), GF. £75 to 125 £90.00
876
Shilling second bust MM Lis (1604-05) AVF, S2646. £90 to 150 N/S
877
Shilling, second coinage, fourth bust MM Escallop (1606-07), bold GVF with the King's hair & most of the shield very sharply struck-up, S2655. £375 to 475 N/S
878
Shilling second coinage, MM Coronet (1607-09) fourth bust, almost VF, S2655. £175 to 225 N/S
879
Shilling third coinage, sixth bust, MM Trefoil (1624) VF with pleasant dark tone, S2668. £175 to 250 £220.00
880
1603 sixpence MM thistle AVF, twopence fair, halfgroat fair/fine & penny, fine. (4) £90 to 150 N/S
881
James I 1603 sixpence, MM thistle, together with a 1572 (possibly over 1) Elizabeth I sixpence, both only fair. £20 to 30 £24.00
882
1604 sixpence, second bust, MM Lis, almost VF some minor scratches on portrait under the toning, S2648. £130 to 160 N/S
883
Penny, VF & halfpenny, almost EF wth a nice tone. (2) S2672 & 73. £75 to 125 N/S
 • CHARLES I
884
Unite, bust 5, MM Bell, an exceedingly rare variety with the reverse legend spelt 'FLORENNT' ex - R.C Lockett sale, 1958, lot 4451, ref. Brooker, Addenda 90a, GVF & believed to be one of only two known specimens, S2692 (var) £2250 to 3000 £2200.00
885
Double crown, fourth bust, MM Harp (1632-33), almost VF on a nice round flan, includes an old ticket, S2703 (?). £700 to 1000 £840.00
886
Gold crown, group A, first bust MM Lis, generally VF with a strong portrait of the King. A very minor striking crack outside the outer circle does not detract, S2709. £600 to 750 £600.00
887
Gold crown, Tower Mint MM Plume (1630-31) group B/C Mule. Fine but worn on a light crease through the King's head. Comes with an old ticket, S2713A. £200 to 300 £200.00
888
Crown, tower mint under parliament, MM Sun (1645-46) group IV, Type 4, a bold well -struck well centered GVF on an impressively large flan, this coin has a lovely rich old cabinet-tone & maybe deserves to grade a little higher, S2761. £2750 to 3500 N/S
889
1642 half pound, Shrewsbury horseman over arms; rev. three Oxford plumes, representing S2945, but this is a later copy, possibly Victorian, struck in good silver & weighing 64.3g. Not to be confused with an electrotype, the edge looks perfectly contemporary (i.e. 17th C) & the coin has a perfect 'ring'. Very rare & certainly rarer than the original, VF & toned. £750 to 1250 N/S
890
Halfcrown MM Tun (1636-38), AVF & attractively toned, flan a little 'porous' on reverse, S2775. £85 to 125 N/S
891
Halfcrown MM tun (1636-38), some wear on horse but generally a decent VF & of pleasing appearance, S2773. £120 to 180 N/S
892
Halfcrown MM tun/tun over bell. A rare overmark, slightly weak at centre obverse o/w somewhat better than VF with an attractive tone & strong portrait of the king, S2773 (var). £220 to 300 £220.00
893
Halfcrown, Briot's 'EBOR' issue (1638-9) MM lion, tiny flaw on horse's leg, VF with pleasing patina, S2868. £450 to 650 £460.00
894
Halfcrown MM triangle (1639-40), attractive example, better than VF with nice colour on an even flan, S2776. £220 to 300 £260.00
895
Halfcrown MM triangle (1639-40) GVF, probably almost as struck, nice full roundish flan, S2775. £220 to 300 N/S
896
Halfcrown, MM triangle (1639-40), VF, S2773. £125 to 200 N/S
897
Halfcrown MM star (1640-41), group IV, fourth horseman, type 4, foreshortened horse, AVF toned, S2779. £125 to 175 N/S
898
Halfcrown MM triangle in circle (1641-43), foreshortened horse, AVF & no toning, S2779. £110 to 160 N/S
899
Halfcrown MM triangle in circle (1641-43), VF but a somewhat ragged flan, S2779. £60 to 100 £60.00
900
Halfcrown MM P in brackets (1643-44) GF, some brilliance remaining but weak on obv, S2778. £40 to 60 N/S
901
Halfcrown, MM Sun (1645-6), AVF, S2778. £90 to 125 N/S
902
Shilling, group A, first bust, type 1 in Coronation robes, fine & scarce, S2781. £125 to 175 N/S
903
Shilling, tower mint MM crown (1635-36), GF/AVF, S2791. £40 to 60 £82.00
904   Shilling MM Tun (1636-38) group E, Aberystwyth type bust, somewhat weak at top left shield but nevertheless practically EF with a sharp portrait. Nice old tone & an outstanding example, S2794. £525 to 700 N/S
905
Shilling Tower MM star (1640-41) fine, slight buckle, S2799 & sixpence MM Anchor (1638-39) double arched crown GV/VF & a nice example S2814. £75 to 150 N/S
906
Shilling type 4.4. MM triangle-in-circle (1641-43) VF on an irregular flan, weight 5.9g, S2799. £60 to 100 N/S
907
Shillings, 2 coins both MM triangle - in circle (1641-3), AF & AVF, both irregular flaws. (2) £50 to 100 N/S
908
Shilling MM Sun (1645-46), VF, the King's facial features poorly struck up, S2800. £50 to 75 £82.00
909
Sixpence MM triangle (1639-40), struck on a somewhat oval flan, GVF with lustre, S2817. £125 to 200 N/S
910
1646 sixpence, Declaration type, MM B, previously described as Lundy Island, now Bridgnorth on Severn Mint, VF & most attractive. This example reads 'PROT' instead of 'PRO'. Rare. Includes an old ticket, S3041. £600 to 900 £600.00
911
Silver twopence, penny & 5 copper farthings, silver fair, others VF. (7) £50 to 70 N/S
912
Charles I Tower Mint halfpence x8, no MM (SCB1 Brooker 704, N2274, S2851), two pierced otherwise F to VF. (8) £100 to 150 £100.00
 • COMMONWEALTH
913
Twopence & penny (1649-60) both better than fine but slight rust on halfgroat, S3221 + 3222. (2) £40 to 60 £52.00
 • CHARLES II (Hammered)
914
Undated hammered issue halfcrown MM Crown, GVF, rev better, very high grade for issue & some original lustre, S3321. £600 to 700 £760.00
915
Halfcrown, third hammered issue MM Crown (1660-62), GF/VF (many would grade the obverse VF considering the poorly struck hair-detail of this issue), nice even tone & a full round flan, scarce, S3321. £350 to 450 £380.00
 
   
       
   
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