Coins & Banknotes

Date: 14th Feb, 2024 10:30 GMT/BST
The Auction Centre Leyburn
Lots: 456

The upcoming specialist coins, banknotes, and tokens sale at Tennants offers a diverse selection of high-quality lots to appeal to numismatists of all interests. The sale includes ancient, hammered, and milled coins, both British and foreign, as well as an interesting collection of 18th-century tokens, Maundy money, and banknotes. Of particular note is an exceptional collection of coins from the late Michael Whiteley, president of The Yorkshire Numismatic Society in 2000, featuring Roman, hammered, and milled coins, including high-grade Georgian and Victorian silver coinage.

The gold section boasts some excellent 17th and 18th-century British gold coinage, including a Charles I gold unite, a George II, two guineas 1738, and a rare George III guinea 1763, all in highly collectable grades. These coins are in addition to a range of Victorian and modern gold coins.

Maundy sets are also well represented in the sale, with many sets in their original cases, mainly from the 19th and 20th centuries. The earliest set on offer is a Charles II Maundy set 1679. Collectors of tokens will be delighted to find a good number of 18th-century provincial tokens, many in top grades, including a lot of four choice Thomas Spence tokens.

The sale also includes a superb example of a 17th-century marriage medal by renowned medallist Sebastian Dadler, in good very fine or better condition. Finally, the sale boasts a significant number of modern Royal Mint silver proofs and commemorative coinage. Overall, the sale offers a wide variety of quality lots that will surely appeal to collectors of all numismatic fields.

Name: Will Dobbins
Email: will.dobbins@tennants-ltd.co.uk

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Coins and Banknotes (455)

 

Lot 97
5x Victoria Crowns, comprising; 1887, 1890,...

Sold for £130
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 98
3x Victoria, Crowns, 1890, 1892 and 1893, all...

Sold for £110
Estimated at £80 - £100

Lot 99
Mixed Lot of English Silver Coins; highlights...

Sold for £130
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 100
Victoria, Halfcrown 1878, (Bull 2571, ESC 701,...

Sold for £220
Estimated at £150 - £200

Lot 101
2x Victoria, Halfcrowns, comprising; 1888...

Sold for £160
Estimated at £120 - £180

Lot 102
Victoria, Florin 1872, die no. 73 (Bull 2878,...

Sold for £300
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 103
2x High-Grade Florins, comprising; Victoria,...

Sold for £190
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 104
Victoria, Florin 1901, (S.3939); a couple of...

Sold for £70
Estimated at £60 - £80

Lot 105
3x High Grade Victoria Shillings, comprising;...

Sold for £160
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 106
Victoria, Shilling 1883 (S.3907) minor...

Sold for £80
Estimated at £70 - £100

Lot 107
4x High-Grade Shillings, comprising; (2x)...

Sold for £160
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 108
6x High Grade Shillings, to include; Victoria...

Sold for £160
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 109
8x Victoria, Groats, to include; (4x) 1838,...

Sold for £280
Estimated at £150 - £200

Lot 110
23 x English Silver Coins, Charles II to...

Sold for £320
Estimated at £120 - £180

Lot 111
Assorted High-Grade Shillings and Sixpences;...

Sold for £190
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 112
Collection of Victoria ‘Jubilee head’ 1887...

Sold for £200
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 114
2x Coin Presentation Sets, comprising; The...

Sold for £220
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 115
Victoria, Jubilee Specimen Set 1887,...

Sold for £300
Estimated at £150 - £200

Lot 116
Edward VII, Halfcrown 1905 (S.3980) fine -...

Sold for £300
Estimated at £200 - £250

Lot 117
Edward VII, Florin 1903 (S.3980); trivial...

Sold for £70
Estimated at £70 - £100

Lot 120
Edward VII, Shilling 1905 (S.3962) edge nick...

Sold for £60
Estimated at £50 - £70

Lot 121
George V, Sixpence 1917 (S.4014) low mintage...

Sold for £120
Estimated at £60 - £80

Lot 122
George V, Halfcrowns, 13 coins to include;...

Sold for £90
Estimated at £70 - £100

Lot 123
George V, Florin 1925 (S.4022A) extremely fine,...

Sold for £140
Estimated at £150 - £200

Lot 125
Mixed Victorian Silver Coinage, predominantly...

Sold for £320
Estimated at £150 - £200

Lot 126
18x Pre-1920 Halfcrowns, to include; Victoria,...

Sold for £120
Estimated at £120 - £180

Lot 127
Selection of 19th and Early 20th Century...

Sold for £220
Estimated at £150 - £200

Lot 128
Collection of British Halfcrowns, 25 coins in...

Sold for £160
Estimated at £120 - £180

Lot 129
Assorted High-Grade 20th Century Coinage, 20...

Sold for £120
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 130
Assorted High-Grade Halfcrowns; 24 coins,...

Sold for £160
Estimated at £120 - £180

Lot 131
High Grade Pre-1920 Florins, 13 coins...

Sold for £140
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 132
High Grade Pre-1947 Florins, 26 coins...

Sold for £140
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 133
Assorted High-Grade 20th Century Silver...

Sold for £150
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 134
Mixed Pre-1920 Silver Coinage, mixed...

Sold for £380
Estimated at £280 - £340

Lot 135
Mixed Pre-1947 Florins, mixed grades some with...

Sold for £580
Estimated at £500 - £600

Lot 136
Mixed UK pre-47 Silver Coinage; mixed...

Sold for £500
Estimated at £500 - £600

Lot 137
Assorted Pre-1947 Silver Halfcrowns, all...

Sold for £700
Estimated at £600 - £800

Lot 138
Assorted Pre-1947 Silver Halfcrowns, all...

Sold for £480
Estimated at £400 - £500

Lot 139
Mixed UK pre-47 Silver Coinage; mixed...

Sold for £520
Estimated at £500 - £600

Lot 140
Mixed Pre-1947 Silver Coinage, mixed...

Sold for £550
Estimated at £500 - £600

Lot 141
Elizabeth I, Pattern Pledge Penny 1601, in...

Sold for £950
Estimated at £1,000 - £1,500

Lot 142
Mary II, Medalet or Pattern Farthing, in...

Sold for £30
Estimated at £40 - £60

Lot 143
Anne, Pattern Farthing 1714, by. J. Croker in...

Sold for £280
Estimated at £250 - £300

Lot 144
Assortment of British Copper Coins; 13 coins...

Sold for £160
Estimated at £60 - £80

Lot 145
George III, Penny 1807, (S.3780); minor...

Sold for £80
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 146
George III, Halfpenny 1771, (S.3774), weakly...

Sold for £100
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 148
Collection of George III 'Evasion' Halfpennies...

Sold for £1,000
Estimated at £200 - £300

Lot 149
Bulk lot of British Copper Coins;...

Sold for £110
Estimated at £60 - £80

Lot 150
Small Assortment of British Copper Coinage;...

Sold for £130
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 151
George IV, Halfpenny 1826, two incuse lines on...

Sold for £90
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 152
4x George IV Copper Coins, comprising:...

Sold for £80
Estimated at £70 - £100

Lot 153
Mixed Lot of British Copper Coinage,...

Sold for £250
Estimated at £120 - £180

Lot 154
Assortment of 18th and 19th Century Copper...

Sold for £150
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 155
2x William IV, Third-Farthings 1835, (both...

Sold for £60
Estimated at £40 - £60

Lot 156
Victoria, Penny 1853, ornamental trident,...

Sold for £100
Estimated at £50 - £70

Lot 158
Assortment of High Grade Copper and Bronze...

Sold for £140
Estimated at £60 - £80

Lot 159
Victoria, Half Farthing 1847,(S.3951); about...

Sold for £60
Estimated at £60 - £80

Lot 160
2x Victoria, Quarter Farthings 1839 and 1852,...

Sold for £130
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 161
Mixed Fractional Farthings, 14 coins to...

Sold for £170
Estimated at £70 - £100

Lot 163
Edward VII, 'Low Tide' Penny 1902, (S.3990A);...

Sold for £60
Estimated at £70 - £100

Lot 164
2x George VI, Key Date Pennies; 1950,...

Sold for £30
Estimated at £40 - £60

Lot 165
Selection of 17th Century Scottish Copper...

Sold for £100
Estimated at £60 - £80

Lot 166
2x Ireland, James II, Gunmoney Halfcrowns,...

Sold for £160
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 167
Ireland, George I, William Woods Coinage, 4...

Sold for £30
Estimated at £60 - £80

Lot 169
Mixed Irish 17th Century Halfpennies, 4...

Sold for £30
Estimated at £60 - £80

Lot 170
Isle of Man, Halfpenny 1758, James Murray,...

Sold for £170
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 171
Isle of Man, George III, Halfpenny 1786,...

Sold for £140
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 172
10x 18th Century Isle of Man Coins, to include;...

Sold for £160
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 173
Mixed Isle of Man Coins and Tokens, 21 in...

Sold for £140
Estimated at £70 - £100

Lot 174
Austria, Maria Theresa, Thaler 1765, Hall Mint,...

Sold for £130
Estimated at £70 - £100

Lot 176
Extensive Belgium Coin Collection; approx....

Sold for £160
Estimated at £150 - £250

Lot 177
Assorted Canada Silver Dollars; 11 coins and 1...

Sold for £110
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 179
Mixed Finland Coinage, 15 coins comprising;...

Sold for £40
Estimated at £60 - £80

Lot 180
Hungary, Leopold I, 1 Thaler 1696, Kremnitz...

Sold for £300
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 181
Collection of Indian and South Asian Coinage;...

Sold for £9,500
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 182
Extensive Switzerland Coin Collection;...

Sold for £480
Estimated at £350 - £550

Lot 184
10 x USA 'Morgan' Dollars: comprising; 1880s,...

Sold for £280
Estimated at £150 - £200

Lot 185
10x USA 'Morgan' Silver Dollars, to include;...

Sold for £280
Estimated at £150 - £200

Lot 186
Selection of USA Silver Coins; 8 coins...

Sold for £130
Estimated at £120 - £180

Lot 187
USA Coin Album; approx. 375 coins, cents and...

Sold for £80
Estimated at £80 - £120

Lot 188
Assorted USA Coins and Proof Sets; to include;...

Sold for £190
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 189
Mixed World Silver Coins and Medals; 11 coins...

Sold for £110
Estimated at £100 - £150

Lot 190
Assorted Foreign Silver Coinage; highlights to...

Sold for £250
Estimated at £150 - £200

Lot 192
Miscellaneous World Silver Coinage; 39 coins,...

Sold for £220
Estimated at £180 - £240