15th Feb, 2023 10:30 GMT/BST

Coins & Banknotes

Lot 171


9 x UK Silver Proof Coins and Sets, including: 5 x crowns: 1977(x3) 'Silver Jubilee', 1981 'Marriage of Prince Charles and Diana', and 1993 'Coronation 40th Anniversary'; piedfort £2 1996 'European Football Championship'; £2 1996 'European Football Championship'; £1 1985 'Welsh Leek; and 5p 2-coin set 1990 'New' and 'Old' designs; individually encapsulated in Royal Mint cases of issue with certificates of authenticity

Sold for £130
Estimated at £80 - £120


Auction: Coins & Banknotes, 15th Feb, 2023

An interesting and eclectic mix of coins spanning over 1000 years of history will go under the hammer in Tennants Auctioneers’ Coins & Banknotes Sale on 15th February. Amongst the nearly 600 lots are rare and fine examples such as a Gold Proof Set issued in 1937 to mark the Coronation of George VI, an AE Drachm produced in Alexandria mint in the reign of the Ptolemy III Euergetes (246-221 BC), a Portuguese Joao V (1720-56) 4 Escudos (Peca) minted in Lisbon in 1727 and two consecutively numbered Bank of England white five pounds.


Tuesday 14th February 10am-5pm and the morning of the sale from 8am

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