15th Feb, 2023 10:30 GMT/BST

Coins & Banknotes

  Lot 106


Victoria, Crown 1893 obv. old veiled bust left, rev. Pistrucci, Fine; together with a quantity of pre-1947 silver halfcrowns, florins, shillings etc., gross weight 635g, polished VG with some better examples; 5 x silver 3d 1898, 1916, 1917, 1919 and 1931, Fair to VG; and a quantity of commemorative and 20th century currency, including 6 x cupro-nickel crowns etc.

Sold for £220
Estimated at £150 - £200


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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