8th May, 2024 10:30 GMT/BST

Coins & Banknotes

  Lot 61


Selection of British and World Silver Coins; 12 coins and medals to include; Victoria, crown 1845, cinquefoil stops, fine; George VI, Crown 1937, good very fine; India, Victoria, one rupee 1840, very fine; USA, 'Morgan' dollar 1885O, extremely fine with lustre; France, 5 francs 1873A, very fine; South Africa, 5 shillings 1951, good very fine; Canada, dollar 1973, aUNC; Mexico, 25 pesos 1968, aUNC; Marie Theresa proof thaler 1780 restrike, uncirculated and boxed; 2x Isle of Man, silver proof crowns, both boxed with certificates; and, a death of Duke of Wellington medal 1852 by Allen and Moore, 52mm struck in white metal

Sold for £140
Estimated at £120 - £180


Auction: Coins & Banknotes, 8th May, 2024

The Coins and Banknotes Sale on 8th May will showcase a broad and diverse range of lots comprising ancient coins, hammered, early milled, gold and silver bullion, and an interesting banknote section. The sale is expected to attract collectors from all numismatic fields.

Some of the noteworthy lots include a George VI 1937 4-coin gold proof set, one of only 5001 minted, a rare William IV first bust sovereign 1832, and a very pleasing George V 1935 proof crown, one of only 2500 minted. Two rare Tortola counter-stamped cut dollars are also expected to generate a lot of interest, as well as a small collection of Hudson’s Bay Promissory notes, found in an assortment of papers belonging to a family member of a former HBC employee.

The bullion section is well represented with a large number of sovereigns, gold eagles, and Austrian ducats. Finally, the sale boasts an extensive modern proof coin section, featuring collectable Royal Mint coinage, and a substantial collection of Australian, American, Canadian, and British silver bullion coins.


Tuesday 7 May 10am-5pm and morning of sale from 8am

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