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London Coins Auction 159
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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Auction 158
Medals Queen , Visit to the 1837 61mm diameter in bronze, by J.Barber, Eimer 1303, Obverse: Bust left crowned, Reverse: Victoria standing beneath a canopy, attended b y Britannia, is welcomed by the Lord Mayor: City Arms above, WELCOME. Exergue: IN COMMEMORATION OF HER MAJESTYS. VISIT. TO THE CITY OF. LONDON. NOVr 9TH 1837 THE. RIGHT. HONOR le JOHN. COWAN. LORD. MAYOR. About EF
£42

Auction 157
Medals s 1990 50th of the Silver , along with Royal Mint Medallions in bronze (9) 1989 800th Anniversary of the Mayoralty, 1990 () Battle of 175th Anniversary, 1991 500th Anniversary of the Birth of , 1992 of the Office High Sheriff, 1993 Tercentenary of the Birth of Harrison, 1994 Tower Bridge (2), 1995 National Trust Centenary (2) UNC in the Royal Mint boxes of issue with certificate
£160

Auction 154
Hammered Coins 1643. mint. Mint mark plume with bands, on obverse only. S2727. North 2384 (Very Rare) Schneider 295. Obverse, ornate taller bust CAROLVS. D: G: MAGN: BRIT: FRAN: ET: HIB: REX. Reverse, ‘Declaration’ on continuous scroll RELIG: PROT: LEG: ANG LIBER: PAR (This is Charles promising to protect ‘the religion of the Protestants, the laws of , the liberty of Parliament’) with denomination numerals (III) above and date 1644 below. A tiny piece of excess metal is evident on the reverse above PROT. This is the same original flaw as seen on the Schneider specimen from the same dies. EF, An exceptional coin, fully round and well centred. All lettering and detail crisply struck. The Triple Unite was produced in the early years of the in the period 1642-1644 and it was the most spectacular coin issued during a reign known for its numismatic diversity. Charles I moved his base from London to Oxford in 1642, but Parliament had sred the support of the with its bankers and merchants. Nevertheless the king was determined to continue the production of and coinage and set up the Oxford mint in New Hall Inn, Oxford. The Triple Unite was in effect a large propaganda piece produced by the Royalists in their ongoing clash with the forces of Parliament, and was made in very small numbers over a 3 year period.
£56,000 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1719 : Triple Unite 1643. Oxford mint. Charles I  Mint mark plume with bands, on obverse only. S2727. North... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1719 : Triple Unite 1643. Oxford mint. Charles I  Mint mark plume with bands, on obverse only. S2727. North...

Auction 154
Misc Items Paranumismatic (circa 100) including a quantity of CITY OF LONDON BREWERY COMPANY 1869 in high grades with both and issues
£100

Auction 152
Medals Temple Bar removed from The 1878, manufactured in lead from the roof, 110mm, in glazed brass mount. Issued by The Corporation of London (Eimer 1658). Uniface. EF.
£380

Auction 151
Medals Prince Albert Victor of , Freedom of the , 1885 by G.G.Adams, bronze, 77mm. (Eimer 1717) in case of issue. GVF. Issued by The Corporation of London.
£80

Auction 149
Medals International Medical Congress, London 1881 by , bronze, 77mm., edge impressed "Presented with the thanks of the executive committee to Alexander Brand Esqre. Comptroller of the " (Eimer 1683). GVF.
£60 London Coins : A149 : Lot 917 : International Medical Congress, London 1881 by Wyon, bronze, 77mm., edge impressed "Presented w... London Coins : A149 : Lot 917 : International Medical Congress, London 1881 by Wyon, bronze, 77mm., edge impressed "Presented w...

Auction 148
Medals 800th of The Mayoralty 1989, issues in silver and bronze, each 63mm., silver issue in case. EF. (2).
£80

Auction 146
Medals Medals and tokens (17) a mixed group with many in silver includes Christ's Hospital UNC boxed, Brokers Pass James Hutchinson (c.1801) GVF, Horticultural Society Chelsea 1955 55mm diameter in silver GVF, 1966 900th of the of Hastings (2) 56mm diameter and 38mm diameter both EF, the remainder of interest mostly base metal in brass or white metal includes token issues in mixed grades
£220

Auction 144
Medals National Thanksgiving 1872 in copper 77mm Eimer 1618 by J.S and A.B. Obv.Londinia attended by Britannia invites the Queen and the Prince of Wales into St. Paul's Cathedral, Exergue, I WAS GLAD WHEN THEY SAID UNTO ME LET US GO INTO THE HOUSE OF THE LORD. Rev. Interior of St. Paul's Cathedral with the Ryal Procession and congregation, ornamental end-panels decorated with the Royal Arms and ribbon inscribed 'NATIONAL THANKSGIVING' left and a City Shield and ribbon inscribed 'ST.PAUL'S LONDON right two upright supports inscribed FOR THE RECOVERY OF/H.R.H THE PRINCE OF WALES GEF/UNC with minor friction, 1887 77mm diameter in bronze Eimer 1733 the official issue Obv. Bust left crowned and veiled VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX Rev. Enthroned figure of facing, flanked by standing figures of Science, Letters and Art, left, opposite, those of Industry and Agriculture, right. At their feet, below Empire, are Mercury reclining and Time, above two cherubs displaying shields inscribed MDCCCLXXXVIII and MDCCCXXXVII and VRI in a wreath in between. IN. COMMEMORATION Exergue. Five linked shields inscribed ASIA, AMERICA, EUROPE, AUSTRALASIA and AFRICA, A/UNC
£220

Auction 144
Medals , Visit to The 1837, by J. Barber, silvered white metal, 61mm dia., rev. Victoria stands beneath canopy. (Eimer 1303). Edge bruising with contact marks, fine
£50

Auction 144
Medals City and Guilds of Institute, silver medal by L.C. , edge engraved "Croyden Meredith Whittaker, coal-tar & coal-tar products, 1st prize 1900". EF. In case of issue. (1)
£18

Auction 143
Medals 1989 63mm diameter in .925 silver 800th of Mayoralty UNC in the box of issue with certificate weight 152.42 grammes, City of London 1989 63mm diameter in bronze 800th Anniversary of Mayoralty UNC in the Royal Mint box of issue with certificate
£75

Auction 139
Medals Exhibition 1924, bronze (Eimer 1987), Winston 1965 by L.E.Pinches, metal, Norman Conquest medal 1966 by Spink, gilt metal, in case. 1977 Lord Mayor of issue, silver in case, , 25th Anniversary 1978 by , silver gilt, in case. EF. (5).
£95

Auction 139
Medals School 1834 58mm diameter in silver by B. Eimer 1279 Obverse Façade of the building CITY OF LONDON SCHOOL Exergue FOUNDED BY THE CORPORATION 1834 I.B.BUNNING ARCH Reverse Knowledge seated right instructs a youth who leans upon a tablet inscribed IOHN CARPENTER 1447 and decorated with the City Arms FOR THE RELIGIOUS & VIRTUOUS EDUCATION OF BOYS & THEIR INSTRUCTION IN LITERATURE & USEFUL KNOWLEDGE UNC in the black box of issue
£80

Auction 138
World Bulk Lots - An extensive and impressive of Chinese coins put together over many years, 1,173 coins in total in six albums with each coin attributed. The majority in base metal, but containing a quantity of issues including sized. This silver section does contain some obvious modern replicas as well as genuine items. The group here is offered on a "bought as seen" basis which may include copies or replicas. We understand the original collector was active in the 1970s and 1980s and bought some of the coins from Croydon Coin Auctions and other reputable dealers and auctions. Also including the books Chinese by OD Cresswell and Cast Chinese Coins by David Harthill. A full list of the collectors notes is available by clicking a link which follows the lot description (on the London Coins web site) grades, authenticity and values are the collectors not ours so are not guaranteed correct or accurate by us, and please note our terms and conditions regarding bulk lots which states they are not subject to return, buyers should satisfy themselves before bidding that they are happy to purchase if they win the lot.
£4,400

Auction 138
World Bulk Lots a comprehensive 1830 onwards (260), in an album thoroughly researched for minor varieties to comprising 1 Double (34), (26), 4 Doubles (58), 8 Doubles (78), Ten (1), (4), Coinage (1), (5), (7), 25 Pence (6), (7), (10), Five Pence (7), Two Pence (6), (9), Half Penny (1), the majority in lustrous high grade includes numismatic literature relating to the series. A full list of the collectors notes is available by clicking a link which follows the lot description (on the London Coins web site) grades, authenticity and values are the collectors not ours so are not guaranteed correct or accurate by us, and please note our terms and conditions regarding bulk lots which states they are not subject to return, buyers should satisfy themselves before bidding that they are happy to purchase if they win the lot.
£420

Auction 138
World Bulk Lots a in two stock boxes 1830 onwards to (205) all attributed with minor varieties 8 Doubles (97), 4 Doubles (55), (22), 1 Double (31), in mixed grades to UNC, a comprehensive list of all the minor varieties is available if requested. A full list of the collectors notes is available by clicking a link which follows the lot description (on the London Coins web site) grades, authenticity and values are the collectors not ours so are not guaranteed correct or accurate by us, and please note our terms and conditions regarding bulk lots which states they are not subject to return, buyers should satisfy themselves before bidding that they are happy to purchase if they win the lot.
£360

Auction 138
Medals Christian IX and Louise, Visit to the 1893, issued by the Corporation of the City of London, by , bronze, in case of issue.(Eimer 1783). EF.
£150

Auction 138
Misc Items City of London Brewery Company 1869 32mm diameter in (over 100) UNC, plus a mixed group (26) includes Charles I Marriage et 1626 in about Fine creased, and detector finds (20) some are tokens, plus a small group of World Paper Money (14) in mixed grades
£80

Auction 135
Tokens Tokens (8) Mining & Co. 1791, 1652 city arms, ship & castle, Bristol 1811 , Bristol in garter, Mail Coach Halfpenny, Coalbrookdale Halfpenny 1789, Halfpenny 1795 bust of Jestyn. Together with John Wilkinson & Earl Howe (2). Generally AVF or better (8).
£60

Auction 134
Medals Medal 1834 57mm in base metal cased, two gold prize medals, and a group of four as part of a group of GB and World coins and medals in mixed grades
£110

Auction 131
Medals King of Christian IX and Princess Louise visit to the city of London 1893 75mm diameter in bronze Eimer 1783 Obverse Busts conjoined and draped, the Princess diademed, the King uniformed, CHRISTIANUS IX ET LOUISE D:G: DANIAE V: G: REX ET REGINA + Reverse Londinia seated left almost facing, beside a pedestal decorated with the Danish shield right, holding a streaming pendant with the inscription WELCOME CHRISTIAN IX TO LONDON beyond a facade of the Guild Hall Exergue: 8th July 1893 by F., issued by the Corporation of London, in the original black box, with inscription on the lid 'In Commemoration of the Visit of the H.M. THE KING OF DENMARK to the . THE RT.HON. SIR STUART KNILL, BART.. Lord Mayor 8th July 1893, SIR JOSEPH RENALS. KNT, SIR WALTER WILKIN, KNT Sherriffs. ALFRED BROOKMAN ESQ Chairman of the Committee, with description of the medal on the green lining
£140

Auction 131
Medals Opening of Blackfriars Bridge and Holborn Viaduct 1869 Obverse Bust left crowned. VICTORIA D:G: BRIT: REGINA F:D: Reverse City shield in the centre linking two wreaths, each containing a view: HOLBORN VIADUCT above and BLACKFRIARS BRIDGE below, on either side Londinia, left, with a scroll inscribed OPENED NOV. 6 and Britannia, right, at the top, Eimer 1604 76mm diameter in copper UNC, issued by the Corporation of in the original case with the lettering on the lid, the box in fair condition
£130

Auction 131
Medals Richard Lambert Jones 1849 Eimer 1438 64mm in bronze by W. Obv Bust right R>LAMBERT JONES A.D.MDCCCXLIX Reverse PRESENTED BY HIS GRATEFUL FELLOW CITIZENS TO COMMEMORATE EXERTIONS BY WHICH THE CITY OF LONDON WAS IMPROVED ART ENCOURAGED HEALTH AND CONVENIENCE PROMOTED in seven lines within a wreath Toned UNC and most attractive
£44

Auction 130
Medals National Thanksgiving 1872 in copper 77mm Eimer 1618 by J.S and A.B. Obv.Londinia attended by Britannia invites the Queen and the Prince of Wales into St.Paul's Cathedral, Exergue, I WAS GLAD WHEN THEY SAID UNTO ME LET US GO INTO THE HOUSE OF THE LORD. Rev. Interior of St.Paul's Cathedral with the Ryal Procession and congregation, ornamental end-panels decorated with the Arms and ribbon inscribed 'NATIONAL THANKSGIVING' left and a City Shield and ribbon inscribed 'ST.PAUL'S LONDON right two upright supports inscribed FOR THE RECOVERY OF/H.R.H THE PRINCE OF WALES UNC with minor friction
£60

Auction 127
Medals , Visit to the 1837 by Barber, bronze, (Eimer 1303) AEF another in white metal by Barber (Eimer 1303). 1887, bronze official issue, 77mm. In red case of issue, FDC. (Eimer 1733).
£180

Auction 127
Medals of , Visit to the 1880, by Adams, bronze 76mm., In case of issue. (Eimer 1668). EF. Issued by The Corporation of London
£130 London Coins : A127 : Lot 595 : George I of Greece, Visit to the City of London 1880, by Adams, bronze 76mm., In cas... London Coins : A127 : Lot 595 : George I of Greece, Visit to the City of London 1880, by Adams, bronze 76mm., In cas...

Auction 127
Medals Sir Joseph Whitworth Memorial Medal 1896 by , bronze in case. School Sunday School 1847, silver. 1885, bronze, pierced
£65

Auction 126
Medals of 175th Medal 63mm diameter 5oz Silver UNC, 400th Anniversary 1588-1988 63mm diameter 5 oz Silver UNC, Tercentenary of the Revival of the Order of the Thistle 1987 63mm diameter 5oz Silver medal UNC, 800th Anniversary of the Mayoralty of the 1989 63mm diameter 5 oz Silver medal UNC, Bi- of the Launch of 'The Original' Lifeboat 1790-1990 medal 63mm diameter in Bronze UNC all in the original cases of issue with certificates
£220

Auction 126
Medals City and Guilds of Institute, Technical Education bronze medal c.1890 by L.C. for Technical Examination. Rim engraved "Charles Roland Honiball Mechanical Engineering, 2nd Prize 1894". In Pinches case of issue (Eimer 1764). EF.
£20

Auction 125
Bonds and Shares , bonds of North (1639-1668), politician & author. six, regarding money lending in the . On vellum & paper, some suffering slight damage, dated 1639, 1640 & 1667. Sold with further details of the s. A most interesting and early collection.
£110

Auction 121
Bonds and Shares , Brokers Certificate, no.779 to Thomas Edward , citizen & scrivener of London, dated Tuesday 11th December 1855. On vellum, scarce and gvf.
£70

Auction 118
Medals Prince Albert Victor of Freedom of the 1885 77 mm diameter in copper Eimer 1717 EF, of the Duke and Duchess of 1893
£95

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