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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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Auction 157
English Coins 1861 Satin 28, Gouby BP 1861G as Freeman dies 4+D with central cut fishtail, this obverse rarely found on the 1861 coins, Satin census report states only three examples recorded up to 2001, now believed to be around six known, VG or better once cleaned, now retoned, Very Rare, Ex-Spink 23/9/16, we note that the example in the Laurie Bamford June 2006 was listed as Fine and realised £350 hammer price
£260 London Coins : A157 : Lot 2860 : Penny 1861 Satin 28, Gouby BP 1861G as Freeman dies 4+D with central cut fishtail, this obverse rare... London Coins : A157 : Lot 2860 : Penny 1861 Satin 28, Gouby BP 1861G as Freeman dies 4+D with central cut fishtail, this obverse rare...

Auction 157
English Coins (2) 1882H Freeman 111 dies 11+M VF once cleaned now retoned, Ex-Laurie Bamford £30, Ex-London Coins Auction 6/9/2014 Lot 2722, 1882H 2 over 1 Freeman 111 dies 11+M Ex-Robert Gray Thompson, Ex-DNW 17/3/2010 Lot 225 (part)
£70 London Coins : A157 : Lot 2930 : Pennies (2) 1882H Freeman 111 dies 11+M VF once cleaned now retoned, Ex-Laurie Bamford £30, Ex... London Coins : A157 : Lot 2930 : Pennies (2) 1882H Freeman 111 dies 11+M VF once cleaned now retoned, Ex-Laurie Bamford £30, Ex...

Auction 157
Misc Items (2) 1866 and 1879 both s VG to Fine, previously part of the Laurie Bamford , who stated that he had only encountered very few copies of Bun Pennies over many years of collecting
£65 London Coins : A157 : Lot 778 : Pennies (2) 1866 and 1879 both imitations VG to Fine, previously part of the Laurie Bamford collecti... London Coins : A157 : Lot 778 : Pennies (2) 1866 and 1879 both imitations VG to Fine, previously part of the Laurie Bamford collecti...

Auction 156
English Coins 1881 Freeman 103 dies 9+M, Gouby BP1881Ga (dies M+p) Ex-Michael Freeman collection, with his ticket, Christie's 23/10/1984 Lot 65 (part), Fair, misty in parts including around the date area, listed in the Christie's catalogue as 'perhaps with H, extremely rare' hence the listing in the 1985 Freeman book 'with H below date (?)', rated at R19 by Freeman, with only one other example previously seen by this cataloguer, extremely rare and believed to be one of only three or four known examples, we note there were no examples in the Laurie Bamford, Copthorne, Alderly or James Workman collections, probably rarer than the 1877 Narrow date coin, of which an LCGS Fine 20 example realised £7020 in our June 2010 auction
£750 London Coins : A156 : Lot 2526 : Penny 1881 Freeman 103 dies 9+M, Gouby BP1881Ga (dies M+p) Ex-Michael Freeman collection, with his t... London Coins : A156 : Lot 2526 : Penny 1881 Freeman 103 dies 9+M, Gouby BP1881Ga (dies M+p) Ex-Michael Freeman collection, with his t...

Auction 152
English Coins 1861 Freeman 24 dies 4+F, Satin 29 (full top leaf) AU/GEF with an attractive and even chocolate tone, extremely rare in this high grade, quite possibly one of the finest, if not the finest extant, rated R17 by Freeman, Ex-Peck, Ex-Freeman, Ex-Laurie Bamford (sold with his ticket), Ex-Croydon Coin Auction 8/5/2007 hammer price £2400
£3,000 London Coins : A152 : Lot 2378 : Penny 1861 Freeman 24 dies 4+F, Satin 29 (full top leaf) AU/GEF with an attractive and even chocolat... London Coins : A152 : Lot 2378 : Penny 1861 Freeman 24 dies 4+F, Satin 29 (full top leaf) AU/GEF with an attractive and even chocolat...

Auction 152
English Coins 1860 Toothed Border, E of PENNY over P unlisted by Freeman, Freeman dies 4+D, Satin 15, Gouby BP1860NA, (dies F+d) a couple of edge bumps, Fine, with a pleasing even appearance, considerably superior to the example offered in London Coins Auction A141 June 2013 (Lot 1940) which realised £3000 hammer price, of the highest rarity, Ex-Laurie Bamford DNW 20/6/2006 Lot 22 (realised £950 hammer price), Ex-Dr.D.Ball April 1997, we note at the time of the Laurie Bamford sale there was only one example known, (source J.Jerrams 2001) and to our knowledge only the London Coins A141 coin has shown up since, so believed to be the finest of the two known examples
£2,200 London Coins : A152 : Lot 2370 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border, E of PENNY over P unlisted by Freeman, Freeman dies 4+D, Satin 15, Gouby ... London Coins : A152 : Lot 2370 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border, E of PENNY over P unlisted by Freeman, Freeman dies 4+D, Satin 15, Gouby ...

Auction 152
English Coins 1861 Freeman 21 dies 3+D, strong VF with a couple of spots on the lower right side of the reverse, an attractive piece with much eye appeal, Ex-Peck, Ex-Freeman collection Christies 23/10/1984 Lot 14 (part), Ex-Laurie Bamford collection DNW 20/6/2006 Lot 30, hammer price £1200, Very rare rated R18 by Freeman, we note an EF example realised £5500 hammer price in the London Coins Auction A121 6/6/2008, our archive database shows this is only the second example above VG we have offered since 2003
£1,200 London Coins : A152 : Lot 2376 : Penny 1861 Freeman 21 dies 3+D, strong VF with a couple of spots on the lower right side of the reve... London Coins : A152 : Lot 2376 : Penny 1861 Freeman 21 dies 3+D, strong VF with a couple of spots on the lower right side of the reve...

Auction 152
English Coins 1861 Freeman 32 dies 6+F, VF/GF, the obverse with a rim bruise at 5 o'clock, some marks and scuffs, very rare rated R16 by Freeman, Ex-Laurie Bamford DNW 20/6/2006 Lot 43 hammer price £1000
£950 London Coins : A152 : Lot 2383 : Penny 1861 Freeman 32 dies 6+F, VF/GF, the obverse with a rim bruise at 5 o'clock, some marks a... London Coins : A152 : Lot 2383 : Penny 1861 Freeman 32 dies 6+F, VF/GF, the obverse with a rim bruise at 5 o'clock, some marks a...

Auction 152
English Coins 1860 Toothed Border, No colon dots after F:D, Gouby T, Satin 19, some nicks and scuffs and a small dig in the reverse field, otherwise Fine, Ex-Laurie Bamford , DNW 20/6/2006 Lot 24 (Realised £180 hammer price), stated by J.Jerrams to be one of only 4 known examples
£320 London Coins : A152 : Lot 2372 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border, No colon dots after F:D, Gouby T, Satin 19, some nicks and scuffs and a s... London Coins : A152 : Lot 2372 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border, No colon dots after F:D, Gouby T, Satin 19, some nicks and scuffs and a s...

Auction 152
English Coins 1891 with wide date 15 1/2 teeth date spacing Gouby BP1891Ac (the Gouby plate coin) at the time this was the only recorded example, UNC with practically full lustre, the obverse with small spots, Ex-Laurie Bamford DNW 20/6/2006 Lot 135 hammer price £340, with Laurie's ticket, sold with a footnote stating 'that a second specimen in similar condition sold for £360 at Croydon Coin Auctions in November 2001 (Lot 171)'
£240 London Coins : A152 : Lot 2453 : Penny 1891 with wide date 15 1/2 teeth date spacing Gouby BP1891Ac (the Gouby plate coin) at the tim... London Coins : A152 : Lot 2453 : Penny 1891 with wide date 15 1/2 teeth date spacing Gouby BP1891Ac (the Gouby plate coin) at the tim...

Auction 149
English Coins 1860 Beaded Border Satin 1, Gouby BP1860A1 Obverse A1 with R of REG rotated slightly forwards and with the tip not touching and slightly below the line of the following E, Fair, Very Rare, Ex-Laurie Bamford £7, Ex-Michael Freeman, we note a Fine example realised £2691 in Auction A136 3/3/2012 (Lot 2168)
£700 London Coins : A149 : Lot 2417 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Satin 1, Gouby BP1860A1 Obverse A1 with R of REG rotated slightly forwards ... London Coins : A149 : Lot 2417 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Satin 1, Gouby BP1860A1 Obverse A1 with R of REG rotated slightly forwards ...

Auction 149
English Coins 1883 Freeman 351 dies 19+S A/UNC with subdued lustre and a spot on either side, the obverse rim with a couple of rim cuds, Rare in high grade, Ex-Laurie Bamford £83
£160 London Coins : A149 : Lot 2312 : Halfpenny 1883 Freeman 351 dies 19+S A/UNC with subdued lustre and a spot on either side, the obvers... London Coins : A149 : Lot 2312 : Halfpenny 1883 Freeman 351 dies 19+S A/UNC with subdued lustre and a spot on either side, the obvers...

Auction 147
English Coins 1890 Freeman 130 dies 12+N UNC with around 75% lustre, slabbed and graded CGS 80, Ex-Roland Harris Collection London Coin Auction A124 Feb 28 2009 Lot 771 Ex-Laurie Bamford Collection DNW 20/6/2006 Lot 132
£140 London Coins : A147 : Lot 2966 : Penny 1890 Freeman 130 dies 12+N UNC with around 75% lustre, slabbed and graded CGS 80, Ex-Roland Ha... London Coins : A147 : Lot 2966 : Penny 1890 Freeman 130 dies 12+N UNC with around 75% lustre, slabbed and graded CGS 80, Ex-Roland Ha...

Auction 146
English Coins 1843 REG: Peck 1486 GVF with some contact marks on the portrait and old thin scratches on the reverse, Very Rare in all grades above Fine, Ex-Laurie Bamford £75
£1,100 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2629 : Penny 1843 REG: Peck 1486 GVF with some contact marks on the portrait and old thin scratches on the ... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2629 : Penny 1843 REG: Peck 1486 GVF with some contact marks on the portrait and old thin scratches on the ...

Auction 146
English Coins 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 14 dies 3+E UNC with around 40% lustre and sharply struck, the obverse with a verdigris spot in the field and some thin scratches, nevertheless very rare in high grades, Ex-Laurie Bamford £165
£900 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2679 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 14 dies 3+E UNC with around 40% lustre and sharply struck, the obv... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2679 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 14 dies 3+E UNC with around 40% lustre and sharply struck, the obv...

Auction 146
English Coins 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 6 dies 1+B UNC with around 40% lustre, Ex-Laurie Bamford £37.50
£550 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2669 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 6 dies 1+B UNC with around 40% lustre, Ex-Laurie Bamford £37.... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2669 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 6 dies 1+B UNC with around 40% lustre, Ex-Laurie Bamford £37....

Auction 146
English Coins 1860 Beaded Border Satin 1, Gouby BP1860A1 Obverse A1 with R of REG rotated slightly forwards and with the tip not touching and slightly below the line of the following E, Fair, Very Rare, Ex-Laurie Bamford £7, Ex-Michael Freeman, we note a Fine example realised £2691 in Auction A136 3/3/2012 (Lot 2168)
£480 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2671 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Satin 1, Gouby BP1860A1 Obverse A1 with R of REG rotated slightly forwards ... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2671 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Satin 1, Gouby BP1860A1 Obverse A1 with R of REG rotated slightly forwards ...

Auction 146
English Coins 1839 Bronzed , Reverse upright, Peck 1523 UNC with a couple of tiny spots and small rim nicks, Ex-Laurie Bamford £85
£280 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2542 : Halfpenny 1839 Bronzed Proof, Reverse upright, Peck 1523 UNC with a couple of tiny spots and small r... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2542 : Halfpenny 1839 Bronzed Proof, Reverse upright, Peck 1523 UNC with a couple of tiny spots and small r...

Auction 146
English Coins 1853 Plain Trident Peck 1504 EF nicely toned, Ex-Laurie Bamford £40
£200 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2646 : Penny 1853 Plain Trident Peck 1504 EF nicely toned, Ex-Laurie Bamford £40 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2646 : Penny 1853 Plain Trident Peck 1504 EF nicely toned, Ex-Laurie Bamford £40

Auction 146
English Coins 1861 Freeman 32 dies 6+F NF/VG with some spots, Very Rare, all Reverse F coins highly sought after, Ex-Laurie Bamford £45
£180 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2688 : Penny 1861 Freeman 32 dies 6+F NF/VG with some spots, Very Rare, all Reverse F coins highly sought a... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2688 : Penny 1861 Freeman 32 dies 6+F NF/VG with some spots, Very Rare, all Reverse F coins highly sought a...

Auction 146
English Coins (2) 1866 Freeman 298 dies 7+G EF toned, Ex-Croydon Coin Auction £6. 1867 Freeman 300 dies 7+G GEF toned, Ex-Laurie Bamford £22.50
£140 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2524 : Halfpennies (2) 1866 Freeman 298 dies 7+G EF toned, Ex-Croydon Coin Auction £6. 1867 Freeman 3...

Auction 146
English Coins 1846 DEF Close Colon Peck 1491 EF with some surface marks and rim nicks, Ex-Laurie Bamford £18.50
£130 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2632 : Penny 1846 DEF Close Colon Peck 1491 EF with some surface marks and rim nicks, Ex-Laurie Bamford &po... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2632 : Penny 1846 DEF Close Colon Peck 1491 EF with some surface marks and rim nicks, Ex-Laurie Bamford &po...

Auction 146
English Coins (2) 1893 Freeman 368 dies 17+S UNC with around 20% lustre, purchased from Charing Cross Market £6.50. 1894 Freeman 369 dies 17+S UNC with good subdued lustre, Ex-Laurie Bamford £12
£95 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2535 : Halfpennies (2) 1893 Freeman 368 dies 17+S UNC with around 20% lustre, purchased from Charing Cross ...

Auction 146
English Coins 1883 Freeman 351 dies 19+S A/UNC with subdued lustre and a spot on either side, the obverse rim with a couple of rim cuds, Rare in high grade, Ex-Laurie Bamford £83
£95 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2611 : Halfpenny 1883 Freeman 351 dies 19+S A/UNC with subdued lustre and a spot on either side, the obvers... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2611 : Halfpenny 1883 Freeman 351 dies 19+S A/UNC with subdued lustre and a spot on either side, the obvers...

Auction 146
English Coins (2) 1875 Freeman 322A">Freeman 322A dies 13+J Fine with a small spot to the right of the date, Very rare rated R17 by Freeman and seldom offered, we note there was no example in either the Nicholson or Roland Harris collections, Ex-Croydon Coin Auction £52. 1875 Freeman 322 dies 12+L NVG with a dent on the Queen's hairline, Ex-Laurie Bamford £5
£90 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2527 : Halfpennies (2) 1875 Freeman 322A dies 13+J Fine with a small spot to the right of the date, Very ra...

Auction 146
English Coins 1859 Small Date as Peck 1519 by far the scarcer of the two types, EF/NEF, Ex-Laurie Bamford £17
£90 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2665 : Penny 1859 Small Date as Peck 1519 by far the scarcer of the two types, EF/NEF, Ex-Laurie Bamford &p... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2665 : Penny 1859 Small Date as Peck 1519 by far the scarcer of the two types, EF/NEF, Ex-Laurie Bamford &p...

Auction 146
English Coins 1860 Freeman 16 dies 5+D NEF/EF, Ex-Laurie Bamford £16
£85 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2673 : Penny 1860 Freeman 16 dies 5+D NEF/EF, Ex-Laurie Bamford £16 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2673 : Penny 1860 Freeman 16 dies 5+D NEF/EF, Ex-Laurie Bamford £16

Auction 146
English Coins 1882H Freeman 111 dies 11+M VF once cleaned now retoned, Ex-Laurie Bamford £30
£80 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2722 : Penny 1882H Freeman 111 dies 11+M VF once cleaned now retoned, Ex-Laurie Bamford £30 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2722 : Penny 1882H Freeman 111 dies 11+M VF once cleaned now retoned, Ex-Laurie Bamford £30

Auction 146
English Coins 1877 Freeman 333 dies 14+N UNC and lustrous with light cabinet friction, the reverse with a light handling mark, Ex Laurie Bamford £17
£75 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2602 : Halfpenny 1877 Freeman 333 dies 14+N UNC and lustrous with light cabinet friction, the reverse with ... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2602 : Halfpenny 1877 Freeman 333 dies 14+N UNC and lustrous with light cabinet friction, the reverse with ...

Auction 146
English Coins 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 1 dies 1+A VG Scarce, Ex-Laurie Bamford £20
£75 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2668 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 1 dies 1+A VG Scarce, Ex-Laurie Bamford £20 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2668 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 1 dies 1+A VG Scarce, Ex-Laurie Bamford £20

Auction 146
English Coins 1865 Freeman 50 dies 6+G EF toned with a few tone spots, Ex-Laurie Bamford £28.50
£70 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2697 : Penny 1865 Freeman 50 dies 6+G EF toned with a few tone spots, Ex-Laurie Bamford £28.50 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2697 : Penny 1865 Freeman 50 dies 6+G EF toned with a few tone spots, Ex-Laurie Bamford £28.50

Auction 146
English Coins 1854 Plain Trident 4 over 3 Peck 1505 About Fine/Fine with a couple of edge bruise, a clear example of this rare overdate, Ex-Laurie Bamford £15
£65 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2648 : Penny 1854 Plain Trident 4 over 3 Peck 1505 About Fine/Fine with a couple of edge bruise, a clear ex... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2648 : Penny 1854 Plain Trident 4 over 3 Peck 1505 About Fine/Fine with a couple of edge bruise, a clear ex...

Auction 146
English Coins 1874 Freeman 313 dies 8+I About Fine, scarce, Ex-Laurie Bamford £20
£50 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2589 : Halfpenny 1874 Freeman 313 dies 8+I About Fine, scarce, Ex-Laurie Bamford £20 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2589 : Halfpenny 1874 Freeman 313 dies 8+I About Fine, scarce, Ex-Laurie Bamford £20

Auction 146
English Coins (3) 1895 Freeman 370 dies 1+A UNC with good subdued lustre and a couple of small rim nicks Ex-Laurie Bamford £4.50. 1896 Freeman 371 dies 1+A, UNC with practically full lustre, purchased from Charing Cross Market £20. 1896 Freeman 372 dies 1+B UNC with subdued lustre, Ex-G.Monk £3
£40 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2537 : Halfpennies (3) 1895 Freeman 370 dies 1+A UNC with good subdued lustre and a couple of small rim nic...

Auction 146
English Coins (3) 1897 Freeman 373 dies 1+B Fine/Good Fine. 1897 Freeman 374 dies 1+C GEF/AU and lustrous, Ex-Laurie Bamford £7. 1898 Freeman 375 dies 1+B A/UNC and lustrous with a couple of small spots, Ex-G.Monk £2
£30 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2538 : Halfpennies (3) 1897 Freeman 373 dies 1+B Fine/Good Fine. 1897 Freeman 374 dies 1+C GEF/AU and lustr...

Auction 145
English Coins 1877 Freeman 90 dies 8+H narrow date (Rarity 18) one of the rarest and most sought after currency types in the entire Bun Penny series and seldom encountered in any grade, VG, the surfaces with some porosity, all major details clear, the variety beyond dispute. We note the Laurie Bamford specimen sold in June 2006 described as being in 'Fair' condition realised £3565, and another sold in London Coins Auction A129 in June 2010 slabbed and graded CGS 20 realised £7020
£4,500 London Coins : A145 : Lot 1926 : Penny 1877 Freeman 90 dies 8+H narrow date (Rarity 18) one of the rarest and most sought after curre... London Coins : A145 : Lot 1926 : Penny 1877 Freeman 90 dies 8+H narrow date (Rarity 18) one of the rarest and most sought after curre...

Auction 142
Certified Coins 1875 Freeman 79 dies 8+G ICG MS64 RB (Variety not on the slab) rated R13 by Freeman, probably rarer in this high grade, we note we have only offered 3 examples since 2003, this superior to the Andrew Wayne collection example, and similar in quality to the Laurie Bamford example which fetched £356 inclusive of buyers premium in June 2006
£1,100 London Coins : A142 : Lot 619 : Penny 1875 Freeman 79 dies 8+G ICG MS64 RB (Variety not on the slab) rated R13 by Freeman, proba... London Coins : A142 : Lot 619 : Penny 1875 Freeman 79 dies 8+G ICG MS64 RB (Variety not on the slab) rated R13 by Freeman, proba...

Auction 141
English Coins 1861 Freeman 25 dies 4+G VF/NVF with signs of old lacquering, nevertheless in better grade than the Laurie Bamford example (20/6/2006 Lot 33 sold for £161 inclusive of buyers premium) this die pairing seldom seen in grades above VF
£380 London Coins : A141 : Lot 1943 : Penny 1861 Freeman 25 dies 4+G VF/NVF with signs of old lacquering, nevertheless in better grade... London Coins : A141 : Lot 1943 : Penny 1861 Freeman 25 dies 4+G VF/NVF with signs of old lacquering, nevertheless in better grade...

Auction 133
Certified Coins 1860 Toothed Border/Beaded Border Freeman 9 dies 2+B interestingly the horizontal bars of the F in F:D: are virtually non-existent and the vertical stroke has been re-punched. The colons after BRITT, REG and the colon between F and D are also weakly struck, Ex-Laurie Bamford (duplicate), this in contrast to the equivalent coin sold in the Laurie Bamford sale 20/6/2006 (Lot 10) which had strong stops. VG 10, Extremely Rare
£800 London Coins : A133 : Lot 1102 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border/Beaded Border mule Freeman 9 dies 2+B interestingly the horizontal bars of... London Coins : A133 : Lot 1102 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border/Beaded Border mule Freeman 9 dies 2+B interestingly the horizontal bars of...

Auction 131
Certified Coins 1882 without H Freeman 112 dies 11+N EF 60 very rare thus and surely amongst the , we note that the example in the Laurie Bamford (June 2006) was described as 'About Fine, with the reverse better, and an example in CGS grade G 3 (good) and the only other example recorded on the CGS population report realised £1,400 last year on the E-bay, this piece was purchased for £450 in the eighties from Spinks
£9,500 London Coins : A131 : Lot 2055 : Penny 1882 without H Freeman 112 dies 11+N CGS EF 60 very rare thus and surely amongst the finest kn...

Auction 129
Certified Coins 1877 Freeman 90 dies 8+H narrow date (Rarity 18) one of the rarest currency types in the entire Bun Penny series and seldom encountered in any grade, this example graded Fine 20 by . We note the Laurie Bamford specimen sold in June 2006 realised £3565, this example's grade certainly on a par with the Bamford coin possibly slightly better
£6,000 London Coins : A129 : Lot 2034 : Penny 1877 Freeman 90 dies 8+H narrow date (Rarity 18) one of the rarest currency types in the entir... London Coins : A129 : Lot 2034 : Penny 1877 Freeman 90 dies 8+H narrow date (Rarity 18) one of the rarest currency types in the entir...

Auction 129
English Coins 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 8B dies 1*+B (R18) Satin 1 VF or better with some surface marks and uneven tone, we note the Laurie Bamford example listed as GVF and harshly cleaned sold for £1058 in June 2006
£2,500 London Coins : A129 : Lot 1681 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 8B dies 1*+B (R18) Satin 1 VF or better with some surface marks and... London Coins : A129 : Lot 1681 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 8B dies 1*+B (R18) Satin 1 VF or better with some surface marks and...

Auction 126
Certified Coins 1863 Slender 3 in date Freeman 44 dies 6+G Fine 25, rated R20 by Freeman, we note that there was no example in the Laurie Bamford , John Jerrams 'Early British Bronze Bun and Their Varieties' states in a 2001 census records only one example, a highly important key coin in the series and extremely rare, this possibly being the only known example
£19,000 London Coins : A126 : Lot 1643 : Penny 1863 Slender 3 in date Freeman 44 dies 6+G CGS Fine 25, rated R20 by Freeman, we note ... London Coins : A126 : Lot 1643 : Penny 1863 Slender 3 in date Freeman 44 dies 6+G CGS Fine 25, rated R20 by Freeman, we note ...

Auction 126
English Coins 1863 with Die Number 3 below date Freeman 46 dies 6+G rated R19 by Freeman, VG or better with a couple of misty areas on the reverse but with the date and almost all of the legends clear. We note that the Laurie Bamford sale, where it was estimated that only three examples were known, contained an example described as Fine which realised £2760
£3,000 London Coins : A126 : Lot 1325 : Penny 1863 with Die Number 3 below date Freeman 46 dies 6+G rated R19 by Freeman, VG or better w... London Coins : A126 : Lot 1325 : Penny 1863 with Die Number 3 below date Freeman 46 dies 6+G rated R19 by Freeman, VG or better w...

Auction 124
English Coins 1860 with E of PENNY clearly struck over a P Satin 15 VF for wear with light pitting across the coin, the rarity given in John Jerrams book as 'handful known' being no more than six examples thought to exist. The census of the rare varieties in this book shows that up to 2001 only one other example had been recorded, one in Good Fine condition, and another in Fine in the Laurie Bamford has since realised £950 hammer price, so this current coin thus far the recorded example, a very important coin in this series
£2,800 London Coins : A124 : Lot 692 : Penny 1860 with E of PENNY clearly struck over a P Satin 15 VF for wear with light pitting across th... London Coins : A124 : Lot 692 : Penny 1860 with E of PENNY clearly struck over a P Satin 15 VF for wear with light pitting across th...

Auction 124
English Coins 1877 Freeman 90 dies 8+H narrow date (Rarity 18) one of the rarest currency types in the entire Bun Penny series and seldom encountered in any grade, this example only Poor and with the last digit of the date 'misty' on it's right side but the date and variety are beyond any doubt. We note the Laurie Bamford specimen sold in June 2006 described as being in 'Fair' condition realised £3565
£1,600 London Coins : A124 : Lot 2182 : Penny 1877 Freeman 90 dies 8+H narrow date (Rarity 18) one of the rarest currency types in the entir... London Coins : A124 : Lot 2182 : Penny 1877 Freeman 90 dies 8+H narrow date (Rarity 18) one of the rarest currency types in the entir...

Auction 124
English Coins 1860 Beaded Border Freeman 8A dies 1*+A nFDC with a few surface marks, rated R19 by Freeman (2-5 examples believed to exist), we note there was no example in the Laurie Bamford
£1,300 London Coins : A124 : Lot 677 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Proof Freeman 8A dies 1*+A nFDC with a few surface marks, rated R19 by ... London Coins : A124 : Lot 677 : Penny 1860 Beaded Border Proof Freeman 8A dies 1*+A nFDC with a few surface marks, rated R19 by ...

Auction 124
English Coins 1861 Freeman 20 dies 2+G UNC toned, Very Rare, Ex-Laurie Bamford
£1,100 London Coins : A124 : Lot 695 : Penny 1861 Freeman 20 dies 2+G UNC toned, Very Rare, Ex-Laurie Bamford collection London Coins : A124 : Lot 695 : Penny 1861 Freeman 20 dies 2+G UNC toned, Very Rare, Ex-Laurie Bamford collection

Auction 124
English Coins 1860 by Moore in Silver Peck 2111 Freeman 838 nFDC with pleasing tone, Ex-Laurie Bamford Collection DNW 20/6/2006, Ex-Colin Adams collection, 23/7/2003 Spink A164, Ex-D.E.Magnay Collection DNW A393/2/1999, Ex-M.Freeman Collection Christies Auction 23/10/1984
£700 London Coins : A124 : Lot 685 : Penny 1860 Pattern by Moore in Silver Peck 2111 Freeman 838 nFDC with pleasing tone, Ex-Laurie B... London Coins : A124 : Lot 685 : Penny 1860 Pattern by Moore in Silver Peck 2111 Freeman 838 nFDC with pleasing tone, Ex-Laurie B...

Auction 124
English Coins 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 13 variety with N over sideways N in ONE UNC with about 80% lustre, Ex-Laurie Bamford
£550 London Coins : A124 : Lot 691 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 13 variety with N over sideways N in ONE UNC with about 80% lu... London Coins : A124 : Lot 691 : Penny 1860 Toothed Border Freeman 13 variety with N over sideways N in ONE UNC with about 80% lu...

Auction 124
English Coins 1874 Freeman 67 dies 6+H UNC with about 75% lustre, Rare in this grade, Ex-Laurie Bamford
£420 London Coins : A124 : Lot 723 : Penny 1874 Freeman 67 dies 6+H UNC with about 75% lustre, Rare in this grade, Ex-Laurie ... London Coins : A124 : Lot 723 : Penny 1874 Freeman 67 dies 6+H UNC with about 75% lustre, Rare in this grade, Ex-Laurie ...

Auction 124
English Coins 1861 Satin 28, Gouby BP 1861G as Freeman dies 4+D with central cut fishtail, this obverse rarely found on the 1861 coins, lists at £750 VF in Satin with no prices quoted for higher grades, this example is NVF/GVF. Satin census report states only three examples recorded up to 2001, with finest listed as Good Fine, we splate that this may be the finest example currently known. We also note that the example in the Laurie Bamford June 2006 was listed as Fine and realised £350 hammer price
£200 London Coins : A124 : Lot 2167 : Penny 1861 Satin 28, Gouby BP 1861G as Freeman dies 4+D with central cut fishtail, this obve... London Coins : A124 : Lot 2167 : Penny 1861 Satin 28, Gouby BP 1861G as Freeman dies 4+D with central cut fishtail, this obve...

Auction 124
English Coins 1890 Freeman 130 dies 12+N Lustrous UNC Ex-Laurie Bamford Lot 132
£170 London Coins : A124 : Lot 771 : Penny 1890 Freeman 130 dies 12+N Lustrous UNC Ex-Laurie Bamford collection Lot 132 London Coins : A124 : Lot 771 : Penny 1890 Freeman 130 dies 12+N Lustrous UNC Ex-Laurie Bamford collection Lot 132

Auction 123
English Coins 1860 in Copper Freeman 845 Peck 2118 (Reverse C) rated at R19 by Freeman Near FDC with a few surface marks, we note there was no example of this type in the Laurie Bamford
£500

Auction 122
English Coins 1860 unsigned, probably by L.C.Lauer for A.Weyl in copper Young Head left, VICTORIA D.G.BRITANNIAR REG. F.D. date below, Reverse Shields cruciform with roses, s and shamrocks in the angles, .UNITED. KINGDOM . AND . GREATER . BRITAIN . ,ONE PENNY below, plain edge Freeman 874. Peck 2145, UNC with a small nick on the neck and attractively toned, Ex-Glendining 15/12/1993 Lot 258, Ex-Colin Adams Spink Auction 3011 23/7/2003 Lot 194, Ex-Laurie Bamford Sale DNW 20/6/2006 Lot 194
£1,000 London Coins : A122 : Lot 1739 : Penny 1860 Pattern unsigned, probably by L.C.Lauer for A.Weyl in copper Young Head left, VIC... London Coins : A122 : Lot 1739 : Penny 1860 Pattern unsigned, probably by L.C.Lauer for A.Weyl in copper Young Head left, VIC...

Auction 121
English Coins 1861 Freeman 21 Dies 3+D EF with traces of lustre, some surface and carbon marks and a small spot in front of Britannia. Rated R18 by Freeman and superior to the example in the Laurie Bamford sale and probably the finest surviving specimen 20/6/2006 (Lot 30)
£5,500

Auction 116
English Coins 1863 with open 3 in the date Satin 46 Gouby dies Jg VG very rare, we note the Laurie Bamford example described as EF, obverse dull sold in June
£240

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