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

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S.3856

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Auction 170
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Large B.P., Die Axis upright, S.3856, Wilson & Rasmussen 316, rated R4. Extremely Rare (Estimated 11-20 examples known) the portrait and reverse design retaining much original mint brilliance and frosting. in a PCGS holder and graded PR64 DCAM
£17,000 London Coins : A170 : Lot 2174 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Large B.P., Die Axis upright, Plain Edge Proof S.3856, Wilson ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 2174 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Large B.P., Die Axis upright, Plain Edge Proof S.3856, Wilson ...

Auction 170
English Coins s (2) 1871 Shield Reverse Marsh 55, S.3853B, Die Number 1, VF with minor contact marks, 1872 George and the Dragon, W.W buried in truncation, Marsh 85, S.3856 About VF/VF with a small scuff in the field below the bust , each from the wreck of the RMS Douro, comes in the presentation box with certificate
£700 London Coins : A170 : Lot 2405 : Sovereigns (2) 1871 Shield Reverse Marsh 55, S.3853B, Die Number 1, VF with minor contact marks, 187... London Coins : A170 : Lot 2405 : Sovereigns (2) 1871 Shield Reverse Marsh 55, S.3853B, Die Number 1, VF with minor contact marks, 187...

Auction 170
English Coins 1880 second 8 over 7 S.3856B, Marsh 91 with faint B.P. NEF and rated scarce by Marsh
£400 London Coins : A170 : Lot 2191 : Sovereign 1880 second 8 over 7 S.3856B, Marsh 91 with faint B.P. NEF and rated scarce by Marsh London Coins : A170 : Lot 2191 : Sovereign 1880 second 8 over 7 S.3856B, Marsh 91 with faint B.P. NEF and rated scarce by Marsh

Auction 169
English Cased - Age of , Sovereigns an 11-coin set comprising Sovereigns 1880 George and the Dragon, WW complete on truncation, Horse with short tail S.3856F GVF, 1890 S.3866B, DISH L13 Fine/NVF, 1898 h 149 NVF/GVF, 1897M Marsh 157 NEF, 1910 Marsh 182 VF, 1913 Marsh 215 VF/GVF, 1925 Marsh 220 GEF, 1968 Marsh 306 UNC/AU the reverse with hairline scratches, 1982 Marsh 313 Lustrous UNC, 2002 Marsh 316 Lustrous UNC, 2006 S.SC4 Lustrous UNC, in the box of issue with folder of certificates
£3,100 London Coins : A169 : Lot 403 : Era of Gold - Age of Empire, Sovereigns an 11-coin set comprising Sovereigns 1880 George and the Dra... London Coins : A169 : Lot 403 : Era of Gold - Age of Empire, Sovereigns an 11-coin set comprising Sovereigns 1880 George and the Dra...

Auction 167
English Coins 1873 George and the Dragon Marsh 86, S.3856A, EF a highly lustrous piece with some signs of die rust
£500 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1025 : Sovereign 1873 George and the Dragon Marsh 86, S.3856A, EF a highly lustrous piece with some signs o... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1025 : Sovereign 1873 George and the Dragon Marsh 86, S.3856A, EF a highly lustrous piece with some signs o...

Auction 167
English Coins 1876 Marsh 88, S.3856A, UNC or near so and highly lustrous with Prooflike fields, the portrait retaining some mint frost, a few light hairlines and small rim nicks barely detract, this a superior example of the type
£440 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1032 : Sovereign 1876 Marsh 88, S.3856A, UNC or near so and highly lustrous with Prooflike fields, the port... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1032 : Sovereign 1876 Marsh 88, S.3856A, UNC or near so and highly lustrous with Prooflike fields, the port...

Auction 167
English Coins 1885 Marsh 93, S.3856F, EF or slightly better, the reverse with an attractive, slightly subdued lustre
£440 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1062 : Sovereign 1885 Marsh 93, S.3856F, EF or slightly better, the reverse with an attractive, slightly su... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1062 : Sovereign 1885 Marsh 93, S.3856F, EF or slightly better, the reverse with an attractive, slightly su...

Auction 167
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Large B.P. WW buried in narrow truncation S.3856 NVF/VF
£230 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1010 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Large B.P. WW buried in narrow truncation S.3856 NVF/VF London Coins : A167 : Lot 1010 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Large B.P. WW buried in narrow truncation S.3856 NVF/VF

Auction 167
English Coins 1878 Marsh 89, S.3856A Fine/NVF
£230 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1035 : Sovereign 1878 Marsh 89, S.3856A Fine/NVF London Coins : A167 : Lot 1035 : Sovereign 1878 Marsh 89, S.3856A Fine/NVF

Auction 167
English Coins 1880 George and the Dragon, W.W buried in Horse with Short tail S.3856B VF, comes in a small presentation box
£230

Auction 167
English Coins 1884 Marsh 92 S.3856F, NVF/VF the reverse with a small toning area by the dragon
£230 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1055 : Sovereign 1884 Marsh 92 S.3856F, NVF/VF the reverse with a small toning area by the dragon London Coins : A167 : Lot 1055 : Sovereign 1884 Marsh 92 S.3856F, NVF/VF the reverse with a small toning area by the dragon

Auction 166
English Coins 1880 Second 8 over 7, George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, W.W complete on truncation, Small B.P. in exergue, S.3856D, Marsh 91A Near VF/VF or better, listed as scarce by Marsh
£420 London Coins : A166 : Lot 2130 : Sovereign 1880 Second 8 over 7, George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, W.W complete on truncat... London Coins : A166 : Lot 2130 : Sovereign 1880 Second 8 over 7, George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, W.W complete on truncat...

Auction 166
English Coins 1872 George and the Dragon Marsh 85, S.3856A choice AU/Unc in an LCGS holder and graded LCGS 78 desirable thus
£400 London Coins : A166 : Lot 2113 : Sovereign 1872 George and the Dragon Marsh 85, S.3856A choice AU/Unc in an LCGS holder and graded LC... London Coins : A166 : Lot 2113 : Sovereign 1872 George and the Dragon Marsh 85, S.3856A choice AU/Unc in an LCGS holder and graded LC...

Auction 166
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Small B.P. Horse with long tail, S.3856A, A/UNC and lustrous with the reverse especially sharp
£330 London Coins : A166 : Lot 2110 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Small B.P. Horse with long tail, S.3856A, A/UNC and lustrous w... London Coins : A166 : Lot 2110 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Small B.P. Horse with long tail, S.3856A, A/UNC and lustrous w...

Auction 165
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Small B.P. Marsh 84, S.3856A, Lustrous GEF/AU and with much eye appeal
£400 London Coins : A165 : Lot 3004 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Small B.P. Marsh 84, S.3856A, Lustrous GEF/AU and with much ey... London Coins : A165 : Lot 3004 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Small B.P. Marsh 84, S.3856A, Lustrous GEF/AU and with much ey...

Auction 165
English Coins 1880 second 8 over 7, Horse with long tail, WW complete on truncation, S.3856D Near EF
£360 London Coins : A165 : Lot 3035 : Sovereign 1880 second 8 over 7, Horse with long tail, WW complete on truncation, S.3856D Near EF London Coins : A165 : Lot 3035 : Sovereign 1880 second 8 over 7, Horse with long tail, WW complete on truncation, S.3856D Near EF

Auction 165
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P. in exergue S.3856A GVF in an LCGS holder and graded LCGS 50
£240 London Coins : A165 : Lot 3003 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P. in exergue S.3856A GVF in an ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 3003 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P. in exergue S.3856A GVF in an ...

Auction 164
English Coins 1884 George and the Dragon S.3856B EF and lustrous the reverse with a few small weak areas
£460 London Coins : A164 : Lot 1405 : Sovereign 1884 George and the Dragon S.3856B EF and lustrous the reverse with a few small weak areas London Coins : A164 : Lot 1405 : Sovereign 1884 George and the Dragon S.3856B EF and lustrous the reverse with a few small weak areas

Auction 163
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon S.3856A&prm=sr&searchtype=1">Marsh S.3856A Small B.P., EF/AU with lustre
£400 London Coins : A163 : Lot 909 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon Marsh S.3856A Small B.P., EF/AU with lustre London Coins : A163 : Lot 909 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon Marsh S.3856A Small B.P., EF/AU with lustre

Auction 163
English Coins 1880 Horse with short tail, WW buried in truncation, Small B.P. in exergue, this very faint, S.3856B, EF
£400 London Coins : A163 : Lot 935 : Sovereign 1880 Horse with short tail, WW buried in truncation, Small B.P. in exergue, this very fain... London Coins : A163 : Lot 935 : Sovereign 1880 Horse with short tail, WW buried in truncation, Small B.P. in exergue, this very fain...

Auction 163
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Large B.P S.3856, Marsh 84A Good Fine
£280 London Coins : A163 : Lot 910 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Large B.P S.3856, Marsh 84A Good Fine London Coins : A163 : Lot 910 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Large B.P S.3856, Marsh 84A Good Fine

Auction 163
English Coins 1880 Second 8 over 7, Horse with long tail, WW buried in truncation, Small B.P. with the same combination of characteristics as Bentley lots 315 and 1224 (both of these are listed as S.3856D, but have WW buried in truncation) VF and unlisted by Spink as such
£225 London Coins : A163 : Lot 936 : Sovereign 1880 Second 8 over 7, Horse with long tail, WW buried in truncation, Small B.P. with the s... London Coins : A163 : Lot 936 : Sovereign 1880 Second 8 over 7, Horse with long tail, WW buried in truncation, Small B.P. with the s...

Auction 163
English Coins 1880 WW buried in truncation, Horse with short tail, small B.P., Second 8 over 7, S.3856B, GF/NVF with some scratches on the obverse
£210 London Coins : A163 : Lot 937 : Sovereign 1880 WW buried in truncation, Horse with short tail, small B.P., Second 8 over 7, S.3856B,... London Coins : A163 : Lot 937 : Sovereign 1880 WW buried in truncation, Horse with short tail, small B.P., Second 8 over 7, S.3856B,...

Auction 163
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Small B.P. Horse with Long Tail, S.3856A Good Fine
£200 London Coins : A163 : Lot 911 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Small B.P. Horse with Long Tail, S.3856A Good Fine London Coins : A163 : Lot 911 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Small B.P. Horse with Long Tail, S.3856A Good Fine

Auction 163
English Coins 1872 George and the Dragon, S.3856A, Marsh 85, Fine/Good Fine with a flaw on the reverse rim
£200 London Coins : A163 : Lot 918 : Sovereign 1872 George and the Dragon, S.3856A, Marsh 85, Fine/Good Fine with a flaw on the reverse r... London Coins : A163 : Lot 918 : Sovereign 1872 George and the Dragon, S.3856A, Marsh 85, Fine/Good Fine with a flaw on the reverse r...

Auction 162
English Coins 1880 George and the Dragon, Horse with short tail, WW buried in narrow truncation, Small BP S.3856B VF/NEF with some contact marks
£260 London Coins : A162 : Lot 2616 : Sovereign 1880 George and the Dragon, Horse with short tail, WW buried in narrow truncation, Small B... London Coins : A162 : Lot 2616 : Sovereign 1880 George and the Dragon, Horse with short tail, WW buried in narrow truncation, Small B...

Auction 160
English Coins 1880 George and the Dragon, Horse with short Tail, No BP S.3856E NVF in an LCGS holder and graded LCGS 35
£240 London Coins : A160 : Lot 2592 : Sovereign 1880 George and the Dragon, Horse with short Tail, No BP S.3856E NVF in an LCGS holder and... London Coins : A160 : Lot 2592 : Sovereign 1880 George and the Dragon, Horse with short Tail, No BP S.3856E NVF in an LCGS holder and...

Auction 160
English Coins 1872 George and the Dragon Marsh 85, S.3856A Good Fine
£200 London Coins : A160 : Lot 2582 : Sovereign 1872 George and the Dragon Marsh 85, S.3856A Good Fine London Coins : A160 : Lot 2582 : Sovereign 1872 George and the Dragon Marsh 85, S.3856A Good Fine

Auction 159
English Cased the Sovereign a 3-coin set comprising Sovereigns (3) 1876 George and the Dragon S.3856A GF/NVF, 1889 S.3866B G: of D:G: closer to crown GF/NVF, 1895M S.3875 NVF/VF, in box with certificate
£625

Auction 159
English Coins 1885 Horse with short tail, Small B.P. Marsh 107, S.3856B NVF/VF
£240 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1134 : Sovereign 1885 Horse with short tail, Small B.P. Marsh 107, S.3856B NVF/VF London Coins : A159 : Lot 1134 : Sovereign 1885 Horse with short tail, Small B.P. Marsh 107, S.3856B NVF/VF

Auction 158
English Coins 1880 8 over 7, Horse with long tail S.3856D Good Fine Ex-Jewellery
£210 London Coins : A158 : Lot 2775 : Sovereign 1880 8 over 7, Horse with long tail S.3856D Good Fine Ex-Jewellery London Coins : A158 : Lot 2775 : Sovereign 1880 8 over 7, Horse with long tail S.3856D Good Fine Ex-Jewellery

Auction 158
English Coins 1880 8 over 7, Horse with long tail S.3856D Bright NVF
£205 London Coins : A158 : Lot 2774 : Sovereign 1880 8 over 7, Horse with long tail S.3856D Bright NVF London Coins : A158 : Lot 2774 : Sovereign 1880 8 over 7, Horse with long tail S.3856D Bright NVF

Auction 158
English Coins 1880 WW buried in truncation, Horse with short tail, Small B.P. in exergue S.3856B NVF/VF
£200 London Coins : A158 : Lot 2776 : Sovereign 1880 WW buried in truncation, Horse with short tail, Small B.P. in exergue S.3856B NVF/VF London Coins : A158 : Lot 2776 : Sovereign 1880 WW buried in truncation, Horse with short tail, Small B.P. in exergue S.3856B NVF/VF

Auction 157
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P. S.3856A A/UNC, slabbed and graded LCGS 70
£500 London Coins : A157 : Lot 3249 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P. S.3856A A/UNC, slabbed and gr... London Coins : A157 : Lot 3249 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P. S.3856A A/UNC, slabbed and gr...

Auction 157
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P, S.3856A GF/NVF
£205 London Coins : A157 : Lot 3247 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P, S.3856A GF/NVF London Coins : A157 : Lot 3247 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P, S.3856A GF/NVF

Auction 157
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P, S.3856A GVF
£205 London Coins : A157 : Lot 3248 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P, S.3856A GVF London Coins : A157 : Lot 3248 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P, S.3856A GVF

Auction 155
English Coins 1880 George and the Dragon, Horse with short tail, no BP, S.3856C AU/GEF and lustrous with small rim nicks
£300 London Coins : A155 : Lot 1504 : Sovereign 1880 George and the Dragon, Horse with short tail, no BP, S.3856C AU/GEF and lustrous with... London Coins : A155 : Lot 1504 : Sovereign 1880 George and the Dragon, Horse with short tail, no BP, S.3856C AU/GEF and lustrous with...

Auction 155
English Coins 1885 Horse with short tail, Small B.P. Marsh 107, S.3856B NVF/VF
£190 London Coins : A155 : Lot 1518 : Sovereign 1885 Horse with short tail, Small B.P. Marsh 107, S.3856B NVF/VF London Coins : A155 : Lot 1518 : Sovereign 1885 Horse with short tail, Small B.P. Marsh 107, S.3856B NVF/VF

Auction 153
English Coins 1872 George and the Dragon Marsh 85 S.3856A EF and lustrous with some light contact marks and small rim nicks
£220 London Coins : A153 : Lot 3460 : Sovereign 1872 George and the Dragon Marsh 85 S.3856A EF and lustrous with some light contact marks ... London Coins : A153 : Lot 3460 : Sovereign 1872 George and the Dragon Marsh 85 S.3856A EF and lustrous with some light contact marks ...

Auction 149
English Bulk Lots s (2) 1871 Shield Marsh 55 Die Number 15 NVF, 1871 George and the Dragon Small BP S.3856A NVF, housed in a green presentation Coins box
£330

Auction 147
English Coins 1880 WW buried in narrow truncation, horse with short tail, small B.P. S.3856B GF/NVF
£160 London Coins : A147 : Lot 3275 : Sovereign 1880 WW buried in narrow truncation, horse with short tail, small B.P. S.3856B GF/NVF London Coins : A147 : Lot 3275 : Sovereign 1880 WW buried in narrow truncation, horse with short tail, small B.P. S.3856B GF/NVF

Auction 144
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with Long Tail. Small BP in exergue. S.3856A GVF and graded 50 by CGS
£280 London Coins : A144 : Lot 2096 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with Long Tail. Small BP in exergue. S.3856A GVF and gra... London Coins : A144 : Lot 2096 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with Long Tail. Small BP in exergue. S.3856A GVF and gra...

Auction 144
English Coins 1880 Second 8 over 7, Horse with long Tail, S.3856D VF
£200 London Coins : A144 : Lot 2100 : Sovereign 1880 Second 8 over 7, Horse with long Tail, S.3856D VF London Coins : A144 : Lot 2100 : Sovereign 1880 Second 8 over 7, Horse with long Tail, S.3856D VF

Auction 143
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P, S.3856A NVF/VF
£190 London Coins : A143 : Lot 2438 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P, S.3856A NVF/VF London Coins : A143 : Lot 2438 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon, Horse with long tail, Small B.P, S.3856A NVF/VF

Auction 142
English Coins 1880 Horse with short tail, small B.P. S.3856B GEF with a few contact marks
£600 London Coins : A142 : Lot 2988 : Sovereign 1880 Horse with short tail, small B.P. S.3856B GEF with a few contact marks London Coins : A142 : Lot 2988 : Sovereign 1880 Horse with short tail, small B.P. S.3856B GEF with a few contact marks

Auction 141
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon Small B.P. Horse with long tail, S.3856A NEF/EF
£380 London Coins : A141 : Lot 2140 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon Small B.P. Horse with long tail, S.3856A NEF/EF London Coins : A141 : Lot 2140 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon Small B.P. Horse with long tail, S.3856A NEF/EF

Auction 134
English Coins 1871 George and the Dragon Large BP S.3856 NVF/VF
£260 London Coins : A134 : Lot 2436 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon Large BP S.3856 NVF/VF London Coins : A134 : Lot 2436 : Sovereign 1871 George and the Dragon Large BP S.3856 NVF/VF

Auction 133
English Coins 1880 No BP S.3856E Fine/Good Fine
£187 London Coins : A133 : Lot 984 : Sovereign 1880 No BP S.3856E Fine/Good Fine London Coins : A133 : Lot 984 : Sovereign 1880 No BP S.3856E Fine/Good Fine

Auction 120
English Coins 1887 S.3856 About EF Ex-Glendinings 8-10-1990 Lot 397
£340

Auction 118
English Coins 1880 George and the Dragon, horse with short tail, no BP Marsh 91C, S.3856E GVF/NEF
£110

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