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London Coins Auction 172
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
London Coins Auction 173
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
London Coins Auction 174
4th - 5th September 2021

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Auction 171
Hammered Coins Hammered (17) Half s (2) with large edge chip from 11 to 1 o'clock, mintmark WS monogram on the reverse Obverse portrait worn, legend VG/Reverse Near Fine. (11) Edward I/Edward II (8) (6), (1), Mint (1), Long Cross, Henry V, London Mint, Mullet and Trefoil by , pierced and with some cracks, Sixth Issue, mintmark O, s (2) Henry III Short Cross, Henry III Long Cross, creased, Hardi d'Argent obverse legend unclear, in mixed grades VG to Fine
£140

Auction 170
Hammered Coins Second Reign, Mint, with B by , Reverse with D in centre and V below CIVI also with an extra pellet in each quarter, similar to S.2119, possibly d, King's face worn, otherwise Fine
£30 London Coins : A170 : Lot 1313 : Penny Edward IV Second Reign, Durham Mint, with B by crown, Reverse with D in centre and V below CIV... London Coins : A170 : Lot 1313 : Penny Edward IV Second Reign, Durham Mint, with B by crown, Reverse with D in centre and V below CIV...

Auction 168
Hammered Coins Hammered (6) Group A, S.2822 mintmark Lis, (4) Mint, Bishop Bec mintmark Cross Moline, Fine, Edward I mint unclear, Near Fine, Short Cross, mint, moneyer unclear, VG, moneyer Rauf, , Henry III Short Cross S.1355 Good Fine, Italian States Soldo (12 Bagattini) Venice VG
£120

Auction 167
Hammered Coins Second Coinage, type, Mint Archbishop Tunstall, CD beside shield, S.2354 mintmark Star/-, 0.67 grammes, Good Fine or better, the legend a little weak in places
£48 London Coins : A167 : Lot 417 : Penny Henry VIII Second Coinage, Sovereign type, Durham Mint Archbishop Tunstall, CD beside shield, ... London Coins : A167 : Lot 417 : Penny Henry VIII Second Coinage, Sovereign type, Durham Mint Archbishop Tunstall, CD beside shield, ...

Auction 165
Hammered Coins Hammered (13) Second Issue S.2555 Bust 3c mintmark Martlet, Elizabeth I 1567 mintmark Lion, Groat Elizabeth I Second issue mintmark Martlet, Elizabeth I 1574 mintmark Eglantine, Archbishop Warham, Halfgroat Henry VIII Posthumous issue, Halfgroats (2) Henry VIII type TW by shield Mint, Elizabeth I Second issue mintmark Cross Crosslet, Second Coinage mintmark Trefoil, Commonwealth , Third Issue mintmark . VG to Fine, some with weak areas
£360

Auction 165
Hammered Coins s and (9) Halfgroats (5) Posthumous issue House Mint Reverse legend REDD etc. S.2412 mintmark Bow. First issue, Portrait of Henry VII, Cardinals Hat and keys below shield below S.2326 mintmark Radiant Star. First Coinage , WA beside shield S.2321, mintmark Cross Fitchee. Second Coinage Canterbury Mint, WA beside shield S.2322 mintmark Rose/uncertain mark. Second Coinage Archbishop Cranmer, TC beside shield S.2345 mintmark Catherine Wheel. Pennies type (4) , First Coinage, Bishop Ruthall, TD beside shield S.2332. First Coinage, S.2328, Posthumous Issues (2) Facing Bust, London Mint S.2380 (2), Fair to Fine, some scarce or rare
£320

Auction 163
Hammered Coins Posthumous Issue, House mint, Bust 6, S.2405, mintmark Bow, portrait and shield Fine, the legends with some weakness, our archive database indicates that we have not previously offered this type
£280 London Coins : A163 : Lot 279 : Groat Henry VIII Posthumous Issue, Durham House mint, Bust 6, S.2405, mintmark Bow, portrait and shi... London Coins : A163 : Lot 279 : Groat Henry VIII Posthumous Issue, Durham House mint, Bust 6, S.2405, mintmark Bow, portrait and shi...

Auction 163
Misc Items s a large and wide ranging selection (62) includes many useful titles, particularly in Hammered and Ancient Coins: Celtic Coinage of Britain by R.D. Van Arsdell, The History And Coinage of The Roman Imperators 49-27BC by David.R.Sear, The John Brooker Collection - Coins of Charles I by J.J.North and P.J.Preston-Morley, The Herbert Schneider Collection of English Coins Volumes I and II, Roman Coins and Their Values Volumes I, II, III and IV by David Sear, Roman Coins Volumes I, II, III, IV and V by Seaby, s and s in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford Volumes I, II and III by D.M.Metcalf, Greek Coins and Their Values by David R.Sear, Byzantine Coins and Their Values by David R.Sear, Sylloge of Coins of the British Isles (13 Volumes) includes Anglo-Saxon by J.D.A.Thompson, Anglo-Saxon Pennies Aethelred II by Georg Galster, University Collection, Reading - Anglo Saxon and Norman Coins/ Royal Coin , Stockholm Anglo-Norman Pennies, Bristol and Gloucester Museums - Ancient British Coins and Coins of Bristol and Gloucestershire Mints , R.P.Mack Collection Ancient British, Anglo-Saxon and Norman Coins, by R.P.Mack, Museums in East Anglia - The Morley St. Peter , Anglo-Saxon - Angevin coins and later Norwich Coins, by T.H.McK.Clough, American Collections - Ancient British, Anglo-Saxon and Norman Coins by Jeremiah D.Brady, Polish Museums - Anglo-Saxon and later British Coins, by Andrzej Mokolajczyk, The Norweb Collection - Tokens of the British Isles 1575-1750 Part II Dorset, Durham, Essex and Gloucestershire by R.H. THompson, Royal Coin Cabinet Stockholm, Part IV, Anglo-Saxon Coins Harold I and Harthacnut 1035-10452 by T.Talvio, The Norweb Collection - Tokens of the British Isles 1575-1750 Part III Hampshire to Lincolnshire, by R.H.Thompson and M.J.Dickinson, The Norweb Collection - Tokens of the British Isles 1575-1750 Part IV Norfolk to Somerset, by R.H.Thompson and M.J.Dickinson, The J.P.Mass Collection of English Short Cross Coins 1180-1247 by Jeffrey P.Mass, along with a host of other useful titles (total lot consists of 62 books), Room Buyers only, to be removed from the room on the day of the sale
£220

Auction 163
Hammered Coins Hammered a small group (4) Fine or slightly better with some scratches, Leaf-Trefoil issue, Leaf on breast, Mint, rings in centre, Fine on an irregular flan with much of the legend missing, (2) the first VG with some weak areas, along with Second Reign, D in centre VG
£200

Auction 163
Hammered Coins Hammered a small group (7) s (2) , , (4) Edward I, Edward III (2) Mint, with Crozier on obverse, and , Henry VI (this on a perforated flan), Cut moneyer Walter VG to Near Fine some with edge chips
£100

Auction 162
Hammered Coins (3) , moneyer Walter X or REX composed of wedges, GVF and pleasing, Mint, moneyer Piereis, Class 5c S.1352 Good Fine with bold portrait, London Mint, moneyer Ilger Class 5c with rounder portrait Fine
£280 London Coins : A162 : Lot 1619 : Pennies John (3) London Mint, moneyer Walter X or REX composed of wedges, GVF and pleasing,  Durham ... London Coins : A162 : Lot 1619 : Pennies John (3) London Mint, moneyer Walter X or REX composed of wedges, GVF and pleasing,  Durham ...

Auction 162
Hammered Coins Hammered a small group (8) Type G Annulets in one quarter Fine and bold, Pennies (4) Edward I Mint NVG/Fine, Edward I Fine, , moneyer Nicole About Fine, Henry III Short Cross, King with , , moneyer EDWIN, Fine, (3) Edward III London Mint, About Fine, Henry V Broken Annulets either side of the portrait, Fine or better on a ragged flan, Annulet issue About Fine, weak in place with a good portrait,
£240

Auction 161
Misc Items Cased s in base metal (10) Tower Mint, Durham Cathedral etc., Scottish Communion Tokens (15) and Mother of Pear Counters (14)
£70

Auction 159
Hammered Coins Base issue, Second Period, House mint, heavily Garnished shield MDXLIX (1549) S.2465C mintmark Grapple Good Fine on a full round flan, with a thin scratch in the obverse field, this issue almost always encountered with problems, this a superior example with pleasing overall appearance
£600 London Coins : A159 : Lot 642 : Shilling Edward VI Base issue, Second Period, Durham House mint, heavily Garnished shield MDXLIX (15... London Coins : A159 : Lot 642 : Shilling Edward VI Base issue, Second Period, Durham House mint, heavily Garnished shield MDXLIX (15...

Auction 159
Hammered Coins Base issue, Second Period, House Mint, lighter garnishing to shield, transposed legend, , S.2470 mintmark Bow, Good Fine/Fine on an irregularly shaped flan, with some spots on either side
£260 London Coins : A159 : Lot 643 : Shilling Edward VI Base issue, Second Period, Durham House Mint, lighter garnishing to shield, trans... London Coins : A159 : Lot 643 : Shilling Edward VI Base issue, Second Period, Durham House Mint, lighter garnishing to shield, trans...

Auction 159
Medals Silver medals (3) AEGROS SANAT HUMANITAS awarded to Comp.H.F.Inkpen No.2032, W.Bro T.A.Doble No.2722, Bro.C.Harrop No.3655, a further group in base metal (3) AEGROS SANAT HUMANITAS awarded to W.Bro E.G.Morey No.2032, Bro. E.J.Harrison No.2032, Bro N.E.Inkster No.4975, a further two AEGROS SANAT HUMANITAS without inscriptions, all boxed, Prize Medal Currant Buns awarded by L. with bars LEEDS and 1930, Presented by the Central Currant Office (), in silver, boxed, East Masonic award by George Kenning & Son in silver, boxed, A Masonic Medal in silver Religious themed Awarded to Bro.A.G. No.1767, by Medal Co.Ltd, - Lima Masonic Award R.L.S Waldo Olivos Torrejon No.134 boxed, in mixed condition some near mint state
£95

Auction 158
Hammered Coins (4) type, Bishop Tunstall, Mint, CD by shield, Fifth Issue (3) VG to Near Fine, two with ragged edges
£110

Auction 157
Hammered Coins (2) Third Coinage , Pre-Treaty Period with annulet in each quarter of the reverse, Class C, S.1584, Good Fine, Second Coinage, type, Mint, Bishop Tunstall , CD beside shield S.2354 mintmark Star Good Fine, Ex-Stewartby Part 4 Lot 1627 (part), s Edward III London Mint (3) VG to Fine, Ex-Stewartby Part 4, part 1627 Edward III Fine with some flan cracks, Penny Third Coinage London Mint, Pre-Treaty Period with annulet in each quarter of the reverse, Class C, S.1584, Good Fine
£100

Auction 155
Hammered Coins Hammered a small and varied group (7) Tower under Parliament S.2833 mintmark (P), Halfgroat S.3221, class="rel_search_link" href="?page=Pastresults&searchterm=Penny&category=7&searchtype=1" rel="tag">Penny Mint, Rose in centre of reverse, clipped, (2) Henry VI , mint unclear, s (2) Edward I and another Farthing, clipped with legend unclear, in mixed grades Fair to Fine
£75

Auction 154
Hammered Coins (4) Mint (2) one with crozier reverse, Bury s Mint (2), Near Fine to Fine
£38

Auction 153
Hammered Coins Heavy Coinage, Bust of , Local dies, Mint, Reverse with rose in centre, Fine with a good portrait, struck off-centre with some weaker areas
£38 London Coins : A153 : Lot 2130 : Penny Edward IV Heavy Coinage, Bust of Henry VI, Local dies, Durham Mint, Reverse with rose in centr... London Coins : A153 : Lot 2130 : Penny Edward IV Heavy Coinage, Bust of Henry VI, Local dies, Durham Mint, Reverse with rose in centr...

Auction 150
Hammered Coins Hammered a small group (6), Groat Pinecone-Mascle S.1875 Good Fine, toned, Groat Second Issue mintmark Cross Crosslet S.2556, Henry VI Annulet issue, Annulets at neck S.1840, Fine, Penny , moneyer ALEIN, Mint Fine with a thin crack above the head and an edge crack, overall Good Fine, Cut John moneyer Adam VF, along with Italy - Venice Soldino Doge Leonardo Loredan (1501-1521) VG
£150

Auction 150
Hammered Coins Second Coinage type, Archbishop Wolsey, Mint, TW beside shield, cardinal's hat below S.2352 mintmark Crescent VF even and pleasing on a full flan
£75 London Coins : A150 : Lot 1786 : Penny Henry VIII Second Coinage Sovereign type, Archbishop Wolsey, Durham Mint, TW beside shield, ca... London Coins : A150 : Lot 1786 : Penny Henry VIII Second Coinage Sovereign type, Archbishop Wolsey, Durham Mint, TW beside shield, ca...

Auction 145
Hammered Coins (2) Archbishop Neville Local dies with G and key by Neck, S.2062 About Fine/Fine, Edward I Bishop Bec, Mint S.1423 NF with some weak areas, Cut moneyer Henri Fine
£40

Auction 140
Hammered Coins Bishop Sherwood Mint with S on breast and D in centre of reverse, S.2169 Good Fine and pleasing, Rare
£550 London Coins : A140 : Lot 1427 : Penny Richard III Bishop Sherwood Durham Mint with S on breast and D in centre of reverse, S.216... London Coins : A140 : Lot 1427 : Penny Richard III Bishop Sherwood Durham Mint with S on breast and D in centre of reverse, S.216...

Auction 140
Hammered Coins Hammered (15) of various classes, mints represented; Bury, , , , and . Group includes a scarce Edward I Class VI , IOH ON SEINTED (S.1377), a superb study tool or dealer lot, Fair to VF, a couple chipped
£200 London Coins : A140 : Lot 1402 : Hammered (15) Edward I pennies of various classes, mints represented; Bury, Durham, ... London Coins : A140 : Lot 1402 : Hammered (15) Edward I pennies of various classes, mints represented; Bury, Durham, ...

Auction 139
Hammered Coins Hammered (3) Short cross, Class 7b, RICARD ON LVN, mint (N.979B, S.1356B) GF, toned Penny , Cross Moline mintmark, Bishop Bec, unknown class, mint CIVI TAS DVR EME, Fine, Penny Edward I, Plain cross mintmark, unknown class, Durham mint CIVI TAS DVR EME, Fine, dark tone
£55

Auction 138
Hammered Coins Light Coinage Trefoil on breast Mint S.1735 North 1365, weight 0.8 grammes, Near Fine with an edge chip between 6 and 7 o'clock on the obverse (bought C.J.Martin 1984 £375)
£240 London Coins : A138 : Lot 1783 : Penny Henry IV Light Coinage Trefoil on breast Durham Mint S.1735 North 1365, weight 0.8 grammes... London Coins : A138 : Lot 1783 : Penny Henry IV Light Coinage Trefoil on breast Durham Mint S.1735 North 1365, weight 0.8 grammes...

Auction 138
Hammered Coins Bishop Sherwood m.m. Lis S on breast and D in centre of reverse mint (Allen 190, N.1687, S.2169) Fine for issue but neatly pierced in antiquity. The S on the king's breast unusually clear and some regnal name visible
£140 London Coins : A138 : Lot 1806 : Penny Richard III Bishop Sherwood m.m. Lis S on breast and D in centre of reverse Durham mint (Allen... London Coins : A138 : Lot 1806 : Penny Richard III Bishop Sherwood m.m. Lis S on breast and D in centre of reverse Durham mint (Allen...

Auction 138
Hammered Coins Mint Class C Obverse Mullet to left of and broken annulet to right of crown, Reverse quatrefoil after CIVITAS S.1782 North 1405, weight 1.0 grammes, Fine with a dark patina (bought Torbay Coin Gallery 1983 £30)
£95 London Coins : A138 : Lot 1784 : Penny Henry V Durham Mint Class C Obverse Mullet to left of crown and broken annulet to right of cro... London Coins : A138 : Lot 1784 : Penny Henry V Durham Mint Class C Obverse Mullet to left of crown and broken annulet to right of cro...

Auction 138
Hammered Coins Second Coinage type Bishop Tunstall Mint Reverse with CD beside shield mintmark Star on obverse only S.2354 North 1813, weight 0.6 grammes, NVF struck on a full flan (bought C.J.Martin 1989 £60)
£90 London Coins : A138 : Lot 1790 : Penny Henry VIII Second Coinage Sovereign type Bishop Tunstall Durham Mint Reverse with CD beside sh... London Coins : A138 : Lot 1790 : Penny Henry VIII Second Coinage Sovereign type Bishop Tunstall Durham Mint Reverse with CD beside sh...

Auction 138
Hammered Coins type Bishop Fox Mint Reverse with mitre above shield, crozier to right of King, throne with one pillar, D R beside shield, weakly struck to right of shield, S.2233 North 1731 identifiable by obverse design, weight 0.5 grammes, Fine with some weak areas (bought Tim Owen 1983 £19)
£30 London Coins : A138 : Lot 1788 : Penny Henry VII Sovereign type Bishop Fox Durham Mint Reverse with mitre above shield, crozier t... London Coins : A138 : Lot 1788 : Penny Henry VII Sovereign type Bishop Fox Durham Mint Reverse with mitre above shield, crozier t...

Auction 137
Hammered Coins S.2169 Mint under Bishop Sherwood S (and pellet?) on breast and D in centre of rev. m.m. lis NVF for issue and rare. This piece is certainly above average for such a normally crude issue. The majority of specimens lack a regnal name and are struck on small, irregular flans. Toned. Ex. Spink
£600 London Coins : A137 : Lot 1298 : Penny Richard III S.2169 Durham Mint under Bishop Sherwood S (and pellet?) on breast and D in centre... London Coins : A137 : Lot 1298 : Penny Richard III S.2169 Durham Mint under Bishop Sherwood S (and pellet?) on breast and D in centre...

Auction 137
Hammered Coins (2) Class 2b with N reversed S.1386 Mint NVF on a full flan, Class 1c N reversed S.S.1382 VG
£75 London Coins : A137 : Lot 1281 : Pennies Edward I (2) Class 2b with N reversed S.1386 Durham Mint NVF on a full flan, Class 1c Ro... London Coins : A137 : Lot 1281 : Pennies Edward I (2) Class 2b with N reversed S.1386 Durham Mint NVF on a full flan, Class 1c Ro...

Auction 133
Hammered Coins Hammered group (28) About Fine, Groats Mary S.2492 Poor, Second issue Good Fine, Elizabeth I 1569 mintmark Coronet Near Fine, s (2) Elizabeth I mintmark Cross Crosslet Fine on an uneven flan, S.3221 Fine on an uneven flan, Pennies (16) PAXS About Fine with a large fragment about 20% missing, issue VG, London (2), Henry III Canterbury, Edward I Fine, Edward II NVF, Post Treaty , Edward III Pre-Treaty 25% of flan missing Fair, Henry V About Fine with missing fragment, York Near Fine, Henry VII type Durham mint facing bust Good Fine, Sovereign type Bishop Wolsey TW beside shield Fine with some clipping, Henry VIII Posthumous issue fair, Elizabeth I without rose or date About Fine, clipped, Third issue About Fine, (4) Edward I Fine, Henry II Cut S.1344 Fine, Edward III Second Coinage VG, Henry VI Leaf-Trefoil issue Fine/Good Fine, s (2) Edward I London Mint Good Fine, Edward II London Mint Fine
£480

Auction 128
Hammered Coins (2) (1272-1307) mint class 4a S.1419 and mint class 9b S.1423. Good Fine and fair
£24

Auction 124
Hammered Coins (21) mint of , , , , , and . Fine to very fine.
£240

Auction 124
Hammered Coins (8) mint, some of Bishop Bec, classes 4, 9b, 10ab, 10cf. About fine to very fine
£120

Auction 124
Hammered Coins (8) mints include Bury s, , (Bishop Beaumont) and . Fine to very fine.
£95

Auction 123
Hammered Coins , class 9, mint, class 3, mint. Very fine . (2)
£55

Auction 122
Hammered Coins Pennies and . Broken annulets by . and mint. (4). Fine to very fine.
£130

Auction 122
Hammered Coins (3) and mints. All fine or better.
£75

Auction 121
Hammered Coins , II and III of mint (16). Different classes. All fine to very fine.
£220

Auction 121
Hammered Coins Hammered group (8). Edward I Penny, mint. , Edward I , Halfpenny, Henry V and 2 . Together with Scottish . Average fine.
£110

Auction 120
Hammered Coins , pre-treaty, mint. Crozier on reverse. S. 1593. About very fine. penny annulet issue, mint. S 1845. Very fine with small edge chip.
£65

Auction 112
Hammered Coins & Half Pennies, Pennies from the mints of , Bury s, & . of 1827 (1
£120

Auction 112
Hammered Coins type Mint S.2332 TD divided by shield, mint mark star Fine, 1596 S.2578A Fifth Issue mint mark Key NVF with
£100

Auction 106
Hammered Coins issue reverse legend INIMICOS etc. House Mint, North 1924 and Bisham obverse 5f about Fine with one very minor flan
£160

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