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758 A collection in album pages Crowns - Farthings including Victoria, some in silver and including a brass fantasy probably based on a Half Sovereign design (lot) mixed grades. Along with others in bags probably back up to the main collection these generally base metal 20th century issues £75 - £150
759 A collection in album pages mostly base metal 20th century issues with a few pages of 1967 Pennies and Brass 3ds in lustrous Unc but including a 1937 Crown, USA Peace Silver Dollar and a few pre 1920 silver issues, Sixpences 1758 and 1787 F-VF, cupro crowns (25p) (20) including 1953 (2) these generally Unc, 1953 Plastic Sets (2) one heavily toned, First Decimal Coin Sets in the blue wallet (10) Whitman Folder of Sixpences 1937-67 complete except for 1952 from circulation, two part sets QE II in perspex holders, an album page of QE II cupro issues including 6 x 50p, a small album or world issues including some Irish Halfcrowns with one in silver, and a run of envelopes of world coins A-Z by country mostly 20th century issues from circulation a few in silver, along with paper money (7) including a Peppiatt and O'Brien One Pound and a O'Brien 10 Shillings F-VF £150 - £250
760 A mixed lot with a purse containing Victoria and Georgian silver mostly low grades but with a Veiled Head Crown in GVF, pre 47 silver, world some sorted by country mostly more recent base metal issues with the odd silver item, paper money with Bank of England £25 face including high grade recent pounds with consecutive numbers, and more (lot) £250 - £450
761 A mixed lot with quantities of low grade George III copper 1797 - 1806, George VI Halfpennies some lustrous, Provincial Mint Pennies, more recent GB in two albums including decimals and the odd silver item, USA State Quarters some in albums some in rolls, and more (lot) £100 - £300
762 Copper and Bronze (10) Halfpennies (6) 1694 VG, 1717 Fine, the reverse minted on an imperfect flan, with a large flaw on Britannia, 1772 NVF, 1775 Contemporary Counterfeit on a thin flan of 6.2 grammes NVG, 1826 Good Fine, 1827 Fine, some scratches, Farthings (4) 1675 VG the reverse better, 1694 No Stop after MARIA VG the reverse better, 1736 VG, 1823 Roman 1 in date VG £30 - £60
763 Copper and Bronze (19) Pennies (6) 1861, 1863, 1881H, 1907, 1918KN, 1919KN with 96 stamped on the head, Halfpennies (8) 1844 Reverse scratched, 1853 (2), 1854, 1855, 1859 9 over 8, 1869, 1897, Farthings (4) 1826 Bare Head, 1849, 1884, 1935, VG to Fine, Third Farthing 1913 GEF and lustrous the reverse with some stains, along with a small further group (3) Isle of Man Halfpenny 1813 VG, Ireland Farthings (2) 1723 Woods VG/NVG porous, 1806 Good Fine £25 - £50
764 Copper and bronze (24) Twopence 1797 VF/NVF with traces of graffiti in the obverse field, Pennies (16) 1797 VF/NVF, 1825 GVF/VF, 1859 GVF/VF, 1862 EF, 1865 GEF, 1883 NEF/EF, 1895 EF, 1901 EF, 1910 EF, 1921 EF, 1931 GEF, 1935 GEF, 1936 NEF, 1950 Fine, 1953 EF, Halfpennies (4) 1770 GVF, 1799 Raised Gunports EF, 1827 NEF/GVF, 1852 No Dots on Shield GVF, Farthing 1806 About Fine/Fine, Half Farthing 1844 NVF, Jersey 1/13th Shilling Fine, all have been lacquered £100 - £200
765 Copper and Bronze (30) Twopences 1797 (2) both around Fine with some surface marks, Pennies (4) 1797 (2) VG and VG/NF, 1807 (2) Near Fine and Fine, Halfpennies (15) 1723 VG, 1733 VG, 1799 (2) VG and VF/GF, 1806 (2) VG and Fine, 1807 (2) VG and VG/Fine, 1826 (2) VG and Near Fine, 1827 VG, 1831 VG, 1837 Small 7 over Normal 7 Fine, 1838 VG, 1887 GVF/VF, Farthings (8) 1736 VG, 1754 VG/Fine, 1829 VG, 1839 2-pronged trident, Fine, cleaned, 1845 VG, 1853 WW incuse VG, 1875H NVF, 1886 Good Fine/Fine, cleaned, Half Farthing 1847 Near Fine £75 - £95
766 Crown 1847 Young Head About Fine, Double Florins (2) 1887 Roman 1 NVF the obverse with some surface deposit, 1887 Arabic 1 Fine, Florin 1916 VF £140 - £160 London Coins : Crown 1847 Young Head About Fine, Double Florins (2) 1887 Roman 1 NVF the obverse with some surface deposit, 1887 Arabic 1 Fine, Florin 1916 VF Click to Enlarge London Coins : Crown 1847 Young Head About Fine, Double Florins (2) 1887 Roman 1 NVF the obverse with some surface deposit, 1887 Arabic 1 Fine, Florin 1916 VF Click to Enlarge
767 Crowns - Sixpences (27) George III - QE II mostly lower grades some ex-jewellery some tarnished £120 - £220
768 Crowns (12) 1696 OCTAVO VG, lacquered, 1820 LX VG or better, 1821 SECUNDO Near Fine/VG, 1844 Cinquefoil Stops on edge VG/About Fine, ex-brooch mount, 1845 Cinquefoil stops on edge VG, 1895 LIX VF, 1889 About Fine, 1890 Near Fine, 1900 LXIV VG, 1935 EF, 1937 A/UNC, 1951 GEF many lacquered or with traces of old lacquering £150 - £250
769 Crowns (2) 1935 GEF toned, boxed, 1953 UNC, Halfcrown 1942 EF, Florins (2) 1887 Jubilee Head VF, 1918 Fine/Good Fine, Shillings (8) 1819 Good Fine, 1820 NVF, 1879 No Die Number VG, 1910 NVF, 1929 About Fine, 1931 Good Fine, 1933 Fine, 1946S EF toned, Sixpence Elizabeth I 1574 mintmark Eglantine Near Fine/Fine. Fantasy Shilling 1819 appears to be struck in brass VG. Toy Money Half Sovereign Victoria Young Head, undated, by Lauer VF/GVF, USA Quarter Dollar 1964 D A/UNC and lustrous (17 coins in lot) £25 - £50
770 Crowns (2) 1937 Proof ESC 393, Bull 4021 nFDC with some misty toning, 1937 ESC 392, Bull 4020 A/UNC with a small spot on the reverse rim £35 - £65 London Coins : Crowns (2) 1937 Proof ESC 393, Bull 4021 nFDC with some misty toning, 1937 ESC 392, Bull 4020 A/UNC with a small spot on the reverse rim Click to Enlarge London Coins : Crowns (2) 1937 Proof ESC 393, Bull 4021 nFDC with some misty toning, 1937 ESC 392, Bull 4020 A/UNC with a small spot on the reverse rim Click to Enlarge
771 Crowns (25) 1951 (16) unboxed, 1960 Polished Die (2), 1960 (7) EF to Lustrous UNC £30 - £60
772 Crowns (4) 1818 LVIII Bold VG or better, 1819 LX 8 over higher 8 in date, Fine, lightly toned, 1820 LX VG, 1821 SECUNDO Fine, ex-mount £120 - £150
773 Crowns (4) 1887 NEF/GVF with contact marks, 1888 Narrow date Bull 2587, Davies 482 dies 1B, Toned NVF/VF with some edge bruises, 1889 Davies 484 dies 1C Good Fine the reverse with graffiti partially removed, 1890 VF £125 - £175
774 Crowns (4) 1893 LVI Obverse 1 reverse L, unlisted in the Davies book, later acknowledged by Davies, Near Fine/About Fine, Very Rare, 1893 LVI Davies 501 Obverse 1 Reverse A, Bright Fine/Good Fine, 1893 LVII Davies 506 Obverse 2 reverse A, VG/Near Fine, 1893 LVII Davies 502 Obverse 1, Reverse A, VG or better/Near Fine £100 - £150
775 Crowns (457) 1965 (118), 1972 (14), 1977 (190), 1980 (47), 1981 (88) EF to UNC in soft cases or slide cases, along with GB and World Crowns (8) Gibraltar (3) 1967 (2), 1969, New Zealand (2) 1967, 1974, Jersey 1966, Isle of Man (2) 1978, 1980 A/UNC to UNC in slide cases, and Medals (13) base metal issues Silver Jubilee 1977 (9), 1980 John Lennon Memorial, 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games, 1986 Royal Wedding, Queen Mother 90th Birthday UNC in slide cases £100 - £150
776 Crowns (475) 1965 (351), 1980 (124) EF to UNC £100 - £150
777 Crowns (5) 1887 GVF lightly toned with some contact marks, 1889 Davies 483 dies 1A VF, 1893 LVI Obverse 1,Reverse G, unlisted in the Davies book, later recorded by Davies, NVF Rare, 1900 LXIII unevenly toned with some contact marks, 1902 Good Fine, once cleaned £250 - £300 London Coins : Crowns (5) 1887 GVF lightly toned with some contact marks, 1889 Davies 483 dies 1A VF, 1893 LVI Obverse 1,Reverse G, unlisted in the Davies book, later recorded by Davies, NVF Rare, 1900 LXIII unevenly toned with some contact marks, 1902 Good Fine, once cleaned Click to Enlarge
778 Crowns (515) 1972 (150), 1977 (365) EF to UNC £100 - £160
779 Crowns (7) 1696 Third Bust OCTAVO Fine, 1844 Star Stops on edge, Fine, 1896 LX Near Fine/Fine, 1935 NEF/EF the obverse with some tone spots, 1937 GVF, 1951 UNC, 1953 GEF, Double Florin 1887 Roman 1 in date VF toned £100 - £150
780 Crowns (7) 1894 LVII Davies 509 dies 2C, Fine/Good Fine, 1895 LIX, Davies 514, Obverse 2, Reverse A, Good Fine/About VF, 1896 LIX Davies 519, Obverse 2, Reverse D, Near Fine/Fine, Rare, 1897 LXI Davies 522, Obverse 2 Reverse D, About Fine/Fine, 1898 LXII Davies 526 Obverse 2 Reverse E, VG/Fine, 1899 LXIII Davies 531 Obverse 3, Reverse E, Bright Fine, 1900 LXIV Davies 534, Obverse 3 Reverse E, About Fine/Fine £175 - £250 London Coins : Crowns (7) 1894 LVII  Davies 509 dies 2C, Fine/Good Fine, 1895 LIX, Davies 514, Obverse 2, Reverse A, Good Fine/About VF, 1896 LIX Davies 519, Obverse 2, Reverse D, Near Fine/Fine, Rare, 1897 LXI Davies 522, Obverse 2 Reverse D, About Fine/Fine, 1898 LXII Davies 526 Obverse 2 Reverse E, VG/Fine, 1899 LXIII Davies 531 Obverse 3, Reverse E, Bright Fine, 1900 LXIV Davies 534, Obverse 3 Reverse E, About Fine/Fine Click to Enlarge London Coins : Crowns (7) 1894 LVII  Davies 509 dies 2C, Fine/Good Fine, 1895 LIX, Davies 514, Obverse 2, Reverse A, Good Fine/About VF, 1896 LIX Davies 519, Obverse 2, Reverse D, Near Fine/Fine, Rare, 1897 LXI Davies 522, Obverse 2 Reverse D, About Fine/Fine, 1898 LXII Davies 526 Obverse 2 Reverse E, VG/Fine, 1899 LXIII Davies 531 Obverse 3, Reverse E, Bright Fine, 1900 LXIV Davies 534, Obverse 3 Reverse E, About Fine/Fine Click to Enlarge
781 Crowns (80) 1951 (16), EF to UNC two in the maroon boxes of issue, 1960 (55), 1960 Polished Dies (9) GEF to UNC £75 - £100
782 Crowns 1935 NEF and 1951 Boxed (2), Sixpence 1757 VF with an edge nick, Farthing 1853 WW Raised with 3 over 2 in the date, unbarred A's in BRITANNIAR surprisingly unlisted by Peck, NVF and scarce. Penny in two halves, the Obverse George VI, the reverse dated 1935, arranged so the reverse fits neatly into the obverse Good Fine. Indian States - Hyderabad Rupee Dump Coinage Y#17 AH1294 or 1295, last digit of date and the regnal year mostly off-flan, otherwise Good Fine. Coronation of Edward VII 1937 Eimer 2044 32mm diameter in silver by Turner & Simpson. Obverse: Bust right, crowned and draped EDWARD. VIII. KING & EMPEROR, Reverse: Britannia standing right, upon a plaque inscribed CORONATION 1937, with a wreath in her outstretched left hand. Beyond, a façade of Westminster Abbey, matt finish UNC, in the purple box of issue. Coronation of George VI 1937 35mm diameter in silver, Obverse: Busts left conjoined, crowned and draped, CORONATION OF KING GEORGE VI AND QUEEN ELIZABETH, 12th May 1937 in the field behind. Reverse: a central crown, flanked by trees supporting the Scottish Lion and Irish Harp. In Exergue: TO COMMEMORATE THE CORONATION OF KING GEORGE VI AND QUEEN ELIZABETH 12th MAY 1937, Matt Finish UNC £150 - £200
783 Crowns 1977 (400) EF to UNC £80 - £120
784 Crowns 1977 (400) EF to UNC £80 - £120
785 Crowns 1977 (400) EF to UNC £80 - £120
786 Crowns 1981 (450) EF to UNC £90 - £135
787 Crowns in a Lindner Tray (21) 1902 VG/NF , 1935 (20) NVF to A/UNC £200 - £250
788 Crowns in a Lindner Tray (22) 1821 SECUNDO VG, 1887 (2) GVF/NEF and VF, 1888 NEF/EF lightly toned and attractive, 1889 (2) Near Fine/Fine and Fine/Good Fine, 1890 (2) VG/Near Fine, VG/Fine the obverse with some scratches, 1891 (2) VG/Near Fine and Fine toned, 1893 LVI (2) VG and Near Fine, Fine, 1895 LIX VG/Near Fine (2), 1896 LX Fine, the reverse slightly better, 1898 LXII VG/Near Fine, 1899 LXII Fine/Good Fine, 1902 Fine, 1953 UNC (2), 1960 UNC, along with Double Florin 1889 NVF the edge with swivel mount holes at 12 and 6 o'clock, and Southern Rhodesia Crown 1953 Cecil Rhodes NEF/EF £300 - £400
789 Crowns to Florins (11) Crowns (2) 1819 LIX VG, 1820 LX with die flaw through date resembling 2 over 1 VG, Double Florin 1889 Near Fine, Halfcrowns (4) 1824 Near Fine, 1886 VG/Near Fine, 1894 Near Fine with graffiti, 1895 VG/Near Fine, Florins (4) 1849 Near Fine, 1868 Die Number 8, VG, 1873 Die Number 175 Fair, 1920 VG £110 - £140
790 Crowns to Maundy (17) comprising Crowns (11) 1892 VG, 1935 NEF/GVF toned, 1937 NEF, 1953 A/UNC, 1965 (5) GEF to UNC, 1977 UNC, 1980 UNC, Double Florin 1889VF/GVF toned, Florin 1901 VG/About Fine, Shilling 1825 VG gilded, Silver Threepences (2) 1916 Fine, 1937 NVF toned, Maundy Twopence 1902 NVF toned, along with USA Dollar 1923 GEF and lustrous, and two presentation boxes £50 - £100
791 Crowns to Threepences George III to Elizabeth II (313), some World coins, includes Decimal Coinage (over £73 face), Brass Threepences 1967 (32) EF to UNC in a red tube, and an imitation Halfcrown Newark besieged 1646, and an imitation Oxford Crown 1644 a cast copy of good style, includes plenty in silver with some useful pieces, in mixed grades £300 - £600
792 Dollar Bank of England 1804 No Stop after REX Fine, One Shilling and Sixpence Bank Token 1811 Near Fine/Fine, Maundy Threepence 1763 VF/GVF toned, Pennies (4) 1797 (3) VG to Near Fine, 1807 About Fine, Halfpenny 1826 Fine, some of the copper with pitting (8 coins in lot) £40 - £80
793 Dollars 1804 Bank of England (3) three different varieties: First Leaf points to the Upright of the E in DEI, Obverse A, Reverse 2 ESC 144, VG/Fine the obverse with some peck marks. First leaf points to the centre of the E in DEI, stops between C.H.K Obverse C, Reverse 2, ESC 149 VG/Near Fine, No Stop after REX, Fine, with grey tone, over some old scratches and smoothing in the fields £500 - £600
794 Double Florin 1887 Arabic 1 Lustrous EF/GEF the obverse with some hairlines. Halfcrown 1893 NEF the obverse with some hairlines. Florin 1888 VF or better. Sixpences (2) 1887 Jubilee Head Withdrawn type About EF, 1901 GVF. £75 - £150
795 Double Florins (4) 1887 Arabic 1 ESC 395, Bull 2697 NEF toned, 1888 ESC 397, Bull 2699 GVF/NEF the reverse with traces of light gold tone, 1889 ESC 398, Bull 2701 About VF/VF, 1890 ESC 399, Bull 2703 VF £90 - £150 London Coins : Double Florins (4) 1887 Arabic 1 ESC 395, Bull 2697 NEF toned, 1888 ESC 397, Bull 2699 GVF/NEF the reverse with traces of light gold tone, 1889 ESC 398, Bull 2701 About VF/VF, 1890 ESC 399, Bull 2703 VF Click to Enlarge London Coins : Double Florins (4) 1887 Arabic 1 ESC 395, Bull 2697 NEF toned, 1888 ESC 397, Bull 2699 GVF/NEF the reverse with traces of light gold tone, 1889 ESC 398, Bull 2701 About VF/VF, 1890 ESC 399, Bull 2703 VF Click to Enlarge
796 Double Florins (4) 1887 Arabic 1 GVF/NEF, 1888 About VF, 1889 NVF, 1890 Fine/Good Fine £100 - £120
797 Double Florins (5) 1887 Arabic 1 ESC 395, Bull 2697 Near EF with golden tone. 1888 ESC 397, Bull 2699 NEF/EF and lustrous with a heavier contact mark on the Queen's veil and a small tone spot on the lower shield. 1889 Second I in VICTORIA an inverted 1 ESC 398A, Bull 2702 GF/NVF. 1889 ESC 398, Bull 2701 VF/GVF with a gentle edge bruise. 1890 ESC 399, Bull 2703 About EF/NEF with some light contact marks £150 - £250 London Coins : Double Florins (5) 1887 Arabic 1 ESC 395, Bull 2697 Near EF with golden tone. 1888 ESC 397, Bull 2699 NEF/EF and lustrous with a heavier contact mark on the Queen's veil and a small tone spot on the lower shield. 1889 Second I in VICTORIA an inverted 1 ESC 398A, Bull 2702 GF/NVF. 1889 ESC 398, Bull 2701 VF/GVF with a gentle edge bruise. 1890 ESC 399, Bull 2703 About EF/NEF with some light contact marks Click to Enlarge London Coins : Double Florins (5) 1887 Arabic 1 ESC 395, Bull 2697 Near EF with golden tone. 1888 ESC 397, Bull 2699 NEF/EF and lustrous with a heavier contact mark on the Queen's veil and a small tone spot on the lower shield. 1889 Second I in VICTORIA an inverted 1 ESC 398A, Bull 2702 GF/NVF. 1889 ESC 398, Bull 2701 VF/GVF with a gentle edge bruise. 1890 ESC 399, Bull 2703 About EF/NEF with some light contact marks Click to Enlarge
798 Edward VII Silver issues (10) Halfcrowns (3) 1903 VG, 1907 Fine/Near Fine, 1910 About Fine. Florins (7) 1902 (2) VF and Good Fine, 1903 Good Fine, 1906 (2) About Fine and Fine, 1908 Near Fine and 1910 VG £75 - £150
799 Elizabeth II Shillings and Sixpences (7.9 kilos) will be over £70 face the Shillings generally EF-Unc the Sixpences (probably all 1967) Unc- BU £70 - £100
800 Farthing 1875H EF with lustre. Halfpenny 18th Century Middlesex undated Prince of Wales EF. Canada Dollar 1957 VF, Medal William IV Coronation, Obverse: Conjoined busts of William IV and Queen Adelaide, Reverse: Crown surrounded by a wreath flags and the floral emblems of the United Kingdom, 54mm diameter in white metal, NVF as part of a wide ranging group includes a small amount of pre 1947 silver (£0.70 face), modern GB Crowns, World Coins in base metal, Medals, Pennies, Pocket watches (2), a medallic First Day Cover and more, in mixed grades (lot) £100 - £200
801 Farthings (12) 1719 Large Obverse Letters, Fine. 1721 Fine, 1722 Near Fine with a spot on the obverse, 1754 Good Fine, 1773 Fine with two heavier contact marks on the reverse, 1807 Good Fine, 1821 EF, 1826 Bare Head Fine, 1827 GVF with some surface marks, 1828 Good Fine, 1831 GVF with some surface deposit on the reverse, 1837 Good Fine with some surface residue, Halfpenny 1771 Fine/Good Fine with some heavier surface marks on the obverse, Ireland Farthings (2) 1723 Woods collectable VG, 1806 VF/GVF £200 - £250
802 Farthings (143) 1673 (2), 1674, 1675, 1679, 1694, 1696, 1697, 1700, 1719, 1720, 1721, 1722, 1724, 1730, 1731, 1733 (2), 1735, 1736 (holed), 1737 Large Date, 1739, 1741, 1744, 1746, 1749, 1750, 1754, 1773, 1774, 1775 contemporary counterfeit, 1799, 1806, 1807, 1821 G over O in GRATIA, Bramah 1a, 1822, 1823 Roman 1 in date, 1825, 1826 Bare Head, 1827, 1828, 1829, 1830, 1831, 1834, 1835, 1836, 1837, 1838, 1839 2-pronged trident, 1840, 1841, 1842, 1843, 1844, 1845, 1846, 1847, 1848, 1849, 1850, 1851, 1852, 1853 WW Raised, 1854, 1855, 1856, 1857, 1858, 1859, 1860 Toothed Border, 1861, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1865 Large 8, 1866 Wide 66, 1867, 1868, 1869, 1872, 1873, 1874H, 1875 Large Date, 1876H, 1878, 1879 Normal 9, 1880, 1881, 1882H, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1890, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1894, 1895 Veiled Head, 1896, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901 and 1902-1936 inclusive, in mixed grades VG to VF £70 - £120
803 Farthings (43) 1672, 1673, 1723, 1724, 1735, 1754 (2), 1799 (2), 1806 (3), 1821, 1822 (2), 1825, 1826 Bare Head, 1834, 1860 Toothed Border (2), 1864, 1865 Large 8 in date, 1869, 1882H, 1883, 1884 (2), 1885, 1886 (3), 1891, 1893, 1898 (2), 1900, 1910, 1911, 1918, 1929, 1936 (2), in mixed grades with some of the earlier 18th Century pieces in collectable Fine, along with Scotland Bodle Charles I S.5602 VG £30 - £60
804 Farthings (65) Victoria Bun Head (47), Edward VII (11), George V (7) in mixed grades to EF a few with lustre £75 - £100
805 Farthings 1860-1956 (97) a date run in an album, includes both types of 1895, the 1863 VG, 1876H VF/GVF, 1895 Bun Head Near Fine, 1910 NEF/GVF, generally in mixed circulated grades with some later dates lustrous £100 - £120
806 Farthings 1910 (22) Fine to NVF £60 - £70
807 Farthings and Fractional Farthings (7) Third Farthing 1902 UNC and lustrous with a rim nick and some small spots, Half Farthing 1843 EF, Farthings (5) 1874H NVF, 1886 EF, 1890 Wide (Normal) Date NEF, 1891 EF with traces of lustre, 1953 Freeman 661 dies 1+B UNC and lustrous, Rare £60 - £80

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