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1666 A collection of mostly lower grade silver George III to George V (lot) £250 - £350
1667 A group found down the back of a sofa. The vendor's father and grandfather ran an upholstery business in Deptford since 1924 and this accumulation has been building since then. Mostly 20th century British from circulation with strength in pre 1947 silver issues (lot, over 7 kilos gross weight) £250 - £400
1668 A mixed group with runs of 20th century pennies, more recent 50p, £1 and £2 commemoratives from circulation (usable currency), items in frames paper money, coins and stamps, medal replicas and more (lot) £100 - £300
1669 A mixed group with sets and singles in presentation cards, cupro-crowns (some £5 face), some pre 1947 silver and more £200 - £400
1670 A mixed group with Victorian Maundy Odds and other Victorian silver, 20th century items mostly cupro-nickel including crowns, a quantity of provincial mint bronze pennies H and KN mints and more (lot) £200 - £300
1671 A mixed lot with GB QE II 1953 - 67 part set Farthings - Crowns mostly lustrous Unc, two other albums of GB mostly base metal 20th century issues, Farthings in a Whitman Folder, along with other GB and World including silver and crown sized issues (lot) £150 - £300
1672 A pre decimal hoard estimated by weight to be Halfcrowns George V (120), George VI pre 1947 (57) some lustrous. Florins George V (160), pre 1947 (63) some lustrous. 6d (725 with a proportion pre 1947) others including cupro-nickel, brass and bronze issues from circulation (lot nearly 12 kilos gross weight) £700 - £1,200
1673 Bun Pennies (55) includes 1860 Beaded Border, Bun Halfpennies (9) in mixed grades mostly Fair to Fine with a couple VF £25 - £50
1674 Bun Pennies (71) includes 1860 Beaded Border Poor, 1861 NEF, 1866 VF/GVF, and 1869 Fair, others in mixed grade to Good Fine £60 - £80
1675 Copper and Bronze (10) Halfpennies (5) 1861, 1873, 1906, 1924 (2), Farthings (4) 1875H, 1890, 1922, 1929, 1937, Half Farthing 1844 EF to UNC many with lustre £50 - £100
1676 Copper and Bronze (17) Pennies (5) 1853 Ornamental Trident, 1854 Ornamental Trident, 1858 W.W., 1950, 1951, Halfpennies (8) 1799, 1838, 1841, 1857 (2), 1858, 1886, 1930, Farthings (4) 1822, 1834, 1858, 1884 £40 - £80
1677 Copper and Bronze (384) George III to Elizabeth II mostly Veiled Head Victoria or later along with Sixpences (2) 1948 and 1966, in mixed grades with many EF and lustrous, also Farthings (140) mostly 20th Century with many Wrens includes a handful of Victorian issues, includes plenty with lustre £110 - £140
1678 Copper and Bronze (55) mostly Victoria onwards includes some earlier pieces Pennies (12), Halfpennies (5), Farthings (31) includes 1844 Near Fine, Half Farthings (5), Third Farthing 1902, and Ireland Farthing 1744, in mixed grades to GVF £40 - £80
1679 Copper and bronze die varieties (10) Pennies (4) Ornamental Trident, the colon after DEF low and slanting to the right, Fine, Penny 1854 Plain Trident the 4 overstruck, does not appear to be over a 3 as the underlying figure is incomplete, Fine or better, Penny 1967 with missing waves to the left of the lighthouse EF, Penny 1967 struck on a thin flan and weighing only 6.41 grammes Fine, Halfpennies (4) 1723 with the top of the 3 missing and so now resembling a 5, NF/VG, 1855 with traces of an overstrike on the first 5 of the date, the underlying figure unclear VF, 1875 Freeman 321 dies 11+J with signs of die damage in the form of raised dots on the coin VG, Halfpenny 1887 Fine on a spread flan of 29.5mm, Farthings (3) James II Tin issue with copper plug, worn, 1890 GEF with silver colouring and traces of gold tone in the legends, weight 2.9 grammes, 1875 as Freeman 528 dies 3+B with a number 1-shaped flaw between the 8 and 7 of the date. Fine/Near Fine. An interesting group and worthy of further research £25 - £75
1680 Copper and Bronze Third Farthings to Cartwheel Twopence with examples back to William III some with lustre £220 - £320
1681 Crowns (10) 1887, 1888, 1890 (2), 1891 (2), 1892, 1893LVII, 1900 LXIV (2), Double Florins (3) 1887 Arabic 1, 1889 (2) Near Fine to NVF £200 - £300
1682 Crowns (111) 1953 (86), 1960 (24), 1960 Polished Die (1) EF to UNC £120 - £150
1683 Crowns (13) 1820LX, 1889 (4), 1890 (2), 1891, 1893LVI, 1894LVII, 1895LIX, 1898LXI, 1935, Double Florins (5) 1887 Roman 1, 1889 (2), 1890 (2), Halfcrowns (5) 1836, 1889, 1899, 1935, 1950, the Halfcrown 1899 Lustrous UNC, the others About Fine to GVF £400 - £600
1684 Crowns (16) 1820LX Good Fine, 1821 SECUNDO About Fine, 1845 Cinquefoil stops on edge Fine, 1887 NVF, 1889 Good Fine, 1897 LXI VG/Fine, 1902 About Fine/Fine, 1935 (2) both EF, 1937 GEF, 1951 (2) GEF and UNC, 1953 (2) Both UNC one with toning, 1960 (2) NEF and VF, Double Florin 1887 Arabic 1 VF toned £200 - £300
1685 Crowns (2) 1887 NEF/EF and colourfully toned, 1937 Proof nFDC and attractively toned, Double Florin 1887 Arabic 1 UNC and lustrous, colourfully toned with prooflike fields, One Shilling and Sixpence Bank Token 1811 Bust type NEF/GVF and colourfully toned £80 - £140
1686 Crowns to Farthings William III to Elizabeth II along with a few Decimal issues, a wide variety (3.8 Kilos) includes many in silver, and many Provincial Mint Pennies, some later issues EF to UNC £75 - £125
1687 Crowns to Florins in a mini album (22) Crowns (2) 1892 About Fine, 1900LXIV NVF/VF, Halfcrowns 1929 (2) GF/VF and F/GF, Florins (18) 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946 the 1932 F/GF others VF to Lustrous UNC £40 - £80
1688 Crowns to Halfpennies (12) 1890 VF, 1891 Fine/Good Fine, Halfcrowns (3) 1889 NVF, 1890 VF, 1915 NEF/EF, Florins (2) 1917 EF/GEF, 1919 AU/UNC and lustrous, Shilling 1932 GEF/EF the reverse with some hairlines, Sixpences (2) 1834 About VF, 1906 NEF, Penny 1930 GEF/AU with good lustre, Halfpenny 1905 EF with some spots £120 - £150
1689 Decimal Coinage in mint state (£69.57 face), many in mint rolls Twenty Pence (£10 face), Two Pences £9.70 face, One Penny £19.24 face, Half Penny £30.34 face, Ireland Half Pennies (44), Jersey Half Pennies (14), the majority BU, along with Pre-Decimal Halfcrowns Elizabeth II (10), Sixpences (104) includes 31 in silver, Halfpennies 1967 (150), in mixed grades many in UNC £75 - £125
1690 Farthings (10) 1904, 1906, 1907, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912 (2), 1913, EF to UNC with dark finish, 1918 Bright Finish Lustrous UNC £40 - £60
1691 Farthings (12) 1860 Beaded Border, 1860 Toothed Border, 1864, 1865, 1879, 1879 Large 9, 1881H, 1886, 1890, 1893, 1894, 1896 (slabbed PCGS MS64 RB) the 1864 NVF, the others A/UNC to UNC with varying degrees of lustre, along with Threehalfpence 1843 Good Fine, Half Farthings (2) 1843 VF and 1844 VF, Third Farthings (4) 1827 Good Fine and NVF both cleaned, 1878 VF, 1902 UNC or near so and lustrous £100 - £200
1692 Farthings (12) 1860 Beaded Border, 1860 Toothed Border, 1866, 1873 High 3 in date, 1875H, 1878, 1881H, 1882H, 1884, 1887, 1888, 1930 EF to UNC with varying degrees of lustre £50 - £75
1693 Farthings (18) 1878 UNC with some lustre, 1880 3 Berries UNC with around 50% lustre, 1886 (3) UNC with pale lustre, UNC the obverse lustrous, the reverse toned, and AU/UNC with pleasing tone and traces of lustre, 1887 (2) UNC with around 40% lustre, and UNC with traces of lustre, 1890 UNC with around 70% lustre, 1893 Toned UNC, 1896 (2) both UNC with around 70% lustre, 1911 UNC mint toned, 1920 A/UNC with traces of lustre, 1934 UNC with traces of lustre, 1935 UNC toned, 1939 UNC with traces of lustre, 1951 UNC toned, 1956 UNC with around 80% lustre £100 - £150
1694 Farthings (58) 1822 unofficially gilded, 1822, 1831, 1834, 1885, 1886, 1890, 1893, 1894, 1895 Veiled Head, 1896, 1897 Dark Finish, 1900, 1901, 1903, 1905, 1906, 1908, 1909, 1912, 1917, 1918 Bright Finish, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1933, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, copper issues NVF to NEF, bronze issues largely VF to UNC some lustrous others include attractively toned examples £50 - £100
1695 Farthings a collection in slabs 1822 Obv 1 CGS 756, 1825 PCI MS64, 1862 Thin 8 8/8 CGS Unc verdigris, 1873 High 3 CGS 82, 1882 Perfect F CGS Unc Verdigris, 1884 CGS 80, 1886 NGC MS63 RD 1890 Wide Date CGS 80, 1891 CGS 82, 1892 CGS 80, 1893 Close Date CGS 80, 1895 Veiled Head CGS 82, 1909 CGS 82, 1911 Flat Neck CGS 80, 1917 CGS 82, 1953 Proof CGS 91, 1956 PCGS MS65 RD £150 - £300
1696 Farthings in an album (105) 1675, 1719, 1720, 1730, 1731, 1754, 1774, 1775 contemporary counterfeit, 1823, 1825, 1826 Bare Head, 1831, 1834, 1835, 1836, 1837, 1838, 1839, 1841, 1845, 1848, 1850, 1853, 1857, 1858, 1861, 1862, 1865 5 over 2, 1866, 1868, 1869, 1872, 1873, 1874H, 1875H, 1878, 1880, 1881, 1882H, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1887, 1888, 1891, 1895 Veiled Head, 1896-1953 inclusive, 1956 in mixed grades with many 20th Century issues, including the dark finish type in UNC £75 - £150
1697 Fifty Pences (45) 1969, 1970, 1971 Proof, 1972 Proof, 1973 EEC, 1974 Proof, 1975 Proof, 1976 Proof, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1992/3 EU Presidency, 1993, 1994 D-Day Landings, 1995, 1996, 1997 Large, 1977 Small, 1998, 1998 EU 25th Anniversary, 1998 NHS 50th Anniversary, 1999, 2000, 2000 Public Libraries, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2003 WSPU, 2004, 2005, 2005 Samuel Johnson's Dictionary UNC to nFDC £50 - £75
1698 Five Pound Crowns (6) 2002 Golden Jubilee, 2002 Queen Mother Memorial, 2004 Entente Cordiale (2), 2005 Trafalgar, 2006 Queen Elizabeth II 80th Birthday A/UNC to UNC, Two Pounds (13) 1986 Commonwealth Games, 1989 Bill of Rights, 1989 Claim of Right, 1994 Tercentenary of the Bank of England, 1995 Peace Dove (2), 1996 Euro 96 Football, 1997 with centre detached, 1998, 1999 Rugby World Cup, 2000, 2001, 2001 Marconi, EF to UNC, One Pound (23) 1983, 1983 Proof, 1984, 1984 Proof, 1985, 1985 Proof, 1986, 1986 Proof, 1987, 1987 Proof, 1988 Proof, 1989, 1989 Proof, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 GEF to FDC, Plastic Sets 1953 UNC (2), Crowns (12) 1951 UNC boxed, 1953 (2), 1960, 1965 (2), 1972, 1977 (3), 1980, 1981, EF to UNC, World Crown-sized (10) Gibraltar Crown 1980 Nelson, Isle of Man Crowns (3) 1970 Manx cat, 1980 Queen Mother 80th Birthday, 1982 Spain Football World Cup, Cook Islands Dollar 1985 16th Forum 2nd P.I.C and Mini Games, St. Helena and Ascension Fifty Pence 1986 Prince Andrew and Miss Sarah Ferguson Royal Wedding, Falkland Islands Fifty Pence 1992 40th Anniversary of the Reign of Queen Elizabeth II, St. Helena Fifty Pence 1996 Queen Elizabeth II 70th Birthday, Ascension Fifty Pence 1996 Queen Elizabeth II 70th Birthday, Seychelles 10 Rupees 1974, EF to UNC. Europe Ecu coinage England/Scotland/Wales/Northern Ireland Fantasy 25 Ecus 1992 (4) one example from each country UNC. Euro Coinage (95) 2 Euros to 1 Euro Cent 1999-2002 a wide range of issue includes Spain, Portugal, Netherlands, Ireland, Luxembourg and more, Greece European Union Set 2002 (8 coins) with dual denominations in Euros and Drachma/Lepta cased UNC, and a small group of World items (8) in mixed grades, Medallic issue mostly modern (8) in base metal, in mixed grades, Spain (12) 50 Pesetas to One Peseta (12) 1957-1989 in mixed circulated grades, India Banknotes 50 Rupees to One Rupee (394 Rupees face) in mixed grades £200 - £300
1699 Five Pounds (36), Two Pounds (24), commemoratives in base metal generally Unc or near so and includes 1990 QM Birthday (6) in the white presentation cards £200 - £260
1700 Florin 1874 Die Number 60 VG, Shilling 1825 Lion on Crown Fair, Sixpences cupro-Nickel issues (15) 1947-1951 (14) and 1963 in mixed grades, Silver Threepences (400) includes many Victorian issues and pre 1920 issues, in mixed grades, South Africa Silver Threepence 1937 VG, Brass Threepence 1954 Fine, Proof Set Blue Set 1994 nFDC, Plastic Sets 1953 (2) UNC, Five Pound Crown 1997 Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip Golden Wedding UNC, Two Pounds (15) 1986 Commonwealth Games (7), 1989 Bill of Rights (4), 1995 Peace Dove (4) EF to UNC, Britain's First Decimal Coins 1968/71 UNC in the blue wallet of issue, Crowns (19) 1951 (1), 1953 (2), 1965 (2), 1972 (2), 1977 (4), 1980 (4), 1981 (4) A/UNC to UNC some in slide cases £150 - £300
1701 Florin 1898 AU/UNC and colourfully toned with a scratch on the obverse, Shilling 1884 VF, Sixpences (3) 1866 Die Number 34 A/UNC once cleaned, now retoned, 1871 Die Number 13 EF, 1887 Jubilee Head Withdrawn type R over I in VICTORIA GVF and nicely toned, Groat 1838 EF toned £75 - £150
1702 Florin 1932 Fine, Shilling 1927 Second Reverse Toned UNC, Twopence 1797 Fine with some edge knocks, Pennies (3) 1858 Small Date with W.W. NEF/GVF, 1890 EF with dark tone, 1919 Lustrous UNC £40 - £80
1703 Florins (11) 1849 VG, 1883 GF with pin-mount on the reverse, 1905 VG, 1906 Fine, 1914 (2) NEF/GVF toned, and NEF, 1915 GVF, 1923 (2) NEF/EF and GVF, 1945 VF, 1967 GEF, Halfcrowns (13) 1909 Good Fine, 1913 Fine, 1915 (2) both VF, 1919 GVF, 1936 EF, 1939 NEF, 1945 (3) GEF and NEF (2), 1962 NEF, 1965 (2) both EF £100 - £120
1704 Florins (6) 1849 NVF/VF, 1853 No Stop after date GF/NVF, 1859 Stop after date NVF/VF with grey tone, 1866 Die Number 28 VF the reverse slightly better, 1868 Die Number 7, Fine or better/NVF, 1872 Die Number 39 Good Fine £120 - £180
1705 GB and World a varied group includes GB pre-1947 silver £22.75 face, GB pre-1920 silver £0.37 1/2 face, in mixed grades, Victoria Crowns (3) 1887, 1892, 1893LVI VG to Good Fine, Halfcrown 1887 Jubilee Head VF, Shilling 1826 VG, Twopence 1838 VG, Silver Threepences Victorian issues (7) includes 1876, VG to Fine, along with George III to George VI Brass Threepences, Pennies, Halfpennies and Farthings, also includes a few Decimal issues, in mixed grades, Part Plastic Set 1953 UNC (No Shillings) in the wallet of issue, Five Pound Crowns (7) 1990 (2), 1996, 1999 Millennium (2), 1999 Diana Memorial A/UNC to UNC, Crowns (55) 1951, 1953 (5), 1960 (5), 1965 (7), 1972 (9), 1977 (16), 1980 (5), 1981 (7) A/UNC to UNC, Crown 1977 Silver Proof, boxed with no certificate, Sierra Leone One Leone 1974 10th Anniversary of the Bank of Sierra Leone Silver Proofs (2) nFDC to FDC in the boxes of issue with certificates, Belgium 5 Francs 1876 Good Fine as part of a group of World mostly 20th Century issues many countries represented (68) includes some silver items, in mixed grades, Banknotes (2) One Pound Bradbury F/9 970523 VG and One Pound Somerset DW62 088963 Fine £500 - £800
1706 GB and World a wide ranging group includes medals and Tokens, Medieval Lead Tokens, mostly base metal types, in mixed grades, Sandhill albums of Pennies (2) 1876H to 1918 and 1919 to 1967 (no Provincial Mints or 1950, 1951 or 1953) in mixed circulated grades, and a group of aluminium National Transport Tokens (180) 50 Pence face value each UNC in mint sealed bags, and London Week, San Francisco tokens 1959 (4) A/UNC (lot, over 5 Kilos) £75 - £100
1707 GB and World includes pre-1947 silver issues (£13.37 1/2 face), Silver Threepences (43) includes many pre-1920, Australia Mint Sets (4) 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972 UNC in the red wallets of issue, Australia (3) Sixpence 1911, Penny 1915H, Halfpenny 1911, New Zealand mint sets (3) 1967 (2), 1970 UNC in the wallets of issue, New Zealand Dollar 1974 UNC, Canada Dollars (5) 1971 British Columbia (2), 1973 RCMP, 1974 Winnipeg, 1975 Calgary UNC and lustrous, some with toning, in the black cases of issue, Canada Mint Sets (6) 1967 (2), 1970 Manitoba, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975 UNC in the wallets of issue, Canada (10) Dollars (4) 1957, 1960, 1964 Charlottetown, 1967 Loon, 25 Cents 1956, Ten Cents 1966, Five Cents (2) 1962, 1964, One Cent (2) 1965, 1967, in mixed grades to A/UNC, USA Dollars (4) 1880S, 1890 O, 1921, 1922, Fine to NEF, Russia 2 Kopeks 1797 EM Fine, and further issues from Ireland, Jamaica, Mexico, Guernsey, Isle of Man with a few in silver, also a group of modern cupro-nickel World Crowns and GB Cupro-Nickel Currency issues in mixed grades, Cupro-Nickel Halfcrowns (107) 1947-1967 in bags by date, Cupro-Nickel Sixpences 1947-1967 in bags by date, in mixed circulated grades £450 - £750
1708 GB and World, GB a collection in two albums Victoria to Decimal, world in an album, along with others in a cigar box and slide cases (lot) £200 - £300
1709 Halfcrown 1930 ESC 779, Bull 3739 GVF and a key date, graded 45 by CGS £50 - £100
1710 Halfcrowns (10) 1713 Plain in angles VG the reverse better, 1821 Fine, 1826 Good Fine, 1834 VF, 1876 VF/GVF with grey tone, 1892 VF/NVF, 1899 NEF/EF and lustrous, 1927 First Reverse EF, 1933 UNC or near so and lustrous, 1934 NEF £220 - £320
1711 Halfcrowns (22) 1676, 1677, 1681, 1686 6 over 5 SECVNDO, 1689 Second Shield, Caul Only frosted, 1696 , 1703 VIGO, 1707E, 1709, 1712 UNDECIMO Roses and Plumes, 1816, 1817 Small Head, 1818, 1819, 1820 George III, 1820 George IV, 1821, 1823 Second Reverse, 1825, 1826, 1828, 1829 Fair to Fine £300 - £500
1712 Halfcrowns (4) 1887 Jubilee Head ESC 719, Bull 2771 GEF toned, 1894 ESC 728, Bull 2780, Davies 665 dies 2B GEF/AU, 1899 ESC 733, Bull 2785 UNC/AU toned, 1900 ESC 734, Bull 2786 GEF and lustrous £80 - £120
1713 Halfcrowns (5) 1877, 1887 Young Head, the reverse with traces of old gilding, 1890, 1897, 1901 NVF to EF £75 - £150
1714 Halfcrowns (55) 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916 (2), 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1926 Modified Effigy, 1927 First Reverse, 1928, 1929, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946 (2), 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952 Fantasy issue, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967 (3) VF to UNC includes many useful pieces including lustrous silver issues, includes 4 Whitman-style folders £300 - £600
1715 Halfcrowns (7) 1891, 1896, 1904, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1910 Fine to VF £100 - £150

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