Books (3) Standard Catalogue of World Gold Coins 5th edition, a Krause Publication, Krause World Coins 2005 edition, 1901-present (32nd Edition), The Sovereign a History and Price Guide by Bonhams, all in good second hand condition, along with coin boxes similar in style to Westminster boxes (2) and a Lighthouse 10x magnifier
Engraved Victoria Jubilee Head Crown with L.M. monogram Fine, gilded and ex-pin mount, Penny 1889 the fields cut away and a part of the shield drilled, to leave Britannia and reverse legend and date outline Fine unusual
Horse Racing pass or advertising token NEW BETTING ROOMS DONCASTER 1800 by Halliday two racing horses with jockeys, betting room building reverse, silver large and eye catching 35 mm diameter Fine and scarce
Mint Error - Mis-StrikeSixpence 1817 Obverse Brockage Fine with a raised lip on the rim, very unusual to see brockages in this series, along with Mis-Strike Shilling 1820 the reverse with a large flake of the upper metal missing from the top of the design NVG
Mint Error - Mis-Strikes Decimal Five Pences (3) 2000 struck off-centre with around 1.75mm blank flan and a raised lip and plain edge, weighs 3.19 grammes GEF, 2001 on a thin flan weighing just 2.26 grammes very weakly struck with a worn edge, About Fine with very little milling visible, 2001 struck off-centre with around 1mm blank flan, weight 3.22 grammes, plain edge VF
Mint Errors - Mis-Strikes (2) Halfcrowns 1940 and 1944 both with uneven milling causing a small raised lip and doubling to the edge beading, along with a 'double headed' DecimalTen Pence 1968/1969 however close examination shows the 1968 side dropped into a hollowed out 1969 coin, all around Fine
Mint Errors - Mis-Strikes, one an ancient Greek issue, includes Blank flans, damaged flans, laminations along with Ex-Mount items a couple in silver, 1821 Crown VG, and some copies (23) in mixed grades
Toy Money (133) in album pages many in high grade and with attributions, along with Toy Money an 8-piece set in a 'Windsor Castle' tin these depicting Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and 6 pieces one each depicting their children EF to UNC
Victoria (2) GothicFlorin 1886 with the design in the reverse angles cut away GF ex-brooch mount, Halfcrown Young Head Reverse with the shield and field cut away and replaced with a tasteful ML monogram, Fine, ex-pin mount
Engraved & stamped coins/discs W.Davies on George III Halfpenny, silver disc "Presented to Mr Henry Walkelin Inland Revenue by a few friends as a mark of respect on his retiring from the service along with a silver snuff box Prestonpans May 1870. Brazil 400 Reis stamped "H.M.S.Ajax Battle of the Plate". Shrapnel from Graf Spre Dec. 13 1939. VF. (3).
Hand Crafted SovereignCollection Boxes (2) one with George and the Dragon Sovereign reverse design the other with Sovereign Shield reverse design both containing one velvet tray with Sovereign sized inserts for 35 coins quality hard wood manufacture and a sophisticated way to house a Sovereign collection, we are told made in Germany with an original purchases price of £200, and offered here without reserve
Horse Racing - Eclipse 1764 - 1789, An engraved Piece of Eight 1779 engraved LOVE THE GIVER in the fields, Reverse engraving depicting the outstanding racehorse 'Eclipse' (1 April 1764-26 Feb 1789) the racehorse was undefeated in 18 races 1769-1170 including 11 King's plates, and sired 344 later winners
Mint Error - Mis-Strikes Halfpenny George III Obverse and Reverse blank except for a rectangular countermark bearing the bust of George III, Near Fine, unusual, DecimalOne Pound with DECUS edge (not milled) and obverse and reverse blank, Fine, Penny 1967 struck on a thin flan weighing 5.7 grammes NVF with a regular issue (weighing 9.53 grammes) EF
Sovereign 1861, die 29, contemporary gold plated platinum forgery with large X scratched through portrait, two test cuts to rim and gold plating weak in places, otherwise VF. Four examples known with die number 29, rare,
The Royal Arms a set of 12 silver shield shaped ingots depicting the different Royal Arms as used from Richard I to the present day, each weighing around 48 grammes, Proof FDC boxed as issued with certificates
The Standard Catalogue of the Provincial Banknotes of England and Wales by R.Outing as part of a group of Books (11) all Banknote-related titles, also GB and World Banknotes set into paperweights (5) and Bank of England badges (11) these in base metal
Weighing Scale with set of 5 weights, tweezers and stand (Made in India) cased, along with a mixed selection of 17th and 18th Century coin and apothecaries weights (32), and an additional set of 8 weights in a wooden box, varied state
GB and World Silver Coins on a heavy silver bracelet (total weight over 145 grammes) Crown-size to Hammered Silver Pennies, USA Dollar in a ring mount on a silver chain, Roman Silver a modern copy in a ring mount presumed silver,
Great Seals of the Realm, an impressive six piece collection of medallic 5 ounce pure silver issues depicting the Royal seals of Victoria, Edward VII, George V (2), George VI and Elizabeth II superb engraving well presented with detailed historical documentation Unc and cased as issued (small sticky label on the lid)
A silver Bracelet with 20 silver coins mounted on it, a variety of issues from Hammered Groats to Victorian Double Florin, varied state. USA Dollar 1891 Fine mounted on a silver chain. A Large Replica Roman coin in a silver mount, plus a Ladies Omega watch in 18 carat White Gold
Auction Catalogues (3) The Sid and Alicia Belzberg Collection of Canadian Coinage Heritage 2003 good condition, The S.S.Brither Jonathan Treasure Coins Bowers and Merena 1999 Good condition, The Edwards Metcalf and Buddy Ebsen Collections Superior Galleries 1987, good condition
Auction Catalogues (5) Bernhard B.Brekke Coinage of Imperial Russia Parts 1, 2 and 3, 1993-1994, The Dragon Collection of Chinese and Hong Kong Coins 1996, The Irving Goodman Collection (2 catalogues) 1991 and 1995 Russian and Asian Coinage respectively good condition
Auction Catalogues (6) Famous American Collections, John Ford Part XIII, John Roper Colonial and Early American Coins, Eliasberg Collection 1996, Anderson Dupont Collection 1954, The Richard Picker Collection 1984, The Herman Halpern Collection 1988, The John Walter Collection Coins of 1796, Stacks 1999, all in good condition
Auction Catalogues (6) The Norweb Collection of Early American and US Coins (Parts 1-3) 1987-1988 Good Condition, The Norweb Collection of Canadian Coins and Banknotes with other foreign coins 1985, The Norweb Collection of Mexican and Central American Coins 1985, The Norweb Collection of Mexican and South American Coins 1985 all in good condition
Auction Catalogues (7) The Leonidas C.Hermes Collection of Russian Coins and Commemorative Medals 1997 Baldwins, good condition, The Conte Collection of Viking and Irish Coins 1997, The Ton Eijkelenkamp Collection of Coins of the Dutch South East Asian Territories 2001, Sir John Wheeler Collection of East India Company and British Imperial India Coins 2000, The Ken Wiggins Collection of Coins of the Indian Princely States and East India Companies 2001, all in good condition
Books (5) Annals of the British Coinage and its Dependencies by Ruding 1819 Leather bound with plates, Kenyon's Gold Coins of England 1884, A Guide to English Pattern Coins by Rev.G.F.Crowther 1886, Henfrey's Guide to English Coins 1870, A Treatise on the Coins of the Realm by Charles Earl of Liverpool 1805 all in fair to good condition
Books (5) The Coinage of England by Charles Oman 1931, Scottish Coins by Adam Richardson (Reprint), The Royal Mint Museum - Catalogue of Dies, Medals and Seals 1910, plus Pattern Broads of Charles II by Carter and Silver Plaques of Charles I as Prince by Ladt Evans the last two in Hearn bindings, all in good condition
Books and Accessories Michael Gouby (3)Bronze Coinage 1860 - 69, Bronze Penny 1860 - 1970, Bronze Penny 1860 - 1901 Specialised Edition, Peck Copper Tin and Bronze 2nd Edition, Marsh Sovereign and Half Sovereign, Linecar Coin Designs, The Sovereign, The Soho Mint, Retrographic Grading British Coins and Collectors Coins 2008, Coin Yearbooks 2005/07/08/10/14, Porter The English Crown, Collectors Coins 1991, Spink Coins of England (8) 2007 - 2014 complete Freeman 2006 Edition, Rayner ESC, Zoom Digital Microscope, Electronic Pocket Scales and Spink Jigsaws (3) all very good second hand
Coin Weights (2) Charles I undated Obverse Crowned bust CAROLVS REX, Reverse smoothed, weight 8.35 grammes VF, William III undated Obverse Bust right GVLIELMVS . III. DEI GRA : REX Reverse Crown over Sceptres 1 GUINEA W weight 8.29 grammes Good Fine
Edward VIII a 7-piece set comprising Portrait Medal 44mm diameter in silver Obverse full face portrait EDWARD VIII - 1936 Reverse Coat of arms within Order of the garter ER on either side UNC lightly toned, Coronation medal 1937 in bronze EF, Straits Settlements Crown 1936 Lobel Fantasy series X#M1a UNC, Australia Crown 1936 Lobel Fantasy series X#M3 UNC, Great Britain Crown 1936 Lobel Fantasy series X#M5 UNC, Double Florins (2) 1936 'Golder' Bust in copper Lustrous UNC, 1936 'Golder' bust in golden alloy Lustrous UNC, all in a wooden box from Purse and Catchpole (Regent Street Jewellers), also Edward, Prince of Wales visit to Argentina 1925 (3) the first Eimer 2000 in bronze Good Fine, others in base metal and loop mounted, 1925 Natal, reverse crown coat of arms, NATAL on ribbon below, in bronze VF, 1937 Coronation medals (4) these in base metal and mixed grades, British Empire Union 1928 in bronze Eimer 2010 VF holed at the top, along with Cap Badge National Defence Company with crowned Edward VIII monogram
Mint Errors Mis-Strikes (2) Italy 20 Centesimi 1913 struck around 20% off-centre with around 3.5mm of blank flan Fine, Denmark 1 Ore 1927 HCN Double struck on both sides with the underlying design rotated Fine, unusual
Mint Errors Mis-Strikes (32) 2 Euros both sides blank with '2 Euros' and stars on the edges (9), 2 Euros with both sides blank and '2' and stars on the edges (11), 1 Euro both sides blank and with plain edges (12) in mixed grades
Original Plasters (lot in 4 boxes), these are what the artists cut the designs on, from which hubs are made and then dies are cut. The impression is then put on a reducing machine and a die is then made from that hub. All the plasters are original, handmade and unique, includes Charles and Diana's Wedding, Kings and Queens of England, Crown pieces, Ecu and Euro pieces (4 boxes) Very Heavy over 75 Kilos and offered here without reserve
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