Florin 1887 Jubilee Head ProofESC 869Davies 811A Obverse 3 Reverse A, the Obverse with I of DEI pointing directly to a bead, the JEB having a large capital J, UNC and attractively toned with minor cabinet friction
Florin 1887 Jubilee Head Proof Davies dies 4A, unlisted by ESC, a recent discovery, the obverse with a slightly smaller bust, and with I.E.B on the truncation, a small vertical indentation or groove runs up from the truncation just to the left of the imperial insignia, an example was offered previously in the Peter Davies collection London Coins Auction A124 28/2/2009 (Lot 1199) described as Prooflike EF, this a superior piece, UNC nicely toned, and retaining much lustre, the bust fully frosted and thus confirming the discovery coin
Florin 1887 Davies 811B dies 4A, unlisted by ESC, a recent discovery, the obverse with a slightly smaller bust, and with I.E.B on the truncation, a small vertical indentation or groove runs up from the truncation just to the left of the imperial insignia, a currency example, previously only seen by this cataloguer on Proof examples, NVF/VF and most unusual
Double Florin 1887 Roman 1 ProofESC 394A nFDC toned with some light contact marks. Much scarcer than the Arabic 1 Proof, our records indicate that since 2003 we have offered 9 Arabic 1 Proofs and this is only the second Roman 1 Proof we have offered in that time
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