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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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Unite Charles I : Hammered Coins

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 156
Hammered Coins First Bust Group A Single arched S.2686 mintmark Lis Fine to VF with some weakness in parts
£1,000 London Coins : A156 : Lot 1829 : Unite Charles I First Bust Group A Single arched crown S.2686 mintmark Lis Fine to VF with some weak... London Coins : A156 : Lot 1829 : Unite Charles I First Bust Group A Single arched crown S.2686 mintmark Lis Fine to VF with some weak...

Auction 156
Hammered Coins Fourth Bust S.2619 mintmark Cinquefoil £750 London Coins : A156 : Lot 1830 : Unite Charles I Fourth Bust S.2619 mintmark Cinquefoil London Coins : A156 : Lot 1830 : Unite Charles I Fourth Bust S.2619 mintmark Cinquefoil

Auction 155
Hammered Coins 1643 (1625-1649) mint.  S2726. Rarer type with half-length crowned portrait of king in armour and scarf flying from shoulder.  Plume behind head. King has symbolic sword in one hand and olive branch in other. Mint mark Oxford plume above. Obverse legend reads: CAROLVS:  D: G:  MAGN:  BRIT:  FR:  ET:  HI:  REX   Reverse has declaration in 3 lines on ornate scroll. RELIG: PROT: LEG: ANGL: LIBER:  This is the King’s undertaking to uphold the Protestant religion, the laws of the kingdom, and the freedoms and privileges of Parliament.  Struck on a large full flan which is slightly irregular as is usual for this type.  EF the reverse better and virtually mint state, with some original lustre. Therefore a rarer type and in higher grade than the example which realised £56,000 in our last sale (lot 1719)
£57,000 London Coins : A155 : Lot 543 : Triple Unite 1643 Charles I (1625-1649) Oxford mint.  S2726. Rarer type with half-length crowne... London Coins : A155 : Lot 543 : Triple Unite 1643 Charles I (1625-1649) Oxford mint.  S2726. Rarer type with half-length crowne...

Auction 155
Hammered Coins Second Bust Group B S.2687 mintmark Castle, Fine or better the reverse with a slightly uneven strike in parts £1,400 London Coins : A155 : Lot 545 : Unite Charles I Second Bust Group B S.2687 mintmark Castle, Fine or better the reverse with a slight... London Coins : A155 : Lot 545 : Unite Charles I Second Bust Group B S.2687 mintmark Castle, Fine or better the reverse with a slight...

Auction 154
Hammered Coins 1643. mint. Mint mark plume with bands, on obverse only. S2727. North 2384 (Very Rare) Schneider 295. Obverse, ornate taller bust CAROLVS. D: G: MAGN: BRIT: FRAN: ET: HIB: REX. Reverse, ‘Declaration’ on continuous scroll RELIG: PROT: LEG: ANG LIBER: PAR (This is Charles promising to protect ‘the religion of the Protestants, the laws of , the liberty of Parliament’) with denomination numerals (III) above and date 1644 below. A tiny piece of excess metal is evident on the reverse above PROT. This is the same original flaw as seen on the Schneider specimen from the same dies. EF, An exceptional coin, fully round and well centred. All lettering and detail crisply struck. The Triple Unite was produced in the early years of the in the period 1642-1644 and it was the most spectacular coin issued during a reign known for its numismatic diversity. Charles I moved his base from London to Oxford in 1642, but Parliament had sred the support of the with its bankers and merchants. Nevertheless the king was determined to continue the production of and coinage and set up the Oxford mint in New Hall Inn, Oxford. The Triple Unite was in effect a large propaganda piece produced by the Royalists in their ongoing clash with the forces of Parliament, and was made in very small numbers over a 3 year period.
£56,000 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1719 : Triple Unite 1643. Oxford mint. Charles I  Mint mark plume with bands, on obverse only. S2727. North... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1719 : Triple Unite 1643. Oxford mint. Charles I  Mint mark plume with bands, on obverse only. S2727. North...

Auction 153
Hammered Coins Group B, Second Bust in ruff, armour and mantle, S.2687 mintmark Negro's head, better than Fine, creased £1,200 London Coins : A153 : Lot 2031 : Unite Charles I Group B, Second Bust in ruff, armour and mantle, S.2687 mintmark Negro's head, ... London Coins : A153 : Lot 2031 : Unite Charles I Group B, Second Bust in ruff, armour and mantle, S.2687 mintmark Negro's head, ...

Auction 153
Hammered Coins Second Bust Group B S.2687 mintmark Cross Calvary F/GF with some hairlines at the top of the reverse where the mintmark is almost absent, and a smoothed area correspondingly at the R of REGNA, viewing recommended £750 London Coins : A153 : Lot 2033 : Unite Charles I Second Bust Group B S.2687 mintmark Cross Calvary F/GF with some hairlines at the to... London Coins : A153 : Lot 2033 : Unite Charles I Second Bust Group B S.2687 mintmark Cross Calvary F/GF with some hairlines at the to...

Auction 152
Hammered Coins Second issue, with mark of value S.3304, N2754 mintmark on obverse only VF on a wavy flan
£5,500 London Coins : A152 : Lot 2063 : Unite Charles II Second issue, with mark of value S.3304, N2754 mintmark Crown on obverse only VF on... London Coins : A152 : Lot 2063 : Unite Charles II Second issue, with mark of value S.3304, N2754 mintmark Crown on obverse only VF on...

Auction 152
Hammered Coins Under King S2690 VF
£1,600 London Coins : A152 : Lot 2062 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Under King S2690 VF London Coins : A152 : Lot 2062 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Under King S2690 VF

Auction 150
Hammered Coins or et in 1628 by N.Briot 29mm diameter, Eimer 112, North 2676, Obverse the Royal Shield within collar and badge of the Order of the , crowned, all within the Garter CAROLVS D:G. ANG. SCO. FRAN. ET. HIB. REX. FIDEI. DEF. Reverse Crossed and Trident, d by a cord. REGIT. VNVS. VITROQUE Exergue. 1628, Fine/About Fine with some dark areas in the reverse legend
£140 London Coins : A150 : Lot 1801 : Shilling Charles I Pattern or Medalet in silver 1628 by N.Briot 29mm diameter, Eimer 112, North 2676... London Coins : A150 : Lot 1801 : Shilling Charles I Pattern or Medalet in silver 1628 by N.Briot 29mm diameter, Eimer 112, North 2676...

Auction 148
Hammered Coins Group B Second Bust, in ruff, armour and mantle S.2687 mintmark Castle GVF with a small area of weakness on the
£2,000 London Coins : A148 : Lot 1605 : Unite Charles I Group B Second Bust, in ruff, armour and mantle S.2687 mintmark Castle GVF with a sm... London Coins : A148 : Lot 1605 : Unite Charles I Group B Second Bust, in ruff, armour and mantle S.2687 mintmark Castle GVF with a sm...

Auction 148
Hammered Coins Group C Third Bust S.2690 mintmark Plume VG creased £650 London Coins : A148 : Lot 1606 : Unite Charles I Group C Third Bust S.2690 mintmark Plume VG creased London Coins : A148 : Lot 1606 : Unite Charles I Group C Third Bust S.2690 mintmark Plume VG creased

Auction 147
Hammered Coins Group A First Bust in Coronation robes S.2685 mintmark Lis Good Fine with signs of having been expertly removed from a mount leaving very little trace on the top edge £1,700 London Coins : A147 : Lot 1931 : Unite Charles I Group A First Bust in Coronation robes S.2685 mintmark Lis Good Fine with signs of h... London Coins : A147 : Lot 1931 : Unite Charles I Group A First Bust in Coronation robes S.2685 mintmark Lis Good Fine with signs of h...

Auction 147
Hammered Coins Group A, first bust in coronation robes, bust 1a with flatter single arched , S.2686 mintmark Lis VF
£1,500 London Coins : A147 : Lot 1932 : Unite Charles I Group A, first bust in coronation robes, bust 1a with flatter single arched crown, S... London Coins : A147 : Lot 1932 : Unite Charles I Group A, first bust in coronation robes, bust 1a with flatter single arched crown, S...

Auction 146
Hammered Coins Group D Fifth Bust S.2692 mintmark Anchor nearer EF than VF bold and pleasing on a generous flan £3,200 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2130 : Unite Charles I Group D Fifth Bust S.2692 mintmark Anchor nearer EF than VF bold and pleasing on a g... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2130 : Unite Charles I Group D Fifth Bust S.2692 mintmark Anchor nearer EF than VF bold and pleasing on a g...

Auction 146
Hammered Coins Group A, First Bust, in coronation robes S.2685 Mintmark Lis Good Fine, slabbed and graded CGS 30 £1,400 London Coins : A146 : Lot 2129 : Unite Charles I Group A, First Bust, in coronation robes S.2685 Mintmark Lis Good Fine, slabbed and ... London Coins : A146 : Lot 2129 : Unite Charles I Group A, First Bust, in coronation robes S.2685 Mintmark Lis Good Fine, slabbed and ...

Auction 144
Hammered Coins Elongated Bust S.2688 mintmark Plume Fine with some hairlines on the obverse, Ex- Coins Auction A138 1/9/2012 Lot 1865 realised £1287
£850 London Coins : A144 : Lot 1301 : Unite Charles I Elongated Bust S.2688 mintmark Plume Fine with some hairlines on the obverse, Ex-Lon... London Coins : A144 : Lot 1301 : Unite Charles I Elongated Bust S.2688 mintmark Plume Fine with some hairlines on the obverse, Ex-Lon...

Auction 143
Hammered Coins Second issue, with mark of value S.3304, mintmark on obverse only GEF/EF with some flan flaws, the edge with a couple of small edge flaws at the top of the obverse, the portrait especially most pleasing, Ex-Seaby (ANA) 1981
£10,500 London Coins : A143 : Lot 1547 : Unite Charles II Second issue, with mark of value S.3304, mintmark Crown on obverse only GEF/EF with... London Coins : A143 : Lot 1547 : Unite Charles II Second issue, with mark of value S.3304, mintmark Crown on obverse only GEF/EF with...

Auction 143
Hammered Coins Group B Second Bust S.2687 Mintmark Heart NVF £1,800 London Coins : A143 : Lot 1543 : Unite Charles I Group B Second Bust S.2687 Mintmark Heart NVF London Coins : A143 : Lot 1543 : Unite Charles I Group B Second Bust S.2687 Mintmark Heart NVF

Auction 143
Hammered Coins Second Bust Group B S.2687 mintmark Cross Calvary VF/GVF with some weak areas £1,700 London Coins : A143 : Lot 1544 : Unite Charles I Second Bust Group B S.2687 mintmark Cross Calvary VF/GVF with some weak areas London Coins : A143 : Lot 1544 : Unite Charles I Second Bust Group B S.2687 mintmark Cross Calvary VF/GVF with some weak areas

Auction 142
Hammered Coins 1642 tall narrow bust declaration in three lines North 2381, Coincraft C1TU-010, Spink 2724 pleasing VF/Good VF on a well rounded flan 26.96 gr. and good eye appeal with the of a rich deep hue, a few minor metal faults obverse as often with coins of this age and in our opinion certainly as pleasing a piece as was sold in our June 2013 sale (lot 1183 £45,000 hammer price) and from the same Clarendon sale Bonhams 2006 lot 1271
£36,000 London Coins : A142 : Lot 1934 : Triple Unite 1642 Charles I Oxford Mint tall narrow bust declaration in three lines North 2381, Coin... London Coins : A142 : Lot 1934 : Triple Unite 1642 Charles I Oxford Mint tall narrow bust declaration in three lines North 2381, Coin...

Auction 141
Hammered Coins 1643 bust without scarf mint mark plume S2727, North 2384 Ex Clarendon part 2 Bonhams 17th Oct 2006 lot 1274, Ex Spink sale 75 29th Mar 1990 lot 213, Ex J G Brooker 838, Ex R C Lockett 17th Oct 1961 lot 4533, Ex Sir K Vaughan - Sotheby 17th June 1935 lot 126 VF rare and desirable as the impressive provenance proves
£45,000 London Coins : A141 : Lot 1183 : Triple Unite 1643 Charles I Oxford Mint bust without scarf mint mark plume S2727, North 2384 Ex ... London Coins : A141 : Lot 1183 : Triple Unite 1643 Charles I Oxford Mint bust without scarf mint mark plume S2727, North 2384 Ex ...

Auction 141
Hammered Coins Group D Bust 4 variant with unjewelled and slight variation in the portrait S.2692 North 2153 Mintmark Bell NEF with a strong portrait
£2,200 London Coins : A141 : Lot 1186 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Group D Bust 4 variant with unjewelled crown and slight variation in the ... London Coins : A141 : Lot 1186 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Group D Bust 4 variant with unjewelled crown and slight variation in the ...

Auction 140
Hammered Coins Second Bust in ruff, Group B, Reverse square-topped shield, S.2687 mintmark Castle VF with a strong portrait and evenly struck, the reverse fields slightly uneven
£1,600 London Coins : A140 : Lot 1472 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Second Bust in ruff, Group B, Reverse square-topped shield, S... London Coins : A140 : Lot 1472 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Second Bust in ruff, Group B, Reverse square-topped shield, S...

Auction 139
Hammered Coins Group D Fifth Bust S.2692 mintmark Bell nearer EF than VF bold and pleasing on a generous flan with a some weaker areas as usual £1,950 London Coins : A139 : Lot 1619 : Unite Charles I Group D Fifth Bust S.2692 mintmark Bell nearer EF than VF bold and pleasing on a gen... London Coins : A139 : Lot 1619 : Unite Charles I Group D Fifth Bust S.2692 mintmark Bell nearer EF than VF bold and pleasing on a gen...

Auction 139
Hammered Coins Under King more elongated bust mint mark plume S2688 VF on a pleasing well rounded flan a scrape across the shield reverse and some light metal faults and scuffs obverse
£1,200 London Coins : A139 : Lot 1621 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Under King more elongated bust mint mark plume S2688 VF on a pleasing wel... London Coins : A139 : Lot 1621 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Under King more elongated bust mint mark plume S2688 VF on a pleasing wel...

Auction 139
Hammered Coins Group B more elongated bust divides legend S.2688 mintmark Heart approaching VF lightly double struck in parts with a flan crack at the top of the reverse through the C of CAROLVS £1,100 London Coins : A139 : Lot 1618 : Unite Charles I Group B more elongated bust divides legend S.2688 mintmark Heart approaching VF ligh... London Coins : A139 : Lot 1618 : Unite Charles I Group B more elongated bust divides legend S.2688 mintmark Heart approaching VF ligh...

Auction 138
Hammered Coins Elongated Bust S.2688 mintmark Plume Fine with some hairlines on the obverse £1,100 London Coins : A138 : Lot 1865 : Unite Charles I Elongated Bust S.2688 mintmark Plume Fine with some hairlines on the obverse London Coins : A138 : Lot 1865 : Unite Charles I Elongated Bust S.2688 mintmark Plume Fine with some hairlines on the obverse

Auction 136
Hammered Coins (1660-1662) Second issue mintmark S.3304 approaching VF with a few light old thin scratches on the obverse
£4,000 London Coins : A136 : Lot 1712 : Unite Charles II undated (1660-1662) Second issue mintmark Crown S.3304 approaching VF with a few li... London Coins : A136 : Lot 1712 : Unite Charles II undated (1660-1662) Second issue mintmark Crown S.3304 approaching VF with a few li...

Auction 134
Hammered Coins Group A Bust 1a with flatter single-arched , mintmark Lis S.2686 NVF/GF
£2,400 London Coins : A134 : Lot 1806 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Group A Bust 1a with flatter single-arched crown, mintmark Lis S.2686... London Coins : A134 : Lot 1806 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Group A Bust 1a with flatter single-arched crown, mintmark Lis S.2686...

Auction 134
Hammered Coins Second Issue with mark of value S3304 Fine reverse better and a rare issue and the first example we have offered
£1,300 London Coins : A134 : Lot 1808 : Unite Charles II Second Issue with mark of value S3304 Fine reverse better and a rare issue and the ... London Coins : A134 : Lot 1808 : Unite Charles II Second Issue with mark of value S3304 Fine reverse better and a rare issue and the ...

Auction 133
Hammered Coins Group A Bust 1A with flatter single-arched S.2686 mintmark Lis GVF with a couple of weak areas
£1,600 London Coins : A133 : Lot 215 : Unite Charles I Group A Bust 1A with flatter single-arched crown S.2686 mintmark Lis GVF with a coup... London Coins : A133 : Lot 215 : Unite Charles I Group A Bust 1A with flatter single-arched crown S.2686 mintmark Lis GVF with a coup...

Auction 133
Hammered Coins Group D Fourth Bust Large bust with jewelled , mintmark Portcullis S.2691 About VF with s light crease mark
£1,300 London Coins : A133 : Lot 216 : Unite Charles I Group D Fourth Bust Large bust with jewelled crown, mintmark Portcullis S.2691 A... London Coins : A133 : Lot 216 : Unite Charles I Group D Fourth Bust Large bust with jewelled crown, mintmark Portcullis S.2691 A...

Auction 131
Hammered Coins Group B second bust S.2688 Bust does not break legend, mintmark Castle VF with some weaker areas
£1,400 London Coins : A131 : Lot 1069 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Group B second bust S.2688 Bust does not break legend, mintmark Castl... London Coins : A131 : Lot 1069 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint Group B second bust S.2688 Bust does not break legend, mintmark Castl...

Auction 131
Hammered Coins Group D Large Bust with jewelled and falling lace collar mintmark Portcullis About VF with a light crease mark
£1,200 London Coins : A131 : Lot 1068 : Unite Charles I Group D Large Bust with jewelled crown and falling lace collar mintmark Portcullis A... London Coins : A131 : Lot 1068 : Unite Charles I Group D Large Bust with jewelled crown and falling lace collar mintmark Portcullis A...

Auction 131
Hammered Coins Group B a copy (as S.2687) mintmark castle weighing 9 grammes content unknown VF
£750 London Coins : A131 : Lot 1067 : Unite Charles I Group B a copy (as S.2687) mintmark castle weighing 9 grammes gold content unknown V... London Coins : A131 : Lot 1067 : Unite Charles I Group B a copy (as S.2687) mintmark castle weighing 9 grammes gold content unknown V...

Auction 129
Hammered Coins under the King First Bust type A S.2685 NVF with some slight weakness on the portrait
£1,200 London Coins : A129 : Lot 1119 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint under the King First Bust type A S.2685 NVF with some slight weakness on ... London Coins : A129 : Lot 1119 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint under the King First Bust type A S.2685 NVF with some slight weakness on ...

Auction 128
Hammered Coins under the King Group B Second Bust, mintmark Castle About VF with some areas of weak striking on the shield and correspondingly on the King's face
£1,100 London Coins : A128 : Lot 907 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint under the King Group B Second Bust, mintmark Castle About VF with som... London Coins : A128 : Lot 907 : Unite Charles I Tower Mint under the King Group B Second Bust, mintmark Castle About VF with som...

Auction 125
Hammered Coins S.2694 Group F Sixth 'Briot' Bust with stellate lace collar Reverse Oval Shield with C R at sides mintmark Triangle in circle F/VF with some weakness in parts of the legend £850 London Coins : A125 : Lot 775 : Unite Charles I S.2694 Group F Sixth 'Briot' Bust with stellate lace collar Reverse Oval Shield with... London Coins : A125 : Lot 775 : Unite Charles I S.2694 Group F Sixth 'Briot' Bust with stellate lace collar Reverse Oval Shield with...

Auction 123
Hammered Coins S2687 mm Anchor an exceptional example well stuck EF on a generous flan without problems
£2,000

Auction 123
Hammered Coins S2687 mm castle the flan wavy otherwise pleasing bold VF well struck on a generous flan
£1,000

Auction 122
Hammered Coins S.2865 North 2146 Group A First Bust mintmark Lis F/NVF £850 London Coins : A122 : Lot 1322 : Unite Charles I S.2865 North 2146 Group A First Bust mintmark Lis F/NVF London Coins : A122 : Lot 1322 : Unite Charles I S.2865 North 2146 Group A First Bust mintmark Lis F/NVF

Auction 121
Hammered Coins 1643 large bust without scarf mint mark plume S.2727, North 2384 VF/nVF with some minor weakness in the reverse central legends, scarce and desirable
£15,000 London Coins : A121 : Lot 194 : Triple Unite 1643 Charles I Oxford large bust without scarf mint mark plume S.2727, North 2384 VF/nV... London Coins : A121 : Lot 194 : Triple Unite 1643 Charles I Oxford large bust without scarf mint mark plume S.2727, North 2384 VF/nV...

Auction 121
Hammered Coins Briot's coinage 1631-1632 S.2719 mintmark flower and B/B Bright VF but neatly plugged and repaired above the bust £2,200

Auction 121
Hammered Coins S.2692 bust type 5 mintmark VF purchased at Sotheby's July 1915 comes with old collector's ticket
£1,700

Auction 111
Hammered Coins S.2690 mm Cross Calvary Second Bust, one or two weaker areas but overall approaching VF £650

Auction 110
Hammered Coins under King mint mark Lis S2688 sharp Good VF on a generous full flan with some evidence of smoothing around the shield reve
£850

Auction 107
Hammered Coins 1643 with declaration in three lines with the date below, well proportioned bust with longer olive branch and no scarf N
£14,750

Auction 107
Hammered Coins MM Bell. Fourth bust S2693A Rev 'Florennt' in Ex J. Brooker, Ex Lockett 17-10 - 61 Lot No: 4451 & Herman Selig. Spink au
£1,400

Auction 107
Hammered Coins under King mint mark Lis S2688 sharp Good VF on a generous full flan with some evidence of smoothing around the shield reve
£950

Auction 107
Hammered Coins Under King S2690 Good VF straight edge between 12 and 1 o'clock and ex Lockett
£950

Auction 105
Hammered Coins fourth bust mint mark Tun pleasant and well struck VF £850

Auction 105
Hammered Coins under King mm Castle SW2690A better than VF for wear with some die or striking faults particularly in the reverse shields
£750

Auction 103
Hammered Coins Second Bust mint mark castle nVF £700

Auction 102
Hammered Coins Half 1643 Declaration with Plumes S2742 VF scarce
£2,100

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