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London Coins Auction 173
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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Sovereign 1839 Proof : English Coins

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 169
English Coins 1839 Plain Edge S.3852, die axis inverted, Second I in BRITANNIARUM missing the top left serif and appears as a reversed 1. A/UNC with some hairlines and thin scratches, the obverse with frosted bust and retaining much mint lustre, weight 7.65 grammes. Many different weights have been recorded on the Proof Sovereigns of this year, on examples with either die axis alignment, and examples in and around this weight have been previously recorded. The 1839 Sovereigns are always desirable and keenly sought after on the rare occasions they are offered £5,200 London Coins : A169 : Lot 1858 : Sovereign 1839 Plain Edge Proof S.3852, die axis inverted, Second I in BRITANNIARUM missing the top ... London Coins : A169 : Lot 1858 : Sovereign 1839 Plain Edge Proof S.3852, die axis inverted, Second I in BRITANNIARUM missing the top ...

Auction 167
English Coins 1839 Marsh 23 nEF/GEF, the reverse prooflike and lustrous with small scuffs on a part of the shield, a rare date and still with much eye appeal
£3,600 London Coins : A167 : Lot 989 : Sovereign 1839 Marsh 23 nEF/GEF,  the reverse prooflike and lustrous with small scuffs on a part of ... London Coins : A167 : Lot 989 : Sovereign 1839 Marsh 23 nEF/GEF,  the reverse prooflike and lustrous with small scuffs on a part of ...

Auction 166
English Coins 1839 Plain edge , Die Axis inverted, second I in BRITANNIARUM a reversed 1, S.3852 some hairlines in the fields otherwise UNC and retaining much original mint lustre and brilliance £6,500 London Coins : A166 : Lot 2087 : Sovereign 1839 Plain edge Proof, Die Axis inverted, second I in BRITANNIARUM a reversed 1, S.3852 so... London Coins : A166 : Lot 2087 : Sovereign 1839 Plain edge Proof, Die Axis inverted, second I in BRITANNIARUM a reversed 1, S.3852 so...

Auction 165
English Coins 1839 Plain Edge , Die Axis upright, this being the type originally in the 1839 Proof sets. S.3852, Wilson and Rasmussen 302, 7.69 grammes, UNC with some minor scuffs and hairlines and small rim nicks, nevertheless retaining much mint brilliance and eye appeal, an extremely rare issue and seldom offered, indeed we note we not offered this type since 2004. Many different weights have been recorded on this type, ranging from 7.69 grammes to 7.89 grammes £9,250 London Coins : A165 : Lot 2947 : Sovereign 1839 Plain Edge Proof, Die Axis upright, this being the type originally in the 1839 Proof ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 2947 : Sovereign 1839 Plain Edge Proof, Die Axis upright, this being the type originally in the 1839 Proof ...

Auction 164
English Coins 1839 die axis inverted S.3859 in an LCGS holder and graded 80
£5,500 London Coins : A164 : Lot 1051 : Half Sovereign 1839 Proof die axis inverted S.3859 in an LCGS holder and graded 80 London Coins : A164 : Lot 1051 : Half Sovereign 1839 Proof die axis inverted S.3859 in an LCGS holder and graded 80

Auction 161
English Coins 1839 Plain edge , die axis upright S.3859 nFDC with some hairlines, the reverse with three small spots above the second A in BRITANNIARUM, retaining much original mint brilliance, Very Rare, this only the second we have offered in 15 years
£4,400 London Coins : A161 : Lot 1626 : Half Sovereign 1839 Plain edge Proof, die axis upright S.3859 nFDC with some hairlines, the reverse ... London Coins : A161 : Lot 1626 : Half Sovereign 1839 Plain edge Proof, die axis upright S.3859 nFDC with some hairlines, the reverse ...

Auction 156
English Coins 1839 Plain edge , die axis upright S.3859 nFDC with a small scuff to the right of the shield, retaining almost full mint brilliance
£3,200 London Coins : A156 : Lot 2130 : Half Sovereign 1839 Plain edge Proof, die axis upright S.3859 nFDC with a small scuff to the right o... London Coins : A156 : Lot 2130 : Half Sovereign 1839 Plain edge Proof, die axis upright S.3859 nFDC with a small scuff to the right o...

Auction 135
English Coins 1839 Plain Edge die axis inverted S.3859 nFDC with some minor contact marks
£2,100 London Coins : A135 : Lot 1667 : Half Sovereign 1839 Plain Edge Proof die axis inverted S.3859 nFDC with some minor contact marks London Coins : A135 : Lot 1667 : Half Sovereign 1839 Plain Edge Proof die axis inverted S.3859 nFDC with some minor contact marks

Auction 104
English Coins 1839 Plain Edge some light contact marks obverse otherwise nFDC, die axis coin alignment £1,900

Auction 104
English Coins 1839 plain edge nFDC die axis coin alignment, dark perhaps removable toning spot obverse field, rare
£1,000

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