British Coins (26 September 2011) - Auction Report


Gross Total £1,265,185 (£1,518,222 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots 910
Exchange rate of the GB pound US $1.55 and €1.15

Principal Lots
Lot no.

1001-1039 The 'Charles' Collection of Anglo-Saxon and Norman Coins, £161,660 (£193,992)
1588 Mary, Ryal, 1553, ex Carter, £155,000 (£186,000)
1355-1542 The Collection of Sixpences formed by the late Alfred Bole, £137,390 (£164,868)
1605 Charles I, Oxford mint, Triple Unite, 1644, from an old British collection, £140,000 (£168,000)
1604 Charles I, Oxford mint, Triple Unite, 1644, ex Wigan, Halliburton Young, Bieber, Clarke, Thompson-Yates, Ryan, Basmadjieff and Brooker, £125,000 (£150,000)
1040-1354 The Collection of Medieval Coins formed by the late Jim Sazama (Part I), £89,915 (£107,898)
1753 Victoria, Proof set, 1839, £60,000 (£72,000)
1774-1879 The Collection of Irish Coins formed by the late Adolf Ganter, £43,705 (£52,446)
1012 Edward the Elder, Penny, Minster type, ex Marsham, Richardson, Crompton-Roberts, Drabble, Ryan and Hanham, £25,000 (£30,000)
1642 George II, Five Guineas, 1753, £22,000 (£26,400)
1603 Charles I, Briot's First Milled issue, Unite, £20,000 (£24,000)

Saleroom Notices
The following was an amendment to the catalogue descriptions
Lot no.
1695 The reference is BMC 1053 [R 42]

The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
1130 and 1201