British Coins (12 & 13 June 2013) - Auction Report


Gross Total £746,135 (£895,362 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots 1195
Exchange rate of the GB pound US $1.56 and €1.17

Principal Lots
Lot no.

1-568 Milled Coins from the Andrew Scothern Collection, £309,735 (£371,682)
863-993 The Late Jim Sazama Collection of Medieval Coins (Part VIII), £31,355 (£37,626)
639 Victoria, Sovereign, 1841, £23,000 (£27,600)
570 Charles II, Five Guineas, 1668, £8,800 (£10,560)
271 Victoria, Proof Crown, 1839, £6,500 (£7,800)
638 Victoria, Sovereign, 1839, £6,000 (£7,200)
223 George IV, Proof Crown, 1826, £5,800 (£6,960)
251 William IV, Proof Crown, 1831, £5,500 (£6,600)
484 Edward VII, Halfcrown, 1905, £5,200 (£6,240)
573 Charles II, Proof Crown, 1663, ex Rees-Jones, £5,000 (£6,000)
805 Victoria, Half-Sovereign, 1850, £5,000 (£6,000)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions
1 The die flaw has been tooled
351 Illustrated as Lot 352
352 Illustrated as Lot 351
402 2 coins in the lot, as described
403 The first coin is die 114
605 The date is 1790, MCE 394
684 The reference is S 3852C
685 The reference is S 3852C
686 The reference is S 3852C
687 The reference is S 3852C
688 The reference is S 3852C
689 The reference is S 3852C
690 The reference is S 3852C
699 The E of REGINA is over a D

The following lot was withdrawn before the auction:
998