British Coins featuring the late Ron Hansen Collec... (18 September 2013) - Auction Report


Gross Total £679,295 (£815,154 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots 720
Exchange rate of the GB pound US $1.59 and €1.19

Principal Lots
Lot no.

1001-1157 The Collection of British Coins formed by the late Ronald Hansen, £170,045 (£204,054)
1364 Charles I, Oxford mint, Triple Unite, 1642, ex Bridgewater House, £82,000 (£98,400)
1158-1247 The late Jim Sazama Collection of Medieval Coins (Part IX), £18,510 (£22,212)
1545 Victoria, Pattern Crown, 1846, by W. Wyon, £19,000 (£22,800)
1248-1256 Patterns of Elizabeth I from the Collection of Walter Wilkinson, £17,970 (£21,564)
1017 Charles I, Oxford mint, Pound, 1643, £15,000 (£18,000)
1552 Victoria, Florin, 1863, £14,000 (£16,800)
1570 Victoria, Proof set, 1887, £12,000 (£14,400)
1115 William IV, Proof Crown, 1831, £11,000 (£13,200)
1446 Victoria, Sovereign, 1841, £10,000 (£12,000)
1022 Oliver Cromwell, Pattern Farthing by D. Ramage, ex Bridgewater House, £9,200 (£11,040)
1354 Elizabeth I, Sixth issue, Fine Sovereign, £9,000 (£10,800)
1356 James I, Second coinage, Rose Ryal, £9,000 (£10,800)
1416 George II, Proof Crown, 1746, £8,000 (£9,600)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions
1018 Sold as viewed
1335 The coin has a small perforation
1388 The coin is a Fourpence
1543 The date is 1844, ESC 280

The following lot was withdrawn before the auction:
1608