Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (15 - 18 September 2015) - Auction Report

Gross Total £1,777,555 (£2,133,066 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots 2,362
Exchange rate of the GB pound US $1.55 and €1.37

Principal Lots
Lot no.

840 George III, Pattern Five Pounds, 1820, £200,000 (£240,000)
282-333 Irish Silver Coins and Tokens, 1649-1813, from the Collection of the late Harrington Manville, £183,810 (£220,572)
1-194 Scottish Silver Coins and Tokens, 1664-1807, from the Collection of the late Harrington Manville, £148,695 (£178,434)
254-281 The Theo Bullmore Collection of Irish Coins of the Great Rebellion, 1642-1649, £140,750 (£168,900)
275 Ireland, Charles I, Ormonde Money, Pistole, ex Kroisos, £65,000 (£78,000)
412-623 The Paul Cattermole Collection of Sixpences (Part I), £49,305 (£59,166)
1 Scotland, Charles II, 4 Merks, 1664, ex Bridgewater House and van Roekel, £26,000 (£31,200)
1074 Victoria, Proof set, 1887, £26,000 (£31,200)
1077 Victoria, Proof set, 1893, £26,000 (£31,200)
279 Ireland, Charles I, Confederate Catholics, Rebel Money, Halfcrown, ex Rashleigh, Brand and Brady, £16,000 (£19,200)
1852 South Africa, Paul Kruger, Pond, 1898, with '99' overstamp, £15,000 (£18,000)
859 William IV, Proof Crown, 1831, £14,000 (£16,800)
1916 South Africa, George V, Proof set, 1931, £14,000 (£16,800)
285 Ireland, Charles II, St Patrick's coinage, Farthing in silver, nimbus around head of St Patrick, ex Caldecott, Ellsworth and Garrett, £13,000 (£15,600)
278 Ireland, Charles I, Confederate Catholics, Rebel Money, Crown, ex Bergne, Addington, Montagu, Murdoch, Barron, Lockett and Brady, £11,000 (£13,200)
293 Ireland, James II, Gunmoney coinage, Proof Halfcrown, 1690 April, in silver, £11,000 (£13,200)
935 George V, Sovereign, 1917, £10,000 (£12,000)
1080 George V, Proof set, 1911, £10,000 (£12,000)
310 Ireland, William and Mary, Proof Halfpenny, 1693, in silver, £9,500 (£11,400)
256 Ireland, Charles I, Inchiquin Money, Halfcrown, £9,000 (£10,800)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions
918 Slabbed in NGC holder, graded MS 63
1235 Varied state, one ex mount
1263 The first coin is dated 1842
1304 The first coin is dated 1904
1347 The second coin is dated 1855/3
1370 The coins of 1886 are dated 1885
1469 There are 50 coins in the lot, not 45
1527 There are 5 pieces in the lot, as described
1590 The first medal is named 'No. 260 Patrick Leonard, Esq.'; the provenance should be disregarded
1852 Slabbed in NGC holder, graded XF 45
1905 Illustrated in the printed catalogue as Lot 1909
1910 The coin has traces of mounting at 12 o'clock
1912 There are 4 pieces in the lot, as described
1975 The first coin is dated 1887S
2283 The slab grade is PF 63 Cameo
2316 This is a coin of Cuba
2369 The denomination is 1,000 Shillings

The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
1438, 1978, 1987, 2058, 2065, 2093, 2322 and 2326