Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (24 & 25 April 2019) - Auction Report

Gross Total: £620,230 (£744,276 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots: 1,623
Exchange rate of the GB pound: US $1.29 and €1.15

Principal Lots
Lot no.
956-1062. The ‘Merchant of the Islands’ Collection of Admiral Vernon Medals, £35,065 (£42,078)
1-81. English Coins from the Collection of the late Dr John Hulett (Part XI), £20,560 (£24,672)
82-141. A Collection of Maundy Sets, £18,230 (£21,876)
628. George V, Proof set, 1911, £16,000 (£19,200)
1142-1174. A Small Collection of Ancient Coins, the property of a Gentleman, £15,155 (£18,186)
318. Anne, Two Guineas, 1711, £14,000 (£16,800)
254. Charles I, Aberystwyth mint, Halfcrown, ex Frogmore, £13,000 (£15,600)
257. Charles I, Shrewsbury mint, Halfcrown, 1642, ex Frogmore, £10,000 (£12,000)
670. Anglo-Gallic, Edward III, Guyennois d’or, ex Fitts, £10,000 (£12,000)
1063-1079. Swedish Medals from the Collection formed by the late Sven Gahlin, £9,125 (£10,950)
629. George VI, Proof set, 1937, gold only, £8,500 (£10,200)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions:
30. The second coin is 1563/2 and is plugged
56. One coin in the lot, as described
237. S 2577
605. Date is 1995
726. First coin has been mounted
809. The shield with keys on a diagonal band are not the arms of Evreux
881. 6 tokens in the lot, as described
910. The weight is 31.32g
1108. Two with 3 trays, one with 2 trays, one with 1 tray
1503. The coin is not a Proof
1601. Date is 1759, Ahlström 168

Withdrawn Lots
The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
112, 236, 432, 558, 594, 647, 1272, 1534 and 1596