Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (1 & 2 December 2020) - Auction Report

Gross Total: £547,375 (£678,745 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots: 1,501
Sell-through rate: 97.4%
Exchange rate of the GB pound: US $1.34 and €1.12

Principal Lots
Lot no.
1310-1364. A Collection of British Historical Medals, the property of a Gentleman, £82,490 (£102,288)
1-87. English Coins from the Collection of the late Dr John Hulett (Part XX: Final), £44,395 (£55,050)
996-1110. The Collection of 17th Century Tokens formed by the late Robert Thompson (Part I), £24,225 (£30,039)
1111-1189. Sussex Tokens, Tickets and Medals from the Collection formed by the late Ron Kerridge, £14,465 (£17,937)
1373-1414. A Collection of Medals and Coins of Edward VIII, £11,630 (£14,421)
82. Charles I, Worcester mint, Shilling, £11,000 (£13,640)
1311. Defeat of the Spanish Armada, 1588, a silver medal by G. van Bijlaer, £9,000 (£11,160)
1329. William and Mary, Coronation, 1689, a silver medal by J. Smeltzing, £8,500 (£10,540)
151. Charles II, First issue Shilling, ex Readhead and Hopkins, £7,500 (£9,300)
1322. Peace of Westminster, 1654, a silver medal by S. Dadler, £4,800 (£5,952)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions:
11. The surfaces have been filled. Estimate revised: £50-70
390. 5 coins in the lot, as described
815.
Provenance: R.G.P. Kerridge Collection
967.
Provenance: R.G.P. Kerridge Collection
974.
Provenance: R.G.P. Kerridge Collection
980.
Provenance: R.G.P. Kerridge Collection
1139. The reference is N 2272
1140. The first reference should be N 2272
1194. The eighth token is from Wadburst, E. Sussex (Oddie, TCSB March 2010, pp.364-7)
1253. These tokens date to the time of the Napoleonic Wars and relate to the Napoleonic PoW camp at Boughton Monchelsea

Withdrawn Lots
The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
299, 509, 720, 784, 799, 834 and 1366