Coins and Historical Medals (9 February 2021) - Auction Report

Gross Total: £412,650 (£511,686 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots: 900
Sell-through rate: 98.0%
Exchange rate of the GB pound: US $1.37 and €1.13

Principal Lots

The entire Collection of Coins and Medals formed by the late Richard Plant, £163,625 (£202,895)

Lot no.
486-684. Ancient Coins from the Collection of the late Richard Plant, £65,385 (£81,077)
1-109. British Coins from the Collection of the late Richard Plant, £49,390 (£61,244)
197. Victoria, Proof set, 1887, £30,000 (£37,200)
787-861. A Collection of European Art Medals, £27,895 (£34,590)
118. Henry Murdac, Archbishop of York, Penny, York, found at Skelton 2019, £18,000 (£22,320)
183. Victoria, Proof Gothic Crown, 1847, £16,000 (£19,840)
200. George V, Proof set, 1911, £15,000 (£18,600)
685-716. Islamic Coins from the Collection of the late Richard Plant, £12,895 (£15,990)
201. George VI, Proof set, 1937, gold, £10,000 (£12,400)
263. Anglo-Gallic, Edward the Black Prince, Pavillon d’or, La Rochelle, ex Fitts, £10,000 (£12,400)
736-773. Irish Historical Medals from the Collection formed by the late Barry Woodside, £7,175 (£8,897)
199. Edward VII, Proof set, 1902, £7,000 (£8,680)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions:
4. The reference is ABC 1752
29. Coin is cracked
212. Coin is of James III

Withdrawn Lots
The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
None