Coins, Tokens, Historical Medals and Antiquities (2 & 3 June 2021) - Auction Report

Gross Total: £316,965 (£393,037 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots: 942
Sell-through rate: 92.5%
Exchange rate of the GB pound: US $1.41 and €1.16

Principal Lots
Lot no.
589-696. The Collection of 19th Century Tokens formed by John Akins (Part I), £23,180 (£28,743)
186. George VI, Proof set, 1937, in gold, £10,000 (£12,400)
455. India, Mysore, Tipu Sultan, Half-Rupee, Khurshed-Sawad mint, AM 1218, £10,000 (£12,400)
847. Nero and Agrippina II, Aureus, Rome, 55 AD, £10,000 (£12,400)
14. Mercia, Cynethryth, Light coinage, Penny, £7,000 (£8,680)
378. China, Empire, Chihli, Dollar, year 24, £6,500 (£8,060)
763. The 56 medals awarded to Frank Meadow Sutcliffe, 1874-97, £6,500 (£8,060)
189. Elizabeth II, Proof Five Pounds, 1997, in gold, £5,000 (£6,200)
33. Harold II, Penny, Pax type, London, £3,800 (£4,712)
48. Henry IV, Light coinage, Noble, £3,800 (£4,712)
201. Scotland, Robert the Bruce, Farthing, £3,800 (£4,712)
120. George II, Crown, 1741, £3,600 (£4,464)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions:
18. The reference is S 1138
700. Same dies as DNW Auction 57, lot 935

Withdrawn Lots
The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
386, 396, 412, 497, 565, 566, 583 and 856