Irish, British, South African and World Coins (12 March 2008)

Date of Auction: 12th March 2008

Sold for £3,500

Estimate: £5,000 - £6,000

Eire (1937- ), Proof set, 1950, comprising Sixpence, 4.53g/12h; Threepence, 3.22g/12h; Penny, 9.48g/12h (S 6641-3; DF 767, 793, 811) [3]. Brilliant, of the highest rarity; believed to be the only such set to have appeared at auction (£5,000-6,000)