British and World Coins, Numismatic Books (9 December 2008)

Date of Auction: 9th December 2008

Sold for £2,100

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Second issue, Half-Pound, mm. cross-crosslet, bust 3C, 5.01g/1h (Brown/Comber G6; SCBI Schneider 738; N 1982; S 2520). Lightly creased, the obverse slightly double struck and with small dig on shield, otherwise about extremely fine (£2,500-3,000)

Footnote

Provenance:
Found near Gloucester