Important British and World Coinsxx (30 September 2009)

Date of Auction: 30th September 2009

Sold for £150

Estimate: £100 - £150

Alexander III (1249-1286), First coinage, Sterling, type III, Roxburgh, Adam, adam on ro[kesb], 1.29g/3h (SCBI 35, 129-30; B 30, fig. 136, same dies; S 5043). Reverse slightly off-centre, otherwise good fine or better £100-150

Footnote

Provenance: Colchester (Essex) Hoard 1969; Sotheby Auction, 24 March 1971, lot 165 (part); bt Seaby October 1975