British, Italian and World Coins, Commemorative Medals, Numismatic Books (16 & 17 June 2010)

Date of Auction: 16th & 17th June 2010

Sold for £3,200

Estimate: £500 - £700

Scottish Rebellion, 1639, a silver-gilt medal by T. Simon, King on horseback left, trampling arms, no date, rev. hand issuing from clouds holding cord linking a rose and a thistle, 31mm, 7.89g (MI I, 282/91; E 134b). Attractive original gilding, good very fine, rare £500-700


Provenance: O.F. Parsons Collection, Spink Auction 34, 14-15 March 1984, lot 587 [from Spink November 1945].