British and World Coins, Numismatic Books (16 March 2011)

Date of Auction: 16th March 2011

Sold for £3,500

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Oliver Cromwell, 1658, by an unknown artist working in the Low Countries, in silver [probably struck pre-1700], edge plain, 3.75g/12h (Lessen M41; ESC 1506; N p.175; S 3229). Extensive die flaws, particularly on reverse, otherwise about extremely fine and toned, very rare £1,200-1,500


Provenance: Mrs R. Henry Norweb Collection, Part II, Spink Auction 48, 13 November 1985, lot 433 [from Spink November 1963]