British and World Coins (21 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 21st June 2011

Sold for £150

Estimate: £100 - £150

Charles I, Third coinage, Briot’s issue/Falconer’s first issue mule, Six Shillings, b below bust, f above crown, 2.81g/7h (Murray –; B –, SCBI 35, –; S 5570). Striking split at 2 o’clock, otherwise good fine, very rare £100-150

Footnote

Provenance: A. Bole Collection

This specimen is a mule of Murray’s Briot type ii with a Falconer reverse die of var. 1 or 2. Murray p.138 does not list the exact combination