British Coins (16 & 17 September 2014)

Date of Auction: 16th & 17th September 2014

Sold for £3,200

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Henry VIII (1509-1547), Third coinage, Half-Sovereign, Southwark, mm. S, King without sceptre, Lombardic e below shield, mixed lettering, trefoil stops, 6.07g/6h (cf. SCBI Schneider 621; N 1828; S 2297). Lightly creased, otherwise very fine with a clear portrait, scarce £2,500-3,000

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Provenance: Found in West Dorset 2013