Coins, Numismatic Books, Tokens and Historical Medals (21 & 24 March 2016)

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Date of Auction: 21st & 24th March 2016

Sold for £2,800

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Sixpence, mm. crown, plume before bust, rev. plume above oval scroll-garnished shield, 2.93g/11h (SCBI Brooker 789, same obv. die; N 2353; S 2910). Small flan split, otherwise about fine, reverse better, excessively rare


Not represented in the Lockett or Farquhar collections; one of only three or four specimens available to commerce. The Brooker specimen (ex Morrieson and Ryan) is now in the National Museum of Wales