Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (16 January 2019)

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Date of Auction: 16th January 2019

Sold for £200

Estimate: £300 - £400

Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. star (over triangle on obv.), sash flies from shoulder, no ground line, King and horse from Aberystwyth punches, 14.10g/6h (Bull 478/32; cf. SCBI Brooker 348; N –; S 2777). Very fine and toned, rare £300-£400

Footnote

Provenance: R.C. Lockett Collection, Part V, Glendining Auction, 17 October 1961, lot 4165 (part); B.R. Osborne Collection, Glendining Auction, 23 April 1991, lot 163 (part); P. Earthy Collection; A. Morris Collection [from M.C.S. Rasmussen 2004]; R. Lyall Collection, Part I, DNW Auction 133, 12 November 2015, lot 383 [from L. Bennett 2012]