Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (20 & 21 February 2019)
Date of Auction: 20th & 21st February 2019
Estimate: £12,000 - £15,000
FootnoteProvenance: R.J.H. Douglas Collection; E.H. Wheeler Collection, Sotheby Auction, 12-14 March 1930, lot 285 [from Spink 1913]; V.J.E. Ryan Collection, Part II, Glendining Auction, 22-4 January 1952, lot 970.
This coin sold for £70 at the Wheeler sale in 1930, at the time one of the highest prices ever paid for an English hammered silver coin of less than crown-size