Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (24 & 25 April 2019)

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Date of Auction: 24th & 25th April 2019

Sold for £380

Estimate: £300 - £400

Henry VIII (1509-1547), First coinage, Groat, mm. portcullis crowned (with chains and probably over T on obv.), reads agl z fr, 3.02g/10h (Stewartby p.437; N 1762; S 2316). Very fine with a pleasing portrait £300-£400

Footnote

Provenance: Bt F.J. Rist September 2002.

Probably struck from an obverse die originally prepared for the Tournai groat