Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (5 & 6 June 2019)

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Date of Auction: 5th & 6th June 2019

Sold for £1,600

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Crown, Gp II, type 2b2, mm. harp (over rose on obv.), plume above shield, 29.84g/3h (FRC X*/XVII [Sale, lot 68, this coin]; SCBI Brooker 251-2; N 2194; S 2757). Nearly very fine and toned, the combination of dies very rare £1,000-£1,200

Footnote

Provenance: W.D. Ferguson Collection, SCMB August 1960 (447); F.R. Cooper Collection, Glendining Auction, 8 November 1978, lot 68; Eleanor Ahbe Collection, Spink Auction 50, 6-7 March 1986, lot 728 [from C. Bullowa July 1985]