The North Yorkshire Moors Collection of British Coins formed by Marvin Lessen (Part 2) (3 July 2019)

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Date of Auction: 3rd July 2019

Sold for £1,400

Estimate: £2,400 - £3,000

Henry IV (1399-1413), Light coinage: Primary series, Groat, London, type I, mm. cross pattée, from altered dies of Richard II, 9-arc tressure, annulet to left and pellet to right of crown, slipped trefoil on breast, 3.21g/8h (Stewartby P I; Potter I-3, and BNJ 1960, pl. viii, 4, same dies [= Grueber 310]; N 1358; S 1726). Slightly clipped, otherwise obverse fine, reverse better, extremely rare
£2,400-£3,000

Footnote

Provenance: T.B. Clarke-Thornhill Collection, Glendining Auction, 24-8 May 1937, lot 419; G.W. Bower Collection, Glendining Auction, 16 June 1977, lot 310; R.S. James Collection, Spink Auction 31, 12 October 1983, lot 112; SNC June 2006 (2360)