The North Yorkshire Moors Collection of British Coins & Tokens formed by Marvin Lessen (29 January 2020)

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Date of Auction: 29th January 2020

Sold for £1,400

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Charles I (1625-1649), Newark, Shilling, 1645, tall jewelled crown, 10 pearls either side of orb, from the same rev. die as previous, reads newarke, 5.45g/12h (Hird 252-3 and SCBI Brooker 1224, same dies; N 2640; S 3142). One side partially weak, otherwise very fine and virtually as struck, large flan £1,200-£1,500

Footnote

Provenance: Bt Seaby April 1965