Coins (10 March 2020)

Date of Auction: 10th March 2020

Sold for £320

Estimate: £200 - £300

Edward VI (1547-1553), Second period, 8 oz. issue, Shilling, mdxlix, Tower, no mm., bust 1, transposed legends, 4.03g/7h (N 1918/1; S 2465). Slightly scratched behind portrait, otherwise fine or better for issue, extremely rare with no mint-mark £200-£300

Footnote

Provenance: Bt S. Mitchell February 2002.
The late vendor notes: ‘No specimen in the Shuttlewood Collection, perhaps 2 or 3 known’