Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (1 & 2 December 2020)

Date of Auction: 1st & 2nd December 2020

Sold for £11,000

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

Charles I (1625-1649), Worcester mint, Shilling, mm. pear on rev. only, bust of fine style, uncrowned oval draped shield, 5.42g/9h (Allen A-5; SCBI Brooker 1172; N 2613; S 3109). Good very fine and toned, extremely rare, a most attractive example of this elusive type £4,000-£5,000

Footnote

Provenance: Bt L. Bennett March 1997