Coins and Historical Medals (9 February 2021)

Date of Auction: 9th February 2021

Sold for £220

Estimate: £60 - £80

Sotheby & Co [London], Catalogue of an Extremely Important Russian Collection, 7-8 October 1969, 890 lots, 15 collotype plates, PRL with buyers’ names tipped-in; Christie’s [Geneva], Important Russian Coins, 12 May 1984, 444 lots, 19 plates, PRL tipped-in; Renaissance Auctions LLC [Philadelphia], Russian Collection, 13-14 August 2000, 1,000 lots, illustrated; Sincona [Zurich], Auction 48, Russian Coins & Medals, 22 October 2018, 815 lots, all illustrated; together with modern photolitho reprints of Adolph Hess [Frankfurt] catalogues (3), viz. Auktion 204, Russische Münzen des 19. Jahrhunderts, Dubletten Russischer Museen, 18-19 February 1931, 2,473 lots, 8 plates; Auktion 210, Russische Münzen des 14-18. Jahrhunderts, Dubletten Russischer Museen, 25-6 April 1932, 1,956 lots, 11 plates; Auktion 237 [Lucerne], Russische Münzen und Medaillen aus gold und platin, Sammlung des Grossfürsten Georg Michailovitsch von Russland, 25 October 1939, 687 lots, 17 plates [7]. Hess and Sincona catalogues mint and hard-bound, others very fine copies
£60-£80