Coins, Tokens, Historical Medals and Antiquities (2 & 3 June 2021)

Date of Auction: 2nd & 3rd June 2021

Sold for £10,000

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

India, MYSORE, Tipu Sultan, Half-Rupee, Khurshed-Sawad, AM1218 (retrograde), regnal year 8, cyclic year shita (44), 5.66g/12h (Henderson –; KM. –). About extremely fine and of the highest rarity, believed to be the first recorded Half-Rupee of this mint £4,000-£5,000