Ancient, British and World Coins and Banknotes (7 October 2004)

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Date of Auction: 7th October 2004

Sold for £540

Estimate: £500 - £600

Sterling, Roxburgh, Pieres, piere[s on] roc, left facing bust with sceptre mis-placed behind, 1.32g/4h (cf. SCBI 35, 88; cf. B 3, fig. 72; S 5036). Slightly off-centre and part flat, otherwise fine and very rare, the engraving error most unusual (£500-600)

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Provenance:
L. La Rivière Collection, Spink Auction 166, 12 November 2003, lot 102
bt G.A. Singer