English Hammered Gold Coins from the Collection of Barry Allen

Date of Auction: 24th September 2008


Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Henry VIII (1509-1547), Posthumous coinage, Halfcrown, Southwark, mm. e on obv. only, Roman es both sides, lozenge stops, 1.66g/9h (Whitton p.182, standard type; SCBI Schneider –; N 1870; S 2400). A little double-struck, otherwise good very fine on a large flan, rare (£1,200-1,500)


Glendining Auction, 27 September 1972, lot 11
bt Baldwin February 1973