English Hammered Gold Coins from the Collection of Barry Allen

Date of Auction: 24th September 2008

Sold for £2,200

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Second issue, Half-Pound, mm. cross-crosslet, bust 3C, reads protegt on rev., 5.48g/12h (Brown/Comber G5; cf. SCBI Schneider 738; N 1982; S 2520). Slightly creased, otherwise very fine, on a large flan (£1,800-2,200)

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Provenance:
Bt M Vosper 1995