The Collection of Short Cross Coins formed by the late Professor Jeffrey P. Mass

Date of Auction: 17th March 2004

Sold for £160

Estimate: £60 - £80

Class I, York, Alain, alain·on·ever, dies 1/1, 1.32g7h (SCBI 212). Coarse surfaces, hairline striking cracks at 10 and 11 o’clock and at inner circle (daylight), scratched above crown and tooled by mint signature, otherwise nearly very fine, very rare (£60-80)


W.C. Wells Collection;
D. Mangakis Collection [from Baldwin May 1953];
P. Woodhead Collection [from Spink March 1971];
J.J. North Collection [from P.W. November 1989];
W.J. Conte Collection