Scottish Coins from the Collection of The Late Dr. James Davidson

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Date of Auction: 9th December 2003

Sold for £1,400

Estimate: £800 - £900

Sterling, Roxburgh, Pieres, crowned bust left with sceptre (outside inner circle), pieres on roe, 1.35g/4h (cf. SCBI 35, 89; cf. B 2 and 3, figs. 71 and 72; S 5036). Obverse fine, reverse better, very rare (£800-900)

Footnote

Provenance:
J.G. Murdoch Collection, Sotheby Auction, 14-16 December 1904, lot 1017 (part);
bt Baldwin