Silver Counters of the Van Der Passe School, from the Collection of Colin Narbeth

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Date of Auction: 11th June 2014

Sold for £700

Estimate: £600 - £800

Sovereigns of England, &c, full length, silver counters (23, of the set of 36), c. 1630-5, all c. 27mm, viz. Edward the Confessor, Harold II, William I, William II, Henry I, Stephen, Henry II, John, Henry III, Edward II, Richard II, Henry IV, Edward IV, Henry VII, Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary, James I, Mary Queen of Scots, Anne of Denmark, Henry Prince of Wales, Elizabeth of Bohemia, Charles Louis (Mitchiner 1, 2 [4800], 3 [4802], 4 [4806], 5 [4808], 6 [4809], 7 [4811], 9 [4815], 10 [4816], 12 [4820], 14 [4824], 15 [4826], 18 [4828], 21, 22 [4834], 23 [4835], 24 [4836], 26 [4838], 29 [4844], 30, 31 [4846], 33 [4849], 34; MI I, 379/281; cf. E 174, footnote) [23]. Generally fine, a few better, the Edward the Confessor gilt £600-800