British Coins from the Collection Formed by the Late Richard Law

Date of Auction: 8th December 2014

Sold for £5,800

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Charles I (1625-1649), Pontefract, Shilling, 1648, type I, thin lettering, large c r, 6.60g/11h (Hird 270-1, same dies; SCBI Brooker 1229-30, same dies; N 2646; S 3148). A few surface marks, otherwise good very fine or better, very rare £5,000-7,000


Provenance: SCMB February 1979 (E 129); bt P. Wallwork April 1998