Collection of British Coins formed by the late Ronald Hansen

Date of Auction: 18th September 2013

Sold for £45

Estimate: £40 - £60

Charles I (1625-1649), Farthings (2), Richmond type 1b, mm. mascle, caro over iaco, 0.57g/12h (E 58a; BMC 121; S 3182); Maltravers type 2, mm. double rose, 0.55g/6h (E 129c; BMC 248; S 3198); together with a contemporary counterfeit James I Farthing, Lennox type 3c, mm. star, eagle-headed harp, 0.49g/6h (E C17; S 2679A) [3]. Very fine £40-60


Provenance: First bt Spink (Australia) July 1987; others bt E.H. Crawford 1990