British Coins from the Collection of the late Neil B. Todd

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Date of Auction: 18th March 2015

Sold for £1,450

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Elizabeth I (1558-1603), East India Co, Portcullis coinage, Testern, mm. 0, reads regina, 3.22g/7h (Sotheby 13.ii.1986, 282, same dies; S 2607D). Pierced and plugged, otherwise about very fine and toned; only one other specimen known from this die-pairing £800-1,000

Footnote

Provenance: Bt Seaby 1961