Collection of Sixpences formed by the late Alfred Bole

Date of Auction: 26th September 2011

Sold for £900

Estimate: £300 - £400

Edward VI (1547-1553), Second period, 6 oz. issue, Testoons, MDXLIX, Tower II, mm. grapple, bust 3, reads g g for d g, 4.83g/5h (N 1917/1; S 2466). Small striking splits at 8 and 10 o’clock and weak in places, otherwise nearly very fine £300-400

Footnote

Provenance: R.A. Shuttlewood Collection, Spink Auction 151, 15 March 2001, lot 238