Scottish Silver Coins and Tokens, 1664-1807, From the Collection of the Late Harrington Manville

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Date of Auction: 15th September 2015

Sold for £1,300

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

First coinage, 2 Merks, 1673, type III, f below bust (Falconer), 12.81g/12h (D 12; M 9a; SCBI 35 –; B p.495; S 5609; KM. 103.4). Obverse fine, reverse with small flaw on Scottish shield otherwise good fine, old grey cabinet tone, an excellent example of this great rarity £1,000-1,500

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Provenance: Dolphin Coins FPL 2, 1992 (1594)