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 £2,600

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

First coinage, 2 Merks, 1674, type II, wide thistle below bust, reads dei :, 13.11g/3h (D 13; M 10; SCBI 35 –; B –; S 5608; KM. 103.2). Some blank filing on reverse, otherwise very fine with grey tone, extremely rare £800-1,000

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Provenance: Glendining Auction, 2 November 1983, lot 144; Dolphin Coins FPL 2, 1992 (1593)