Coins of Charles I From the Lyall Collection
Date of Auction: 21st September 2016
Sold for £200
Estimate: £150 - £200
FootnoteProvenance: J.G. Brooker Collection [from Spink January 1957]; bt M.C.S. Rasmussen 2000.
An anomalous coin with a Tower mint-mark but stylistically similar to some of the base York halfcrowns. Besly mentions the type briefly in his article ‘The York Mint of Charles I’ (BNJ 54, pp.232-3)