The Herman Selig Collection (Part III)

Date of Auction: 24th June 2003

Sold for £3,500

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Charles I (1625-1649), Unite, 1644, mm. Oxford plume, crowned bust in collar and armour right, holding sword and laurel branch, rev. legend and Declaration in continuous scroll, three Oxford plumes above, date and ox below, 8.96g/6h (B-J –/18; SCBI Brooker 854 and Schneider 326, same dies; N 2389; S 2735A). Obverse very slightly double-struck but nearly extremely fine with attractive tone, rare (£2,500-3,000)

Footnote

Provenance:
Bt Spink 1981.

See Colour Plate I