A Collection of Shillings, Charles II to Edward VII, the Property of a Gentleman

Date of Auction: 21st March 2016

Sold for £850

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

George III (1760-1820), 1817 Proof, edge plain, 5.64g/12h (ESC 2149; S 3790; Selig 1227, this piece). Stained on obverse and with a few hairlines, otherwise about mint state, rare £800-1,000

Footnote

Provenance: H. Selig Collection, Part II, Spink Auction 131, 2 March 1999, lot 1227 [from Seaby March 1980]