British Coins from the Collection formed by Major William Tapp, MC

Date of Auction: 15th March 2017

Sold for £3,800

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

James II (1685-1688), BRITISH COINS, James II (1685-1688), Five Guineas, 1688, first bust, normal sceptres and large crowns, edge qvarto (MCE 119; S 3397). Light scratch below chin, otherwise very fine but surfaces sweated and has been mounted on edge above head £2,000-3,000

Footnote

Provenance: Bt Seaby 1948