Milled Coins of Elizabeth I from the Collection Formed by Walter Wilkinson

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Date of Auction: 18th September 2018

Sold for £3,200

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,600

Silver, First period [1560 to 24 October 1561, contemporary with Second hammered issue], Groat, mm. star, bust A, decorated dress, 2.05g/6h (Borden/Brown 18, O1/R1; N 2032; S 2601). Extremely fine and practically as struck, deeply toned, very rare; probably the best specimen available to commerce £2,000-2,600

Footnote

Provenance: R.S. James Collection, Spink Auction 31, 12 October 1983, lot 176