Coins of Elizabeth I from the Collection Formed by Walter Wilkinson

Date of Auction: 9th September 2020

Sold for £3,600

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Elizabeth I (1558-1603), First issue, Shilling, mm. lis, bust 1B, wire-line inner circles, pearls on bodice, mixed-size lettering, reads elizabeth d g ang fra z hib reg’, 5.77g/11h (BCW LS-2F:LS-f; N 1985; S 2548). Light score marks on nose and in obverse fields, otherwise nearly extremely fine, toned, very rare £2,000-£3,000


Provenance: E.C. Carter Collection; E. Burstal Collection, Glendining Auction, 15-16 May 1968, lot 172; bt R.K. Richardson May 2017