Gold Coins of Elizabeth I from the Collection formed by Walter Wilkinson

Date of Auction: 18th September 2019

Sold for £12,000

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Sixth issue, Sovereign, mm. A, back of throne decorated with annulets, pillars decorated with single pellets, reads nrs, 15.40g/3h (Brown/Comber A9; SCBI Schneider 778, same dies; N 2003; S 2529). Tiny striking crack by a of elizabeth and graffiti on Queen’s gown, otherwise good very fine with reddish tone, very rare £10,000-£15,000


Provenance: Christie’s Auction, 10 October 1989, lot 612; bt M. Bord October 1989