A Private Collection of Sovereign Cases

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Date of Auction: 26th November 2019

Sold for £100

Estimate: £50 - £70

A silver circular sovereign case, the front crested with motto above ‘Toujours loyal’, the reverse with engraved monogram, internal push plate with chevron decoration, hallmarked for Birmingham, 1890, no maker’s mark, with graduated silver Albert; the second with front engraved with a crest depicting a bird, the reverse initialled, by Albert Hall & John Goode, London, 1864, with silver Albert, first case diameter 30mm, Albert length 21.5cm; second case diameter 30mm, Albert length 30cm. £50-£70

Condition Report

First: Case rather worn, with some dents to the front. Weight of case 19.3gm, Albert 28.1gm.
Second: Case shows general wear. Weight of case 20.8gm, Albert 24.7gm.