A Private Collection of Sovereign Cases

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Date of Auction: 26th November 2019

Sold for £120

Estimate: £90 - £100

A silver plain circular sovereign case, by Jay, Richard Attenborough & Co. (James Charles Ray), Chester, 1900, with silver graduated Albert; and a similar silver plain sovereign case, by Dennison Watch Case Co., Birmingham, 1904, with silver Albert suspending silver cartouche-shaped fob, Birmingham, 1909; first case diameter 31mm, Albert length 39cm; second case diameter 34mm, Albert length 39cm, fob length 6.5cm. £90-£100

Condition Report

General light wear only.
First: weight of case 31.7gm, Albert 27.0gm
Second: weight of case 33.6gm, Albert and fob 80.8gm.