A Private Collection of Sovereign Cases

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Date of Auction: 26th November 2019

Sold for £120

Estimate: £90 - £100

A silver circular sovereign case, the front engraved with a vacant shield, and partially engraved scrolling foliage to the front and back, bearing maker’s mark B W Co Ltd, hallmarked for Birmingham 1910, with silver graduated Albert; together with a silver circular sovereign case stamped ‘Patent’, with push panel to the front, and side slit opening, by I J Evans & Co., Birmingham 1902, with silver graduated Albert, first case diameter 31mm, Albert length 37.5gm; second case diameter 30mm, Albert length 39cm. £90-£100

Condition Report

General surface wear to both.
First: case weight 22.4gm, Albert 39.4gm.
Second: case weight 14.6gm, Albert 36.8gm.