A Private Collection of Sovereign Cases

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Date of Auction: 26th November 2019

Sold for £170

Estimate: £140 - £180

A silver twin sovereign case, for full and half sovereigns, by maker ‘JWR’, Birmingham, 1908, initialled and dated ‘22nd July 1909’, with silver Albert; and another silver twin sovereign case, by Deakin & Francis, Birmingham, 1908, monogrammed, with silver Albert, first case length 59mm, Albert length 48cm, second case length 58.5mm, Albert length 44.5cm. £140-£180

Condition Report

General light wear throughout, more wear to the first Albert.
First case weight 52.5gm, Albert 43.7gm.
Second case 49.2gm, Albert 48.2gm.