The Collection of Scottish Coins formed by Michael Gietzelt

Date of Auction: 16th September 2020

Sold for £2,600

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

James V (1513-1542), Second coinage, Crown, type III, mm. star on obv., crown on rev, shield with rounded base, trefoils of pellets as stops, seven pellets in crown, unbarred as, small d in dei, 3.25g/3h (SCBI 35, 895, same dies; SCBI 58, 18, same rev. die; B 8, fig. 745; S 5370). Lightly creased, otherwise about very fine, rare £1,500-£2,000