The Collection of Scottish Coins formed by Michael Gietzelt

Date of Auction: 16th September 2020

Sold for £8,500

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

James V (1513-1542), First coinage, Unicorn, type II, mm. crown, x below unicorn, trefoil and double-trefoil stops, rev. mullet in centre of wavy star superimposed on cross with scroll ends, colon and pellet stops, 3.90g/11h (SCBI 35, 884ff; B 2ff, figs 729ff; S 5365). An attractive specimen, good very fine £4,000-£5,000