Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals

Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (4 & 5 December 2019) Catalogue Cover

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Named Collections

Dr John Hulett

Dr John Hulett

John Hulett was born in Birmingham on 26 August 1929, the only son of Arthur Hulett and his wife Hilda, nee Flint. They lived at Hall Green, moving to Shirley in 1936 and then to St Albans in 1942 to enable his father to work at his firm’s head office.Educated at Shirley College and St Albans...
Hiram Brown

Hiram Brown

Theodore David ‘Hiram’ Brown († June 2017, aged 70), was a well-known coin dealer, having run a coin shop in Edinburgh which first opened its doors in 1977. From Stourbridge in the West Midlands, Hiram was very proud of his Scottish roots; one of his forefathers was from Ayre and...

Special Collections

The ‘Millennium’ Hoard of Æthelred II Pennies and cut Halfpence from Suffolk

The ‘Millennium’ Hoard of Æthelred II Pennies and cut Halfpence from Suffolk

The following hoard of 99 coins (81 pence and 18 cut halfpence) was found by Don Crawley (pictured) in East Anglia in 2017 and disclaimed under the terms of the 1996 Treasure Act in the summer of 2019. The coins comprise a most un...