The Collection of Halfcrowns formed by Brian Dawson

To be Sold on: 21st March 2019

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Sold for: £7,000

Charles I (1625-1649), Hereford mint, Halfcrown, 1645, King on horseback left, oval shield within Garter, supported by lion and unicorn, crown and small crowned c r above, date below, 14.04g/8h (Bull 683/62 (62-4); N 2359; S 2915). Struck in base-looking silver, old scratch across obverse, otherwise nearly very fine for this extremely rare issue £5,000-£7,000

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Charles I (1625-1649), Hereford mint, Halfcrown, 1645, King on horseback left, oval shield within Garter, supported by lion and unicorn, crown and small crowned c r above, date below, 14.04g/8h (Bull 683/62 (62-4); N 2359; S 2915). Struck in base-looking silver, old scratch across obverse, otherwise nearly very fine for this extremely rare issue £5,000-£7,000
Provenance: Bt Spink 1980