Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals

To be Sold on: 5 June 2019

Estimate: £3,000 - £3,600

Charles I (1625-1649), Shrewsbury mint, Half-Pound, 1642, mm. two pellets on obv., none on rev., King on horseback left, plume behind, ground line below, rev. Declaration in two lines, three Shrewsbury plumes and mark of value above, date below, 60.18g/1h (Morr. D-2; SCBI Brooker 802, same dies; N 2366; S 2922). Typical flan flaw below horseman, otherwise better than very fine, very rare £3,000-£3,600

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Charles I (1625-1649), Shrewsbury mint, Half-Pound, 1642, mm. two pellets on obv., none on rev., King on horseback left, plume behind, ground line below, rev. Declaration in two lines, three Shrewsbury plumes and mark of value above, date below, 60.18g/1h (Morr. D-2; SCBI Brooker 802, same dies; N 2366; S 2922). Typical flan flaw below horseman, otherwise better than very fine, very rare £3,000-£3,600
Provenance: H.W. Morrieson Collection, Sotheby Auction, 20-4 November 1933, lot 416; bt S. Mitchell June 1999