Charles I Unite, Tower mint

Charles I Unite, Tower mint under the king, group B, second bust, crowned monarch, mint mark anchor, reverse, square topped shield, S.2687, good fine-nearly very fine.

Edward VI Half Sovereign, second issue

Edward VI half sovereign, second issue, Southwark mint, crowned bust, mint mark Y, reverse, crowned shield, ER either side, S.2438, good fine+, rare.

Henry VII Angel, mint mark Pheon

Henry VII (1485-1509), Angel, St. Michael slaying the dragon, mint mark Pheon (1505-9), reverse, ship, square topped shield, S.2187, extremely fine, struck on a full flan, an excellent example, very rare in this grade.

Ex. Elliott collection, sold Seaby 14 December 1936, £2, 15s, 0d


Edward III, Noble, Fourth coinage 1351-77, Tower, very rare mule type

Edward III Noble, Fourth coinage (1351-77), series F/Ga mule, unbarred A’ and N’s, saltire stops, mint mark cross 3, reverse, large E in centre, annulet stops, 7.68grms, (Doubleday 87-88; Schneider 36 same ob die; N.1173/1179; S.1489/1490). This is a very rare mule, softly struck otherwise nearly extremely fine, lustrous, edge nick at 5 o’clock, a good example with an excellent provenance.

Pinchbeck Hoard, Lincolnshire, discovered 1980’s
Ex, Christie’s, 28th Febuary 1989, lot 11
Ex, Spink, 24th November 1993. lot 12
Ex DNW, 14th March 2007, lot 1496


Henry VIII Angel, first coinage

Henry VIII Angel, first coinage (1509-26), reverse, shield within ship, mint mark Portcullis, S.2265, very fine/good very fine.

Scotland, James VI, Unit

Scotland, James VI (1609-25), Unit or Sceptre piece, ninth coinage, reverse, crowned shield, Scottish arms in 1st and 3rd quarters, S.5464. This is a superb example, virtually as struck with a beautiful lustre.