Coins, Medals and Banknotes

27 Jul 2011, starting at 10:30 BST.

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lots

Mixed British and Foreign Proof Coinage, Royal Shield of Arms Silver Piedfort Collection, 2008; Piedfort Crown, 2010; Proof Crown, 2006; Piedfort Two Pounds, 1994, 1995, 1997, 2003, 2004, 2006 (2); Proof Two Pounds, 1997, 2009; Piedfort One Pound, 1993, 2002, 2006; Proof One Pound, 1990, 1991; Piedfort Fifty Pence, 1992-93, 1997, 2000, 2006 (3), 2007; Piedfort Ten Pence, 1992; Piedfort Five Pence, 1990; Alderney Proof Two Pounds, 1993; Channel Islands, Duke of Wellington 3-Coin Silver Set, 2002; China, Lucky Silver Coin Set (3 coins), 1997; Commonwealth, 80th Anniversary 2006; Royal Edition of the Times.

Mixed British Proof Coinage, The Queen's 80th Birthday Silver Collection (13 coins), 2006; Nelson-Trafalgar Piedfort Five Pounds Two-Coin Set, 2005; Silver Piedfort 4-Coin collection, 2005 (2); Silver Britannia Proof Set (4 coins), 1997, 2003, 2005.

Mixed British Coinage, Kings and Queens of Great Briatin Coin Collection (37 coins); A Century of the Monarchy Proof Set (12 coins), 2001; Century off the Monarchy Five Pounds, 2000; B.U. Crown, 1997, 2002 (2); B.U. Two Pounds, 1995; Piedfort One Pound, 2002; Silver Proof One Pound, 2003; B.U. Fifty Pence, 1994; Alderney, Total Solar Eclipse Proof Five Pounds, 1999; The Queen Mother Silver Proof Medal; Guernsey-Alderney-Jersey, The Diana B.U. Coin Set, etc,

Mixed British and Foreign Proof Coinage, U.K., Behind Enemy Lines Gulf War Set, including a Sovereign, 1980 the Gulf Medal Miniature, the Kuwait Liberation Medal Miniature; From Old Pennies to Decimal Pence Set (14 coins), 1996; Alderney, Silver Proof Ten Pounds, 2007; Bermuda, Proof Silver 9 Dollars, 2006; Canada, 60th Anniversary of the VE Day Set (2 coins), 2005; Guernsey William the Conqueror Two Pounds, 1987; New Zealand, Silver Proof Five Dollar and Twenty Dollar note Set, 1996; Battle of Trafalgar Silver Proof Set (3 coins), 2005;

Scotland, Charles I, 1625-49, First coinage (1625-34), Thirty Shillings, 14.56g, King on horseback right,

Scotland, Charles I, Thirty Shillings, King riding left, F by horse's hoof, rough ground below horse,

Scotland, Charles I, Twelve Shillings (3), Briot's issue, B at end of legend, R. B above crown (S.5558), graffiti before bust, fine; Falconer's second issue with F, bust slightly breaking inner circle, thistle before and F after legend on obverse (S.5561), fine; Falconer's second issue, bust wholly within inner circle, R.thistle before legend and F over crown (S.5563), creased, fair, better on reverse; Falconer's first issue, Forty Pence, SCOT ANG in legend, R. F at end of legend (S.5578), good fine; Briot's issue, Twenty Pence, bust to edge of coin, lozenge above and below value, R. B breaking inner circle, below thistle, fine; Earl of Stirling Coinage, Twopence, good fine.

Scotland, Charles I, Third Coinage (1637-42), Intermediate issue, Twelve Shillings, 5.92g, crowned bust left to edge, XII behind, thistle at end of legend,

Scotland, Charles I, Third Coinage (1637-42), Falconer's first issue, Twelve Shillings, 5.84g, crowned bust left, XII behind,

Ireland, Edward IV, 1461-83, Light coinage (1473-78), Groat, 2.07g, Limerick mint (CIVITAS LIMIRICI), L on breast, cinquefoils by neck,

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