Estimate: 500 GBP
Price realized: 1900 GBP
The Rymer Collection | Edward VI (1547-1553), Third Period, Fine Silver Issue, Halfcrown, 1553, Tower, King crowned and in armour holding sword, on large misproportioned horse walking right, reads AGL FRAN Z HIB, rev. reads DEV.' and MEV.', long cross fourchée over shield, 8h, m.m. tun [Thomas Egerton] (Vaughan-Morgan 173 = Lockett 1908 = Shuttlewood 268; North 1936; Spink 2481), struck from unaltered dies, but heavily circulated as encountered with this issue, toned, only mediocre to good, but extremely rare with only 8 believed extant. Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer's Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.
The Rymer Collection
Colin Adams, Spink 177, 1 December 2005, lot 40
Purchased Baldwin, 1996 (ref. F832) - £400
H Pegg, Spink 11, 8 October 1980, lot 115
Estimate: £500 - £800