CHARLES 1
                       and
     Commonwealth of England
                  Cromwell
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C1           CHARLES 1
                   [1625-49]
            EXETER  MINT 
            Horse over arms  

Halfcrown

1642

obv. King on horse galloping over arms;

rev.  oval shield with 1642 below.

14.45 g

Spink 3071 [£15000  in VF]; 

Ex -  Colin Adams collection - Spink auction

1 December 2005, lot 220 [sold £8000 total].

One of the most sought after Charles 1 coins

EXTREMELY RARE

                                                                          £  9850

C2          CHARLES 1 
                  [1625-49]
         TOWER CROWN

Silver crown

Tower mint

Group 111 - type 3b

Plume over shield

mm. portcullis

obv.  3rd horseman left, sword vertical;

rev.   oval garnished shield, plume above.

29.52 g

Spink 2759 [£3750 in VF]; Hawkins 3b; Francis 24; FRC X1V/XV111; Brooker 253 [same dies]

Provenance: Spink.

some striking weakness to left of shield, edge knock and possibly cleaned in the past.

RARE

aVF/VF                                                       £2850     

C3   COMMONWEALTH  6d
                    [1649-60]

Silver sixpence

Commonwealth of England

1649

mm. sun

2.94 g

Spink 3219 [£900 in VF].

Provenance: Tim Owen Coins.

some striking weakness

RARE date

aVF/GF                                         £595     sold

C4           CHARLES 1 
                   [1625-49]
          YORK SHILLING

Silver shilling

YORK mint

mm. lion

obv.  bust in lace collar left;

rev.   oval shield with EBOR below.

Spink 2873 [£750 in VF].

The photos are a little flattering, particularly obv.

Some striking weakness and obv. is slightly shiny

VF                                                                        £575      sold

C5     CROMWELL  2/6d
                  [1649-58]

Silver halfcrown

1658

Thomas Simon - milled issue

obv.  bust left, lettered edge;

rev.  crowned shield - 1658 above.

Spink 3227a [£2750 in VF].

GF                                                     £1850

C6          CHARLES 1 
                  [1625-49]                          OXFORD SHILLING

Silver shilling

1642

Oxford mint

Oxford bust

mm. Oxford plume

obv.  bust left with X11 behind;

rev.  declaration with 1642 below.

Spink 2971 [£1000 in VF]; Morr. D3; 

Provenance: Lloyd Bennett Coins, 1995, with ticket.

weakly struck in centre and some double-striking. 

RARE

GVF                                                                   £595     sold

 

C7            CHARLES 1 
                    [1625-49]
          CONTEMPORARY
                  FORGERY

Silver shilling

Contemporary forgery in the style of:

Tower mint - group E, 4.1 [false dies]

mm. tun

cf. Sharp F1; Brooker 1199; 'Daedalus' collection of Charles 1 contemporary forgeries, Spink auction, 24 March 2020, lot 278.

Provenance: Studio Coins, Dec. 1998; Spink auction,  24 March 2020.

weakly struck in centre.

VERY RARE

VF                                                                   £750

C8            CHARLES 1 
                     [1625-49]
         BRISTOL SIXPENCE

Silver sixpence

BRISTOL mint

1644

mm. BR

obv.  bust left with plume in front and V1 behind.

rev.  declaration with date below.

2.41 g

Spink 3020 [£1250 in VF]; North 2503; Brooker 1001.

Provenance: Seaby Coin & Medal bulletin, May 1978, E313.

dark tone and weakly struck in places.

RARE

VF                                                                          £650                                                          

 

 

C9           CHARLES 1 
                   [1625-49]
        OXFORD SHILLING

Silver shilling

Oxford mint

1643

Oxford bust

mm. plume

obv.  bust left with X11 behind;

rev.   declaration with date below.

6.31 g

Spink 2972 [£1350 in VF]; Morr. D7

Provenance: Lloyd Bennett Coins [with ticket]

some striking weakness and patchy toning

RARE

GVF                                                                   £600

C10         CHARLES 1 
                   [1625-49]    
  'PATTERN HALFCROWN'

Charles 1

c. 1625

by  Rawlins or Vanderdort [opinions divided]

mm. lozenge between pellets

obv.  raised bust left;

rev.   shield with garter between lion and unicorn.

35 mm diameter

cf. Bull 696; MI 373/267; MH Coins sold archives.

Provenance: St James's auction, 27 September 2011, lot 71.

EXTREMELY RARE

nVF                                                                        £695 

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           TUDOR COINS
                   for sale

               HENRY V11
              HENRY V111
              EDWARD V1
             ELIZABETH 1

 
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