Lot 2141 (Coins, Tokens & Banknotes, 22nd October 2019)
Sold for £7,800
Great Britain, 1937 gold four coin specimen set, to include five pound, two pound, sovereign and half sovereign, housed in red Moroccan leather and gilt tooled case of issue. (1)
Box is original and comes with original Spinks receipt (torn and slightly tatty).
£5 – light scratch from BR through face to top of neck.
£2 – scratch to hairline above ear, further small scratch below earlobe and hairline, small scratch to tip of nose, the reverse is good.
Sovereign – light surface scratch to cheek and neck.
Half sovereign – light scratch beside tip of nose and cheek.
Condition reports must be considered as a matter of opinion and not fact.
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