Collection of Halfcrowns formed by Brian Dawson

Dix Noonan Webb
16 Bolton St, Mayfair
W1J 8BQ London
United Kingdom
[email protected] · +44 (0)20 7016 1700 · +44 (0)20 7016 1799

Date of the auction: 21.03.2019

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Edward VI (1547-1553), Third period, Fine issue, Halfcrown, 1551, mm. y, small walking horse with plume, 15.17g/6h (N 1934; S 2479). Neatly struck, good very fine with gun-metal tone £1,500-£1,800 Edward VI (1547-1553), Third period, Fine issue, Halfcrown, 1551, mm. y, small walking horse with

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £1,500 - £1,800

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Edward VI (1547-1553), Third period, Fine issue, Halfcrown, 1551, mm. tun, galloping horse, 14.50g/10h (N 1935; S 2480). Good fine £800-£1,000 Edward VI (1547-1553), Third period, Fine issue, Halfcrown, 1551, mm. tun, galloping horse, 14.50g/10h (N 1935; S 2480). Good fine £800-£1,000 Provenance

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Seventh issue, Halfcrown, mm. 1, 15.24g/3h (N 2013; S 2583). Old light scratch in obverse field, otherwise good very fine with old cabinet tone £2,000-£2,600 Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Seventh issue, Halfcrown, mm. 1, 15.24g/3h (N 2013; S 2583). Old light scratch in obverse

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,600

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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James I (1603-1625), Second coinage, Halfcrown, mm. lis, 14.52g/5h (N 2098; S 2653). Small metal flaw in reverse field, otherwise good fine, reverse better, toned, very rare £1,500-£2,000 James I (1603-1625), Second coinage, Halfcrown, mm. lis, 14.52g/5h (N 2098; S 2653). Small metal flaw in reverse

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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James I (1603-1625), Third coinage, Halfcrown, mm. lis, plain ground line below horse, 14.79g/4h (N 2122; S 2666). Very fine, lightly toned £500-£700 James I (1603-1625), Third coinage, Halfcrown, mm. lis, plain ground line below horse, 14.79g/4h (N 2122; S 2666). Very fine, lightly toned £500-£700

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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James I (1603-1625), Third coinage, Halfcrown, mm. trefoil, plain ground line below horse, plume above shield, 14.83g/12h (N 2123; S 2667). About very fine, reverse better, dark tone £800-£1,000 James I (1603-1625), Third coinage, Halfcrown, mm. trefoil, plain ground line below horse, plume above

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp I, type 1a1, mm. lis, first horseman, crowned rose on housings, ground line below horse, 14.73g/8h (Bull 8a/1b-S (4-15), this coin; SCBI Brooker 276-7; N 2200; S 2763). Struck on a large flan, about very fine or better with old cabinet tone

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp I, type 1a2, mm. lis, no rose or ground line, 14.77g/11h (cf. Bull 16; SCBI Brooker 278, same obv. die; N 2201; S 2764). On a slightly uneven flan, very fine or better, scarce £600-£800 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp I, type 1a2, mm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp I, type 1a3, mm. cross Calvary, first horseman, housings decorated, no ground line below horse, no cross over shield, heavy garniture, 14.57g/4h (Bull 55/2 (1-16), this coin; SCBI Brooker 283ff; N 2202; S 2766). Very fine, rare £800-£1,000 Charles I

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp I, type 1b, mm. lis, housings decorated, no ground line, plume above square-topped shield with heavy garniture, 14.72g/1h (Bull 29/5 (0-16), this coin; SCBI Brooker 282, this coin; N 2203; S 2767). On a large flan, very fine or better with old cabinet

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp I, type 1b, mm. castle, housings decorated, no ground line, plume above square-topped shield, 14.46g/7h (Bull 72/3 (1-16), this coin; SCBI Brooker 292; N 2203; S 2767). About fine, reverse better, extremely rare with this mint-mark £400-£500 Charles I

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp II, type 2a, mm. plume, 14.84g/1h (Bull 110 var.; SCBI Brooker 301; N 2205; S 2769). Obverse about fine, reverse nearly very fine £200-£300 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp II, type 2a, mm. plume, 14.84g/1h (Bull 110 var.; SCBI Brooker

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp II, type 2a, mm. rose (over plume on obv.), second horseman, oval scroll-garnished shield, large lis between c r above, no stops, 14.90g/3h (Bull 130a/16 (a-0-0-1), this coin; SCBI Brooker 303-4; N 2205; S 2769). Obverse fine, reverse about very fine

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp II, type 2b, mm. rose (over plume on obv.), plume between c r above scroll-garnished shield, 14.93g/12h (Bull 127/17 (2-3-39), this coin; SCBI Brooker 309; N 2206; S 2770). Nearly very fine, reverse a little better £600-£800 Charles I (1625-1649

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp II, type 2c, mm. harp, second horseman, 14.90g/12h (Bull 148/20 (L-0-2), this coin; SCBI Brooker 312-13; N 2207; S 2771). Very fine or better £300-£400 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp II, type 2c, mm. harp, second horseman, 14.90g/12h

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp II, type 2c, mm. portcullis, cross on housings, large oval scroll-garnished shield between c r, 14.83g/5h (Bull 83/20 (b-2-9) [recté 183/20], this coin; SCBI Brooker 315-17; N 2207; S 2769). Nearly very fine, reverse a little better £200-£300 Charles

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp II, type 2d, mm. harp, cross on housings, rev. plume above large oval scroll-garnished shield between c-r, 15.10g/3h (Bull p.355, 155/21 (S-11-2), this coin, but not listed in main catalogue; SCBI Brooker 314, this coin; N 2208; S 2770). Obverse fine

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a1, mm. bell, 15.00g/12h (Bull 226b; SCBI Brooker 320; N 2209; S 2773). Nearly very fine £150-£200 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a1, mm. bell, 15.00g/12h (Bull 226b; SCBI Brooker 320; N 2209; S 2773). Nearly

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a1, mm. crown, third horseman, oval garnished shield, 15.04g/7h (Bull 268/23 (2-39), this coin; SCBI Brooker 327; N 2209; S 2773). Very fine and attractively toned £150-£200 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a1

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a1, mm. tun, 15.02g/4h (Bull 297i/23 (4-39), this coin; SCBI Brooker 334ff; N 2209; S 2773). Good very fine with some toning £200-£260 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a1, mm. tun, 15.02g/4h (Bull 297i/23 (4-39

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £200 - £260

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3b, mm. bell, plume over shield, 14.45g/4h (Bull 226d/27 (4-12), this coin; SCBI Brooker 322; N 2210; S 2774). Fine, reverse better, rare £300-£400 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3b, mm. bell, plume over shield

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3b, mm. crown, plume over shield, 14.56g/8h (Bull 272i/24 (2-39), this coin; SCBI Brooker 332-3; N 2210; S 2774). Minor weakness, otherwise very fine, scarce £400-£500 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3b, mm. crown

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3b, mm. tun, plume over shield, 13.76g/10h (Bull 297l/24 (5-39), this coin; SCBI Brooker 338-9; N 2210; S 2774). Fine, rare £200-£260 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3b, mm. tun, plume over shield, 13.76g/10h (Bull

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £200 - £260

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. tun, 15.00g/12h (Bull 312/23 (4-39), this coin; SCBI Brooker 341; N 2211; S 2775). Irregular flan, otherwise very fine or better, toned £150-£180 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. tun, 15.00g/12h

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £150 - £180

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. anchor (flukes to right), 15.01g/10h (Bull 331/23 (R-4-38), this coin; SCBI Brooker 345; N 2211; S 2775). Full round flan, very fine £200-£260 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. anchor (flukes to

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £200 - £260

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. anchor (flukes downward), 14.67g/11h (Bull 336c/23 (D-4-39), this coin; SCBI Brooker 343-4; N 2211; S 2775). On a full round flan, very fine, toned £150-£180 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. anchor

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £150 - £180

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. triangle (over anchor on obv.), 14.68g/12h (Bull 351/23 (4-12), this coin; SCBI Brooker 349-51 var.; N 2211; S 2775). Very fine, attractively toned £150-£180 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £150 - £180

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. triangle, 15.04g/12h (Bull 358/23 (4-39), this coin; SCBI Brooker 349-51 var.; N 2211; S 2775). Irregular flan and king’s head weak, otherwise good very fine, toned £150-£180 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £150 - £180

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. triangle, rough ground beneath horse, 14.93g/10h (Bull 375/32 (a-4-39), this coin; SCBI Brooker 352 var.; N 2212; S 2776). Good very fine, toned £200-£260 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. triangle

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £200 - £260

Date: 21 Mar 2019

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Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. star, rough ground below horse, 15.16g/8h (Bull 405E/32 (4-2), this coin; SCBI Brooker 353 var.; N 2212; S 2776). Very fine, scarce £150-£180 Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint, Halfcrown, Gp III, type 3a2, mm. star, rough ground

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £150 - £180

Date: 21 Mar 2019