The Horace Hird Collection of Tudor, Stuart and Commonwealth Coins and Patterns

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Date of the auction: 28.09.2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Second 'Restoration' Coinage, Third and Fourth Issue [Fine Gold], Quarter-Angel [of 2.5 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 1 November 1573 - 25 May 1574), Tower, (m.m.) ELIZABETH : D : G ANG : FRANCIE, St. Michael vanquishing

Lot #: 1

Reserve: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Second 'Restoration' Coinage, Fifth Issue [Fine Gold], Quarter-Angel [of 2.5 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 1 June 1580 - 31 December 1581), Tower, (m.m.) ELIZABETH : D : G : ANG : FRANCIE, St. Michael vanquishing Dragon

Lot #: 2

Reserve: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), First 'Tentative' Coinage, First Issue [Fine Gold], Angelet or Half-Angel [of 5 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 1 January 1561 - 31 October 1562), Tower, (m.m.) ELIZABETH • D .' G .' ANG .' FRA .' ET • HIB .' REGINA, beaded

Lot #: 3

Reserve: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Second 'Restoration' Coinage, Third and Fourth Issue [Fine Gold], Angelet or Half-Angel [of 5 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 19 April 1572 - 30 October 1573), Tower, (m.m.) ELIZABETH : D .' G .' AN .' FR .' ET • HI

Lot #: 4

Reserve: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Second 'Restoration' Coinage, Third and Fourth Issue [Fine Gold], Angel [of 10 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 1 November 1573 - 25 May 1574), Tower, (m.m.) ELIZABETH : D '. G '. ANG .' FR .' ET : HI ' REGINA, St. Michael

Lot #: 5

Reserve: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Third 'Restoration' Coinage, Sixth Issue [Fine Gold], Angel [of 10 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 1 February - 29 November 1583), Tower, (m.m.) ELIZABETH : D '. G '. ANG .' FR .' ET : HI ' REGINA, St. Michael vanquishing

Lot #: 6

Reserve: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Third 'Restoration' Coinage, Sixth Issue [Fine Gold], Angel [of 10 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 1 June 1587 - 31 January 1590), Tower, (m.m.) ELIZABETH : D .' G ' ANG .' FR ' ET • HI ' REGINA •, St. Michael vanquishing

Lot #: 7

Reserve: £800 - £1,200

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Third 'Restoration' Coinage, Sixth Issue [Fine Gold], Angel [of 10 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 1 February 1592- 8 May 1594), Tower, (m.m.) ELIZABETH : D .' G .' ANG .' FR '• ET • HI .' REGINA, St. Michael vanquishing

Lot #: 8

Reserve: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Henry VIII, with Jane Seymour (1509-1547), Second Coinage, Halfcrown, (Reigned: 30 May 1536 - 24 October 1537), Tower, (m.m.) hEnRIC' + 8 + DI '+ G '+ R '+ AGL '+ Z + FRA', single saltire stops, crowned shield dividing h - •I•, rev. (m.m

Lot #: 9

Reserve: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), First 'Tentative' Coinage, First Issue [Crown Gold], Halfcrown [of 2.5 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 1 January 1561 - 31 August 1565), Tower, (m.m.) ELIZABETH : D '. G .' AN .' FR .['] ET : HI .' REGINA, crowned bust 3F

Lot #: 10

Reserve: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Third 'Restoration' Coinage, Sixth Issue [Crown Gold], Halfcrown [of 2.5 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 9 May 1594 - 13 February 1596), Tower, ELIZAB .' D .' G .' ANG .' FR .' ET • HIB .' REGI' (m.m.), crowned bust 7D

Lot #: 11

Reserve: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Third 'Restoration' Coinage, Sixth Issue [Crown Gold], 'Finework' Halfcrown [of 2.5 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 9 May 1594 - 13 February 1596), Tower, (m.m.) ELIZAB .' D .' G .' ANG .' FR .' ET • HIB .' REGI', crowned

Lot #: 12

Reserve: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Henry VIII (1509-1547), Third Coinage, Crown of the Double Rose, 1546-1547, Bristol Castle, (Under-Treasurer, William Sharrington), (m.m.) hEnRIC '. 8 • ROSA : + : SInE : + : SPInE : (trefoil) : double saltire stops, crowned double Tudor

Lot #: 13

Reserve: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Edward VI (1547-1553), Second Period, Crown, January 1549 - April 1550, Tower, EDWARD : VI : D : G : AGL : FR • Z • HIB : REX, crowned oval and elaborately garnished shield, dividing E-R, rev. (m.m.) SCVTVM : FIDEI : PROTEGET : EVM

Lot #: 14

Reserve: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Edward VI (1547-1553), Second Period, Crown, January 1549 - April 1550, Tower, EDWARD : VI : D : G : AGL : FR • Z • HIB : REX, crowned oval and elaborately garnished shield, dividing E-R, rev. (m.m.) SCVTVM : FIDEI : PROTEGET : EVM

Lot #: 15

Reserve: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), First 'Tentative' Coinage, Third and Fourth Issue [Crown Gold], Crown [of 5 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 1 July 1567 - 28 February 1570), Tower, ELIZABETH : D .['] G •['] AN .' FR '• ET : HI .' REGINA, crowned bust 4C

Lot #: 16

Reserve: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), First 'Tentative' Coinage, Third and Fourth Issue [Crown Gold], Crown [of 5 Shillings], (Pyx Period: 1 March 1570 - 15 December 1571), Tower, ELIZABETH : D .' G .' ANG .' FR .' ET : HI .' REGINA, crowned bust 4C

Lot #: 17

Reserve: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | James I (1603-1625), Second Coinage, Britain Crown [of 5 Shillings and Sixpence], 1613-1615, Tower, (m.m.) • IACOBVS .' D .' G .' MAG .' BRI .' FRA .' ET .' HI .' REX, fifth crowned and cuirassed bust right, rev. (m.m.) HENRICVS • ROSAS

Lot #: 18

Reserve: £400 - £600

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | James I (1603-1625), Second Coinage, Thistle Crown [of 4-Shillings], 1610-1611, Tower, (m.m.) IA .' D .' G .' MAG .' BR .' F .' ET .' H .' REX, crowned rose dividing I-R, rev. (m.m.) TVEATVR • VNITA • DEVS • annulet stops, crowned thistle

Lot #: 19

Reserve: £400 - £600

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | James I (1603-1625), Third Coinage, Quarter-Laurel [of 5-Shillings], 1624, Tower, (m.m.) IACOBVS D : G : MAG : BRI : FR : ET HI : REX, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left, value behind, rev. HENRIC • ROSAS • REGNA (m.m.) • IACO? crowned

Lot #: 20

Reserve: £400 - £600

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Charles I (1625-1649), Group B, Crown, 1625-1626, Tower, CAROLVS • D • G • MA • BR • FR • ET • HI • REX, B over G in MAG to read MA • BR, crowned, draped and cuirassed bust left, wearing ruff, value behind, rev. CVLTORES • SVI • DEVS

Lot #: 21

Reserve: £400 - £600

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Charles I (1625-1649), Group D, Crown, 1633-1634, Type 3, Tower, CAROLVS • D .' G .' MA .' BR .' FR .' ET • HI .' REX, fourth crowned, draped and cuirassed bust left, falling lace collar, value behind, rev. CVLTORES • SVI • DEVS • PROTEGIT

Lot #: 22

Reserve: £400 - £600

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Charles I (1625-1649), Group E, Crown, 1638-1639, Tower, CAROLVS • D .' G .' MA .' BR .' FR .' ET • HI .' REX, fifth 'Aberystwyth' crowned, draped and cuirassed bust left, falling lace collar, value behind, rev. CVLTORES • SVI • DEVS

Lot #: 23

Reserve: £400 - £600

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Charles I (1625-1649), Group D, Crown, 1639-1640, Tower, CAROLVS • D .' G .' MAG .' BRI .' FR .' ET • HI .' REX, fourth crowned, draped and cuirassed bust left, falling lace collar, value behind, rev. CVLTORES • SVI • DEVS • PROTEGIT (m.m

Lot #: 24

Reserve: £400 - £600

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Commonwealth (1649-1660), Gold Crown, 1658, • THE COMMONWEALTH OF ENGLAN • English shield within palm and laurel wreath, rev. • 1658 • GOD • WITH • VS, conjoined shields of England and Ireland, 2.35g [36.2grns], 2h, m.m. anchor [over sun

Lot #: 25

Reserve: £6,000 - £10,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Henry VIII (1509-1547), Third Coinage, Half-Sovereign, 1546-1547, Bristol Castle, (Under-Treasurer, William Sharrington), (WS) hEnRIC ?x 8 : D '. G '. AGL .' FRAnCIE : Z : hIB .' REX : double saltire stops, King enthroned holding orb and

Lot #: 26

Reserve: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Edward VI (1547-1553), Second Period, Half-Sovereign, 1549, Tower II, (m.m.) EDWARD • VI • D • G • AGL • FRA • Z HIB • REX •, youthful bare head and cuirassed bust right, rosette stops, rev. (m.m.) SCVTVM • FIDEI • PROTEGET • EVM •, crowned

Lot #: 27

Reserve: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Edward VI (1547-1553), Third Period, Half-Sovereign, 1551-1553, Tower, (m.m.) EDWARD '. VI : D '. G '. AGL ': FRA ': Z : hIB ': REX :, crowned and cuirassed three-quarter length bust right, colon stops, rev. (m.m.) IhS '. AVTEM : TRAnSIE

Lot #: 28

Reserve: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Third 'Restoration' Coinage, Sixth Issue [Crown Gold], Half-Pound Sovereign [of 10-Shillings], (Pyx Period: 8 February 1599 - 30 April 1600), Tower, ELIZABETH : D .' G .' ANG .' FRA '. ET : HI .' REGINA, crowned bust

Lot #: 29

Reserve: £6,000 - £10,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021

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A Lost Parcel from the Celebrated Horace Hird Collection | Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Third 'Restoration' Coinage, Sixth Issue [Crown Gold], Half-Pound Sovereign [of 10-Shillings], (Pyx Period: 29 July 1601 - 14 May 1602), Tower, ELIZABETH : D .' G .' ANG .' FRA '. ET : HI .' REGINA, crowned bust 8B

Lot #: 30

Reserve: £6,000 - £10,000

Date: 28 Sep 2021