Lockdales Coin Auction – 23 January 2022
Lockdales held an auction on 23 January 2022. Below, is my selection from the auction with the hammer price, if the lot was sold. The full catalogue can be found here.
There is a buyer’s premium of18% (plus VAT) on the hammer price.
James I (1603-25) gold Laurel of Twenty Shillings (as shown by the XX), third coinage (1619-25), fourth laureate and draped bust. The trefoil mint mark, on both sides, was the final mint mark of James’s reign. £925,429 of 22 carat crown gold was struck for this mint mark from 1st April 1624 until 7th July 1625.
The reverse legend reads FACIA MEOSIN GENTEM VNAM “I will make them one nation’“