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Led by specialist Timothy Medhurst, Duke’s coin and medal department has grown exponentially in recent years. With two comprehensively catalogued specialist auctions a year, Duke’s are able to handle early mediaeval coins through to modern proof sets, together with commemorative medals and medallions. For further information please contact the department.


Charles I, 1625-49. AR Pound (52mm,120g). Attributed to Thomas Rawlins. Declaration Type. Oxford Mint; im: plume (with bands). GVF, attractive and striking example with natural dark toning, light wear only visible on highest points. Very rare.

Sold for £56,120


A rare and important Russian commemorative medal. Transportation of the granite monolith for the monument to Peter I, 1770, struck in gold, by J.C.G.Jaeger.

Provenance: The Batten Family, Church Farm, Ryme Intrinseca, Dorset

Sold for £97,600


America, Cent, 1794. 'Liberty Cap' type. Head right above date, value within wreath on reverse, 'ONE HUNDRED FOR A DOLLAR' on edge. EF, an attractive colour with underlying lustre, obverse slightly off center.

Sold for £11,225


 

Coins and Medals Specialists

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    Timothy Medhurst

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Forthcoming Fine Art Sales

22nd February 2018
Spring Fine Art Sale - 22nd and 23rd February 2018

Quarterly Fine Art auctions to include Silver, Jewellery, Paintings, Ceramics, Furniture and Works of Art

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12th April 2018
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Previous Fine Art Sales

7th December 2017
Jewellery and Silver, Furniture and Works of Art - [7th and 8th December 2017]

Including a private collection of tin plate trains and accessories from a Noble European Family

6th December 2017
Fine Wines

Including the Cellar of the Late Sir Antony Jay

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9th January 2018
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5th December 2017
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Featured Lots

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  • ANTON FRUHAUF (1914-1999): A MODERNIST AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND COCKTAIL RING

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