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Lot 234 – Europe ยป Great Britain

Great Britain (England) (1505-09) (Au) Angel

Great Britain (England) (1505-09) (Au) Angel : Henry VII (S-2187) The engraving style changed towards the middle of this reign. The saint was altered to depict him standing with two feet holding down the dragon and he is clad in a combination of feathers and armor, instead of the feathers seen on most previous Angels, giving him a more human look. This example was well struck on a large flan with slightly weaker striking at the centers.

NGC Graded AU 58

NGC Certification: 2056938-038
Estimate 1’800-2’500 CHF
Auction date Fri 21 Oct 2016 at 13:30:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for CHF 2’200