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Lot 238 – Europe ยป Great Britain

Scotland 1602 (Au) 1 Sword &

Scotland 1602 (Au) 1 Sword & Sceptre, James VI (KM: 20, S-5460) James VI of Scotland was also the King of England & Ireland as James I, and in a reign spanning almost 58 years, he achieved much including surviving the infamous Gun Powder plot of 1605. Under his teneur the bible was translated into English (the King James Version). This coin has a buttery yellow complexion and is rather well struck for this type with a strong shield and well formed devices on the reverse (Eighth Coinage).

NGC Graded AU 50

NGC Certification: 2060291-040
Estimate 1’400 – 1’600 CHF
Auction date Fri 21 Oct 2016 at 13:30:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for CHF 1’900