British Colonial Coins Exceed Expectations at Official Coinex Auction 26th September 2013 saw the final Official Coinex Auction, and the start of a new adventure, with the first part of The Arielle Collection of British Colonial Coins going under the hammer. This first
(KM PS3).Brilliant mint state, all with light marks, this beautiful set has got to rank among the greatest rarities in the series. (5) A choice set and one of only a few sets still intact out of the original ten sets struck, two of which are “trapped” in museums in Australia and Canada
Sold for £7,200
Lot 3633 East Africa. George V, Silver 50-Cents/Shilling, 1920A, struck in very limited quantities at the Ackroyd and Best mint in Birmingham (KM 16). Choice mint state and probably unique in this grade. ex Pridmore Collection, lot 681, sold for £1700, a gift personally to him from the Ackroyd and Best mint.
Sold for: £4,320
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