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WTH-5796:  1551 Edward VI Hammered Silver Halfcrown.  Fine silver issue, i.m. y is 1551 only.  Southwark.  The first English coin dated in the way we recognise (ie not Roman numerals).  A large, problem-free Tudor silver coin.  £1,685






WTH-6631:  1549 Edward VI Hammered Silver Shilling.  Initial mark Y, bust 5, Southwark mint.  Ex Carlyon-Britton (pre ’63), ex Seaby 1963.  Sold with 1963 ticket.  Hard to photograph so here’s an extra image using a cheap camera phone.  Spink 2266B.  Very good silver content coupled with an excellent portrait and good legends.  £445


WTH-6338:  1550 Edward VI Hammered Silver Shilling.  Tower mint, bust 4, initial mark Swan.  Dated 1550 which is a rarer year than the usual 1549.  Spink 2466 (£900 2016).  High grade for issue with silver content looking very much like that of the Fine Silver issue of 1551.  £389


WTH-6586:  1551-53 Edward VI Hammered Fine Silver Issue Shilling.  Initial mark Tun, Spink 2482.  My camera looks to be on its way out because unlike the image, this coin is very silver in appearance.  Accompanied by an old collector’s ticket.  £385






WTH-6401:  1551-53 Edward VI Hammered Silver Sixpence.  Fine issue, im Tun.  Spink 2483.  Very good grade.  £395






WTH-6325:  Edward VI Hammered Silver Portrait Halfgroat.  First issue of 1547-49.  Spink 2459.  Rare in this grade - £1,350 in VF and this is about that grade for issue.  Ex Spink.  £995






WTH-6613:  Edward VI Hammered Billon Silver Penny.  Third period, circa 1551, initial mark Mullet.  Spink 2475.  York mint.  £95