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  1. Latest arrival (crown, LIX edge)
  2. Very nice that one, I don't think you have paid too much in today's market
  3. Paulus

    Degree of double strike

    Here's my 'double-struck' shilling as an extreme example
  4. Paulus

    Newly arrived, 1653 halfcrown

    My latest Tower Mint halfcrown, this one lower grade but mm Sun over Eye / Sun and Reverse reads CHRISO AVSPICHE REGNO
  5. Another 1915 halfcrown, I can't resist grabbing decent examples of 1911-19 halfcrowns at a good price
  6. Paulus

    Newly arrived, 1653 halfcrown

    A recent detector find, in the process of finding out more (if there is any more!) Reputable dealer though
  7. Absolutely splendid 1893 and 1920 examples, very well done!
  8. Previously posted in the hammered section, but an acquisition from this week
  9. I often increase the insurance on Special Delivery, I thought the maximum cover with the RM was £2,500? Good value imo, never had to claim so far ...
  10. The latest addition to my Charles I halfcrown collection, this a type 2b. Ex Lingford, Porter, Bull (the plate coin for 127/17)
  11. I'd agree with the grade opinion on the 1887, maybe slightly less on the 1902, here's mine
  12. Paulus

    Die Numbers

    I think they are not to be relied upon, I have this die no. 49 1878 shilling which I'm (fairly) sure is fourth head Bull 3051 even though the maximum die number is stated as 47
  13. Just landed. Forging ahead with my Charles I halfcrown collection, this (my first) Briot First Milled Issue example