Rare English Civil War Coin to Make £50,000 at Auction

GerryF

GerryF

2015-07-06 12:16:30

A rare £1 coin dating back to the English Civil War that was passed down through one family for generations could make as much as £50,000 at auction. 

The coin is a silver Declaration pound which was struck in Oxford in 1643-just 6 years before Charles I was beheaded, representing a pivotal moment in Britain's history. 

The highly sought after coin is to auction with Dukes Auctioneers on the 12th of March. 

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