Welcome to Sovereign Rarities, a London based numismatic dealership, comprised of a team of experienced specialists who, with over one hundred years of experience are proud to offer their clients a professional and traditional service.

We are dealers in coins of exceptional quality and rarity, encompassing the Greek, Roman and Byzantine periods, British and World coins, Indian and Islamic coins, Commemorative Medals, and Numismatic Books.  Our dedicated team of specialists are passionate about their respective subjects, and welcome enquiries from anyone wishing to buy, sell or auction a single coin or group or seek advice about numismatics.

Our aim is simple: to offer our collectors the highest quality material available, and to provide professional advice and a bespoke personal service.  Our experienced team of specialists are on hand to answer your enquiries, and are in regular attendance at numismatic conventions both in the U.K. and around the world.

Sovereign Rarities is a proud member of the British Numismatic Trade Association (BNTA) and abide by their code of ethics so you can have confidence in buying from us knowing that all of our coins have been carefully and professionally researched. We also work in conjunction with museums and other academic institutions and societies to promote the study of numismatics.

We are based in Mayfair in central London, where you are welcome to come and view our stock.  Please visit us, or phone or email us; we look forward to welcoming you.


Highlights

James I third coinage gold Rose Ryal
James I (1603-1625), fine gold Rose Ryal of thirty shillings, Third coinage (1619-25), King in robes seated facing on plain back thr...
PRICE
£45,000
Abbasid, al-Muqtadir, Gold Dinar, Mah al-Kufa.
Abbasid, al-Muqtadir (AH 295-320 / 908-932 AD), Gold Dinar, Mah al-Kufa, AH 318, 4.28g (A 245.2). Bright, very fine.
PRICE
£550
George II 1753 Halfpenny
George II (1727-60), copper Halfpenny, 1753, older laureate and cuirassed bust left, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding bot...
PRICE
£500
Aurangzeb, Gold Mohur, Akbarabad.
India, Mughal Empire, Aurangzeb (AH 1068-1118 / 1658-1707 AD), Gold Mohur, Akbarabad, AH 1083, year 16, 10.94g (KM 315.5). A type wi...
PRICE
£995
City of London School, New Buildings Opened, 1882.
Victoria, City of London School, New Buildings Opened, 1882, Bronze Medal by JS & AB Wyon, conjoined busts of Albert Edward and ...
PRICE
£195
Edward IV, first reign Groat Bristol, type VII
Edward IV, first reign (1461-70), silver Groat of Fourpence, light coinage (1464-70), type VII, Bristol Mint, facing crowned bust wi...
PRICE
£375
Nerva, Silver Tetradrachm
Nerva (A.D. 96-98), Silver Tetradrachm. Mint of Antioch, struck A.D. 96. AVT NEPOV AΣ - KAIΣ ΣEB, laureate bust facing right, w...
PRICE
£3,250
Charles I 1643 Oxford Half-Pound
Charles I (1625-49), silver Half Pound of Ten Shillings, 1643, Oxford Mint, armoured King on horseback left, crowned holding sword, ...
PRICE
£9,500
Charles I 1643 Oxford Half-Unite
Charles I1625-49), gold Half Unite or Double Crown of Ten Shillings, 1643, Oxford mint, crowned bust of king left to edge of coin, m...
PRICE
£15,000
George IV 1830 Sovereign
George IV (1820-30), gold Sovereign, 1830, second bare head left, date below neck, legend and toothed border surrounding, .GEORGIUS ...
PRICE
£3,250
Valentinian II, Gold Solidus
Valentinian II (A.D. 375-392), Gold Solidus. Mint of Constantinople, struck A.D. 378-83. D N VALENTINI-ANVS P F AVG, rosette-diade...
PRICE
£3,250
Victoria 1887 Halfcrown
Victoria (1837-1901), silver Halfcrown, 1887, type A5, inferior workmanship, young head left, date below, legend VICTORIA DEI GRATIA...
PRICE
£400
George III 1809 Third-Guinea
George III (1760-1820), gold Third Guinea, 1809, third type, second laureate head right, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding...
PRICE
£800
William and Mary 1692 Halfcrown
William and Mary (1688-94), silver Halfcrown, 1692, conjoined laureate and draped busts right, Latin legend and toothed border surro...
PRICE
£2,750
George III 1820 Sovereign
George III (1760-1820), gold Sovereign, 1820, second laureate head right with more wiry hair, date below with open 2, Latin legend c...
PRICE
£3,250
William III 1697 Shilling
William III (1694-1702), silver Shilling, 1697, third laureate and draped bust right, legend and toothed border surrounding, GVLIELM...
PRICE
£850
Elizabeth II 1980 proof Five Pounds PF69 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Five-Pounds, 1980, crowned head right by designer Arnold Machin, Latin legend and toothed border s...
PRICE
£2,800
Caracalla, Gold Aureus
Caracalla (A.D. 198-217), Gold Aureus. Mint of Rome, struck A.D. 204. ANTON P AVG PONT TR P VII, laureate, draped and cuirassed bu...
PRICE
£14,000
George IV, Coronation, 1821.
George IV (1820-1830), Coronation, 1821, Gold Medal by B Pistrucci, laureate bust left, GEORGIUS IIII D.G. BRITANNIARUM REX F.D, rev...
PRICE
£300
Sheffield Younge gold Half-Guinea
19th Century Token, struck in gold, Yorkshire, Sheffield, Younge, Wilson & Younge, gold Half-Guinea Token, 1812, engraved by Hal...
PRICE
£8,750
Edward III Penny Durham, Pre-Treaty Series C
Edward III (1327-77), silver long cross Penny, Durham Mint, Pre-Treaty Period, class C, ecclesiastical issue under Bishop Hatfield, ...
PRICE
£75
Commonwealth 1656 Crown 6/4
Commonwealth (1649-60), silver Crown, 1656, second 6 struck over 4, English shield within laurel and palm branch, legends in English...
PRICE
£5,000
Portugal, Maria II 1835 gold Peca
Portugal, Maria II (1834-53), gold Peca (4-Escudos), 1835, Lisbon mint, diademed bust left, date below, rev. crowned coat of arms wi...
PRICE
£2,750
Ottoman Empire, Gold 50-Kurush, Manastir visit.
Ottoman Empire, Muhammad V (AH 1327-1336 / 1909-1918 AD), Gold 50-Kurush, AH 1327//3, mint visit to Manastir, 3.62g (KM 805). Uncirc...
PRICE
£800
Victoria 1892 Halfpenny
Victoria (1837-1901), bronze Halfpenny, 1892, "bun" type laureate and draped bust left, Latin legend and toothed border su...
PRICE
£300