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.


Elizabeth I gold Angel mintmark lis
Elizabeth I (1558-1603), fine gold Angel of ten shillings, first to fourth issue (1559-78), St Michael slaying dragon right, head br...
Edward IV, second reign Groat, London, type XXI
Edward IV, second reign (1471-83), silver Groat of Fourpence, type XXI, London Mint, facing crowned bust with rose on breast, within...
Muwahhid/Muwahhid style, Gold Dinar mule.
Muwahhid/Muwahhid style, Gold Dinar, obv. Abu Abd Allah Muhammad (AH 610-20 / 1213-24 AD), rev. Abu Hafs Umar (AH 646-65 / 1266-69 A...
Edward I Penny London
Edward I (1272-1307), silver long cross Penny, class 1c (May-December 1279), London Mint, facing crowned bust, Latin legend and bead...
Aurangzeb, Gold Mohur, Allahabad.
India, Mughal Empire, Aurangzeb (AH 1068-1118 / 1658-1707 AD), Gold Mohur, Allahabad, AH 1079, year 12, 11.01g (KM 315.9). Clear, al...
Kingdom of Baktria, Eukratides I, Silver Tetradrachm
Kingdom of Baktria, Eukratides I (c. 171-145 B.C.), Silver Tetradrachm. Diademed head of King facing right, wearing a crested helmet...
Lucania, Thurion, Silver Didrachm
Lucania, Thurion (c. 443-400 B.C.), Silver Didrachm. Head of Athena facing right, wearing an Attic helmet decorated with a laurel-wr...
Charles II 1673 Half-Guinea
Charles II (1660-85), gold Half-Guinea, 1673, second laureate head right, legend surrounding, CAROLVS.II. DEI. GRATIA, toothed borde...
Group of 5 Edward VII 1902 Five-Pounds
A group of five Edward VII (1901-1910) gold Five-Pounds, 1902, Coronation year, bare head right, De S. below truncation for engraver...
Victoria 1847 Penny
Victoria (1837-1901), copper Penny, 1847, young filleted head left, date below, W.W. incuse on truncation, Latin legend and toothed ...
Constantius II, Gold Solidus
Constantius II (A.D. 337-361), Gold Solidus. Mint of Nicomedia, struck A.D. 351-5. FL IVL COSTAN-TIVS PERP AVG, pearl-diademed, helm...
Russia, Nicholas II 1915 5-Kopeks
Russia, Nicholas II (1894-1917), Silver 5-Kopeks, 1915 BC, Petrograd mint, imperial eagle, rev. value and date within wreath (KM Y 1...
Ottoman Empire, Gold 25-Kurush, Bursa visit.
Ottoman Empire, Muhammad V (AH 1327-1336 / 1909-1918 AD), Gold 25-Kurush, AH 1327//1, mint visit to Bursa, 1.80g (KM 787; F 63). Goo...
Scotland James VI gold Half Unit
Scotland, Charles I (1625-49), gold Half-Unit or Double Crown, first coinage (1625-35), crowned bust of James VI of Scotland right w...
Charles II Pattern Halfpenny
Charles II (1660-85), copper Pattern Halfpenny, undated issue, laureate and cuirassed bust left, legend and raised rims surrounding ...
Henry VII gold Angel, class IV / V mule
Henry VII (1485-1509), gold Angel of six shillings and eight pence, type IV/V, St Michael slaying dragon, beaded circle and Latin le...
Edward III Half-Noble, L on reverse
Edward III (1327-77), gold Half-Noble of three Shillings and Fourpence, second period (1344-46), London Mint, King standing with swo...
Victoria 1856 Halfpenny
Victoria (1837-1901), copper Halfpenny, 1856, young filleted head left, W:W. incuse on truncation for engraver William Wyon, date be...
Spanish Umayyad, Gold Dinar, al-Andalus, AH391.
Spanish Umayyad, Hisham II, 1st reign (366-399h / 976-1009), Gold Dinar, al-Andalus, AH 391, 3.44g (A 358). Strong good very fine, a...
Mysia, Pergamon, Silver Tetradrachm
Mysia, Pergamum (c. 133-67 B.C.), Silver Cistophoric Tetradrachm, struck c. 76 B.C. Cista mystica, with serpent emerging; all within...
George V 1935 Proof Florin PF66
George V (1910-36), Proof half-silver Florin, 1935, V.I.P. issue for silver Jubilee year, bare head left with raised BM for Bertram ...
Durrani, Gold Mohur.
Afghanistan, Durrani Shahs, Ahmad Shah (1747-72), Gold Mohur, Ahmadnagar Farrukhabad, AH 1173//14, 11.16g (KM 105). Ex-mount, cleane...
Victoria 1887 Sovereign DISH L1 R5
Victoria (1837-1901), gold Sovereign, 1887, London, Tower Hill Mint, Golden Jubilee style bust facing left, small crown and veil on ...
Cn. Pompeius Magnus, Silver Denarius
Cn. Pompeius Magnus, Silver Denarius. Travelling mint, struck by Cn. Calpurnius Piso, Spring 48 B.C. [CN] PISO PRO Q, bearded head o...
Henry VIII gold Angel mintmark castle
Henry VIII (1509-47), fine gold Angel of six shillings and eight pence, first coinage (1509-26), St Michael slaying dragon, halo bre...