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

Zeugitana, Carthage, Gold Stater
Zeugitana, Carthage (c. 350-320 B.C.), Gold Stater. Head of Tanit facing left, wearing a wreath of corn-ears, an earring and a neck...
PRICE
£8,000
Sicily, Syracuse, Hieronymous, Silver 10 Litrai
Sicily, Syracuse, Hieronymous (215-214 B.C.), Silver 10 Litrai. Diademed head facing left, retrograde K behind, rev. BAΣIΛEOΣ / I...
PRICE
£3,250
George IV 1820 Halfcrown
George IV (1820-30), silver Halfcrown, 1820, first laureate head left, raised B.P. below neck for engraver and designer Benedetto Pi...
PRICE
£650
Tiberius, Gold Aureus
Tiberius (A.D. 14-37), Gold Aureus. Mint of Lugudnum. TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVSTVS, laureate head facing right, rev. PONTIF MAXIM,...
PRICE
£14,000
Elizabeth II 1985 proof Five-Pounds PF69 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Five-Pounds, 1985, crowned head right, RDM incuse on truncation for designer Raphael Maklouf, Lati...
PRICE
£2,200
Ottoman Empire, Gold 50-Kurush, Salonika visit.
Ottoman Empire, Muhammad V (AH 1327-1336 / 1909-1918 AD), Gold 50-Kurush, AH 1327//3, mint visit to Salonika, 3.62g (KM 811). Good e...
PRICE
£1,000
George I 1717 Proof Halfpenny
George I (1714-27), copper Proof Halfpenny, 1717, engraved by John Croker, laureate and cuirassed bust right, Latin legend within li...
PRICE
£1,750
Elizabeth II 1985 proof Five-Pounds PF69 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Five-Pounds 1985, crowned head right, RDM incuse on truncation for designer Raphael Maklouf, Latin...
PRICE
£2,200
Victoria 1893 gold Five-Pounds MS62
Victoria (1837-1901), gold Five Pounds, 1893, crowned, veiled bust left, T.B. initials below truncation for engraver Thomas Brock, L...
PRICE
£6,500
Victoria 1887 Two-Pounds, Jubilee issue
Victoria (1837-1901), gold Two Pounds, 1887, Jubilee type crowned bust left, J.E.B. initials on truncation, VICTORIA D: G: BRITT: RE...
PRICE
£1,650
Richard II Hardi d'Argent, lion in first quarter of reverse
Richard II (1377-99), silver Hardi d'Argent of one sterling, King half-length facing crowned with finger pointing, sword resting...
PRICE
£475
Edward I silver Farthing London, class 10
Edward I (1272-1307), silver Farthing, London Mint, class 10, facing crowned bust in beaded circle, initial mark cross pattee and le...
PRICE
£75
George III, Coronation, 1761.
George III (1760-1820), Coronation, 1761, Silver Medal by L Natter, laureate and armoured bust right, GEORGIVS. III. D.G.M. BRI. FRA...
PRICE
£950
James I Harrington Farthing type 2 mm trefoil on reverse
James I (1603-25), copper Harrington Farthing, type 2 (1616-21), crown over crossed sceptres, Latin legend and beaded border surroun...
PRICE
£75
Carausius, AE Antoninianus
Carausius (A.D. 287-293), AE Antoninianus. Uncertain mint. IMP C CARAVSIVS AVG, radiate and draped bust facing right, rev. M-ON-ET...
PRICE
£440
Victoria 1844 Half-Farthing
Victoria (1837-1901), copper Half-Farthing, 1844, young filleted head left, legend and toothed border surrounding, VICTORIA D: G: BR...
PRICE
£110
George III 1806 Third-Guinea MS62
George III (1760-1820), gold Third Guinea, 1806, third type, second laureate head right, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding...
PRICE
£875
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
£2,000
Southern Rhodesia 1937 5-coins Proof set
Southern Rhodesia, George VI (1936-52), 5-coins silver proof Set, 1937, Halfcrown, Two-Shillings, Shilling, Sixpence and Threepence ...
PRICE
£3,850
Victoria 1880 Florin
Victoria (1837-1901), silver Florin, 1880, Gothic type, crowned Gothic type bust left, Latin legend in Gothic letters with linear an...
PRICE
£750
Elizabeth II 2011 proof Five Pounds PR70DCAM
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Five-Pounds, 2011, crowned head right, IRB initials below for designer Ian Rank-Broadley, Latin le...
PRICE
£1,850
George III 1787 Shilling no stops date, no hearts
George III (1760-1820), silver Shilling, 1787, second 7 struck over 6, no stops at date, laureate and draped bust right, legend surr...
PRICE
£675
Bombay Presidency, Gold Rupee.
India, British India, Bombay Presidency, Gold Rupee, Mumbai, no date [1803-24], year 4x, privy mark 4b[ star], 0.77g (Pridmore 265; ...
PRICE
£375
Kushan, Kipanada, Gold Dinar.
Kushan Empire, Kipanada (c.345-375 AD), Gold Dinar, king standing facing, head left, lowering his right hand to altar, above which i...
PRICE
£500
Hafsid, Gold Dinar.
Hafsid, Abul Abbas Ahmed III (948-977h / 1542-1569), Gold Dinar, no mint, no date, 4.64g (A 510; Hazard 608). Good very fine. &nbs...
PRICE
£1,000