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.


Henry III Penny voided long cross London, class 2b
Henry III (1216-72), silver voided long cross Penny, class 2b (1248-50), London Mint, moneyer Nicole, facing crowned head, Latin leg...
William I Penny PAX type Taunton Alfwine
William I (1066-87), silver PAXS Penny (1083-86), Taunton Mint, Moneyer Aelfwine, facing crowned bust with sceptre to right, crown 1...
Caligula, Silver Denarius
Caligula (A.D. 37-41), and Germanicus, Silver Denarius. Mint of Lugdunum, struck A.D. 37-8. C CAESAR AVG GERM P M TR PO[T], laurea...
Charles I Shilling mm (R) Tower Mint under Parliament, very rare
Charles I (1625-49), silver Shilling, Tower under Parliament issue, Group G, type 44, sixth crowned bust left, stellate lace collar,...
Elizabeth II 1998 proof Five-Pounds PF69 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Five-Pounds, 1998, crowned head right, IRB initials below for designer Ian Rank-Broadley, Latin le...
Victoria 1893 silver proof Set
Victoria (1837-1901), silver Proof set (6), 1893, silver Crown, Halfcrown, Florin, Shilling, Sixpence and Threepence, older crowned ...
Victoria 1858 Farthing
Victoria (1837-1901), copper Farthing, 1858, young filleted head left, w.w. incuse on truncation for engraver William Wyon, date bel...
Commonwealth Sixpence 1660 mm anchor
Commonwealth (1649-60), silver Sixpence, 1660, English shield within laurel and palm branch, legends in English language, initial ma...
George III 1819 LIX Crown MS63
George III (1760-1820), silver Crown, 1819 LIX, laureate head right, PISTRUCCI below truncation, date below, Latin legend and toothe...
William III 1701 Half-Guinea
William III (1694-1702), gold Half-Guinea, 1701, first laureate head right, legend surrounding, GVLIELMVS. III.DEI. GRA., toothed bo...
Ostrogothic Kingdom, Theodoric, Gold Solidus
Ostrogothic Kingdom, Theodoric (A.D. 493-526), Gold Solidus, in the name of Anastasius I. Mint of Rome. D N ANASTA-SIVS P F AVG, pea...
Scotland James V gold Crown of 20 Shillings
Scotland, James V (1513-42), gold Abbey Crown of Twenty Scottish Shillings, struck in 21 carat gold at Holyrood House, second coinag...
Edward the Confessor Penny York, pyramids type
Edward the Confessor (1042-66), silver Penny, pyramids type (1065-66), York Mint, Moneyer Thor, crowned King right, holding sceptre,...
William IV 1831 Proof Half-Sovereign
William IV (1830-37), gold Proof Half-Sovereign, 1831, struck on the small size flan, bare head right, legend and toothed border sur...
Victoria 1844 Half-Farthing
Victoria (1837-1901), copper Half-Farthing, 1844, young filleted head left, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding, VICTORIA D:...
Elizabeth II 1990 proof Five-Pounds PF69 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Five-Pounds 1990, crowned head right, RDM incuse on truncation for designer Raphael Maklouf, Latin...
Victoria 1881H Halfpenny
Victoria (1837-1901), bronze Halfpenny, 1881 H, struck by the Heaton Mint of Birmingham, "bun" type laureate and draped bu...
Royal Mint set of fourteen 2008 gold proof £1
Elizabeth II (1952 -), Royal Mint set of fourteen 2008 gold proof £1, each struck in 22 carats gold to proof standard and weigh...
Aurangzeb, Gold Mohur, Akbarabad.
India, Mughal Empire, Aurangzeb (AH 1068-1118 / 1658-1707 AD), Gold Mohur, Akbarabad, AH 1091, year 24, 10.94g (KM 315.5). A type wi...
George II 1730 Proof Farthing
George II (1727-60), copper Proof Farthing, 1730, laureate and cuirassed bust left, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding, GEO...
Henry VIII Testoon
Henry VIII (1509-47), debased silver Testoon, Tower Mint, third coinage (1544-47), facing crowned bust of King in ruff, Latin legend...
Edward VII 1902 proof Set Five Pounds down
Edward VII (1901-10), Matt Proof four gold and nine silver coin Set, 1902, Coronation year, gold Five Pounds, Two Pounds, Sovereign ...
Elizabeth II 2018 proof Two-Pounds PF70 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), 65th Anniversary of Her Majesty's Coronation, gold proof Two-Pounds, 2018, crowned head right, JC initial...
Augustus, Silver Denarius
Augustus (27 B.C. - A.D. 14), Silver Denarius. Mint of Lugdunum, struck 8-7 B.C. AVGVSTVS - DIVI F, laureate head facing right, re...
William III 1697 Sixpence
William III (1694-1702), silver Sixpence, 1697, second laureate and draped bust right, legend and toothed border surrounding, GVLIEL...