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

Edward I Penny, long cross, Exeter
Edward I (1272-1307), silver long cross Penny, class 9b (1299-1300/01), Exeter Mint, facing crowned bust, Latin legend and beaded bo...
PRICE
£95
France 1905-A gold 100-Francs
France, Third Republic (1871-1940), gold 100-Francs "Génie" type, 1905-A, Paris mint, Angel inscribing the Constituti...
PRICE
£1,150
George II 1741/39 Halfcrown
George II (1727-60), silver Halfcrown, 1741, 41 of date struck over 39, young laureate and draped bust left, legend and toothed bord...
PRICE
£2,500
Allectus, AE Antoninianus
Allectus (A.D. 293-296), AE Antoninianus. Mint of Londinium. IMP C ALLECTVS P F AVG, radiate and cuirassed bust facing right, rev....
PRICE
£450
Victoria 1887 Penny
Victoria (1837-1901), bronze Penny, 1887, laureate "bun style" bust left, legend and toothed border surrounding, VICTORIA ...
PRICE
£200
Scotland, Robert II Groat
Scotland, Robert II (1371-90), silver Groat, Perth Mint, crowned head left, sceptre before with small star at base of handle, double...
PRICE
£475
1662 Bristol Farthing by Ramage
Gloucestershire, Bristol, City Farthing, 1662, City arms of a ship sailing left from a Seagate, beaded inner and outer circles with ...
PRICE
£75
Carausius, AE Antoninianus
Carausius (A.D. 287-293), AE Antoninianus. Mint of London. IMP C CARAVSIVS P F AVG, radiate and cuirassed bust facing right, rev. ...
PRICE
£280
George IV 1826 proof Farthing
George IV (1820-30), Proof bronzed copper Farthing, 1826, laureate head left, date below, Latin legend and toothed border surroundin...
PRICE
£750
Harthacanute Penny, full name, arm and sceptre Lincoln
Harthacanute (1035-42), silver Penny, Lincoln Mint, Moneyer Wulfnoth, diademed bust left with arm and sceptre, legend commences at t...
PRICE
£6,500
Edward I Halfpenny London
Edward I (1272-1307), silver long cross Halfpenny, class 7, (1292-96), London Mint, facing crowned bust, Latin legend and beaded bor...
PRICE
£125
Victoria 1844 Halfcrown
Victoria (1837-1901), silver Halfcrown, 1844, no serifs on 4s, young filleted head left, date below, Latin legend and toothed border...
PRICE
£1,750
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
Umayyad, Silver Dirham, al-Andalus, AH108.
Umayyad, temp. Hisham b. 'Abd al-Malik (105-125h / 724-743), Silver Dirham, al-Andalus, AH 108, 2.93g (Klat 121). Areas of minor...
PRICE
£2,000
Canute Penny Quatrefoil Castle Gotha Wulfmaer
Canute (1016-35), silver quatrefoil Penny (c.1017-25), Castle Gotha Mint, Moneyer Wulfmaer, crowned and draped bust left within quat...
PRICE
£5,750
Aurangzeb, Gold Mohur, Golkanda.
India, Mughal Empire, Aurangzeb (AH 1068-1118 / 1658-1707 AD), Gold Mohur, Golkanda, AH 1086, year 29, 10.98g (KM 315.18). Almost co...
PRICE
£995
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
William IV 1831 proof Farthing
William IV (1830-37), Proof bronzed copper Farthing, 1831, bare head right, W.W. incuse on truncation, date below, Latin legend and ...
PRICE
£750
George I 1724 WCC Shilling
George I (1714-27), silver Shilling, 1724 W.C.C., initials of the Welsh Copper Company under second laureate and draped bust right, ...
PRICE
£6,500
Edward the Elder two-line type Penny, Ealhstan
Edward the Elder (899-924), silver Penny, two line type, Moneyer Ealhstan, small cross pattee, Latin legend and linear circles surro...
PRICE
£1,250
Henry VI Grand Blanc aux Ecus, St Lo mint
Anglo-Gallic, Henry VI (1422-53), silver Grand Blanc of Ten Pence, St Lo Mint, shield of France and English Royal Arms, hERICVS abov...
PRICE
£375
Aethelred II Long Cross Penny, Leicester Mint, Moneyer Thurulf
Aethelred II (978-1016), silver long cross Penny (c.997-1003), Leicester Mint, Moneyer Thurulf, draped bust left of unusual style, L...
PRICE
£875
Phoenicia, Byblos, 'Ozba'al, Silver Shekel
Phoenicia, Byblos, 'Ozba'al (c. 400-365 B.C.), Silver Shekel. Three hoplites, wearing armour and holding shields, on a gall...
PRICE
£1,200
Victoria 1847 Penny
Victoria (1837-1901), copper Penny, 1847, young filleted head left, date below, W.W. incuse on truncation, Latin legend and toothed ...
PRICE
£200
Charles II 1672 Maundy set all 2 over 1
Charles II (1660-85), silver Maundy Set, 1672, 2 of dates all struck over 1, Four, Three, Two and One Pence, each with laureate and ...
PRICE
£325