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.


George IV 1827 Sovereign
George IV (1820-30), gold Sovereign, 1827, second bare head left, date below neck, legend and toothed border surrounding, .GEORGIUS ...
Victoria 1887 proof Florin CGS AU78
Victoria (1837-1901), silver Proof Florin, 1887, crowned and veiled Jubilee type bust left, J.E.B. on truncation for engraver Joseph...
Ireland, John as King, silver Halfpenny, Dublin, moneyer Roberd
Ireland, John as King (1199-1216), silver Halfpenny, Dublin Mint, moneyer Roberd, facing crowned head in triangle with star inside e...
Umayyad, Spanish Type Globular Solidus.
Islamic Spain, Arab-Byzantine/Umayyad, temp. al-Walid I b. 'Abd al-Malik (AH 86-96 / 705-715 AD), pale gold Globular Solidus, i...
Victoria 1887 M Sovereign DISH M4 CGS 65, UK grading
Victoria (1837-1901), gold Sovereign, 1887, Melbourne, Australia Mint, Golden Jubilee style bust facing left, small crown and veil o...
Sicily, Gela, Silver Didrachm
Sicily, Gela (c. 490-475 B.C.), Silver Didrachm. Rider, naked but for a helmet, on a horse galloping right, hurling a spear from his...
Elizabeth II 1994 proof Two-Pounds Bank of England Anniversary error mule
Elizabeth II (1952-), gold Proof striking of currency Double Sovereign, 1994, Bank of England 300th anniversary, error "mule&qu...
Abbasid, Gold Dinar, Madinat al-Salam, AH493.
Abbasid, al-Mustazhir (AH 487-512 / 1094-1118 AD), Gold Dinar, Madinat al-Salam AH 493, 2.14g (Album B266; Jafar, Saljuq Baghdad A M...
Maurice Tiberius, Gold Tremissis
Maurice Tiberius (A.D. 582-602), Gold Tremissis. Mint of Constantinople. D N TIbE-RI PP AVG, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust f...
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...
George III 1797 Penny
George III (1760-1820), copper Penny, 1797, laureate and draped bust right, ten leaves in wreath, K.: raised on truncation for engra...
Commonwealth Sixpence 1660 mm anchor
Commonwealth (1649-60), silver Sixpence, 1660, English shield within laurel and palm branch, legends in English language, initial ma...
Edward VII 1908 Halfcrown
Edward VII (1901-10), silver Halfcrown, 1908, bare head right, DES below truncation for engraver George William De Saulles, Latin le...
Augustus, Silver Denarius
Augustus (27 B.C. - A.D. 14), Silver Denarius, struck by M. Sanquinius, 17 B.C. DIVI F - AVGVSTVS. Bare head of Augustus facing ri...
Anglo Gallic, Edward III Guyennois d'Or, third issue, Bordeaux
Edward III (1327-77), gold Guyennois D'Or, third issue, (c.1362), Bordeaux Mint, armoured crowned figure of King walking right, ...
James I silver Halfpenny
James I (1603-25), silver Halfpenny, first coinage (1603-04), portcullis with chains, initial mark thistle (1603-04) above, rev. lon...
Victoria 1890 Penny
Victoria (1837-1901), bronze Penny, 1890, laureate "bun style" bust left, legend and toothed border surrounding, VICTORIA ...
Victoria 1887S Sovereign Dish S1
Victoria (1837-1901), gold Sovereign, 1887, Sydney, Australia Mint, Golden Jubilee style bust facing left, small crown and veil on h...
William III 1698 Halfcrown
William III (1694-1702), silver Halfcrown, 1698, first laureate and draped bust right, legend surrounding, GVLIELMVS. III. DEI. GRA....
George III 1770 proof Halfpenny PR65BN
George III (1760-1820), copper Proof Halfpenny, 1770, laureate and cuirassed bust right, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding...
George III 1810 Third Guinea
George III (1760-1820), gold Third Guinea, 1810, third type, second laureate head right, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding...
Henry V Noble, Class C, broken annulet on hull
Henry V (1413-22), gold Noble of six shillings and eight pence, London Mint, class C, King standing in ship with upright sword and q...
Victoria 1856 Farthing
Victoria (1837-1901), copper Farthing, 1856, young filleted head left, W W incuse on truncation for engraver William Wyon, date belo...
Charles II 1684 Tin Farthing
Charles II (1660-85), Tin Farthing, 1684, copper plug at centre, laureate and cuirassed bust left, Latin legend and toothed border s...
Elizabeth II 1992 proof Five Pounds PF69 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Five-Pounds, 1992, crowned head right, RDM incuse on truncation for designer Raphael Maklouf, Lati...