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

George III 1804 Third-Guinea
George III (1760-1820), gold Third Guinea, 1804, third type, second laureate head right, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding...
PRICE
£875
Edward the Black Prince Demi Gros Limoges
Edward the Black Prince (1362-72), silver Demi-Gros of two sterlings value, Limoges Mint, second issue, Prince in profile right poin...
PRICE
£275
Elizabeth II 1996 proof Five-Pounds PF69 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Five-Pounds, 1996, crowned bust right, RDM incuse on truncation for designer Raphael Maklouf, Lati...
PRICE
£2,100
George III 1787 Shilling hearts
George III (1760-1820), silver Shilling, 1787, laureate and draped bust right, legend surrounding, GEORGIVS. III . DEI. GRATIA. rev....
PRICE
£135
Oliver Cromwell 1658 Crown
Oliver Cromwell (d.1658), silver Crown, 1658, 8 in date struck over 7, laureate and draped bust left, raised die flaw at early stage...
PRICE
£12,500
Elizabeth II 2004 proof Two-Pounds PF68 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Two-Pounds, 2004, crowned head right, IRB initials below for designer Ian Rank-Broadley, Latin leg...
PRICE
£600
Charles I 1643 Oxford Half-Unite
Charles I1625-49), gold Half Unite or Double Crown of Ten Shillings, 1643, Oxford mint, crowned bust of king left to edge of coin, m...
PRICE
£15,000
George VI 1937 Proof Half-Sovereign
George VI (1936-52), gold Proof Half-Sovereign, 1937, bare head left, initials HP below neck for Humphrey Paget, GEORGIVS VI D:G: BR...
PRICE
£1,250
Diadumenian, Silver Denarius
Diadumenian (A.D. 218), Silver Denarius. Mint of Rome, struck as Caesar. M OPEL ANT DIADVMENIAN CAES, bare-headed, draped and cuir...
PRICE
£495
George IV 1826 proof Sovereign PF63 CAMEO
George IV (1820-30), gold Proof Sovereign, 1826, second bare head left, date below neck, legend and toothed border surrounding, rose...
PRICE
£10,000
Victoria 1887 Sixpence, young head
Victoria (1837-1901), silver Sixpence, 1887, third young head left, legend VICTORIA DEI GRATIA BRITANNIAR: REG: F: D: toothed border...
PRICE
£135
Oliver Cromwell 1656 Halfcrown
Oliver Cromwell (d.1658), silver Halfcrown, 1656, laureate and draped bust left, abbreviated Latin legend and toothed border surroun...
PRICE
£7,500
Hudids, Gold Dinar, Baeza, AH 548.
Islamic Spain, Taifas, Hudids of Eastern Spain, Anonymous (c. AH 544-548 / 1149-1153 AD), Murabitid style Gold Dinar, Baeza AH 548, ...
PRICE
£26,000
George IV 1825 Penny
George IV (1820-30), copper Penny, 1825, laureate head left, date below, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding, GEORGIUS IV DE...
PRICE
£350
Richard II Noble, Calais mint
Richard II (1377-99), gold Noble of six shillings and eight pence, Calais Mint, type 2a, no French title in legend, armoured King st...
PRICE
£8,750
Victoria 1890 Penny
Victoria (1837-1901), bronze Penny, 1890, "bun" type laureate and draped bust left, Latin legend and toothed border surrou...
PRICE
£300
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...
PRICE
£850
Durrani, Gold Mohur, Rikab, AH 1219.
Afghanistan, Durrani Shahs, Shah Shuja' al-Mulk, first reign (AH 1218-1224 / AD 1803-1809), Gold Mohur, Mubarak Rikab, AH 1219, ...
PRICE
£13,000
Henry VII gold Half Angel class I
Henry VII (1485-1509), gold Half Angel of three shillings and four pence, class I, St Michael slaying dragon right, Latin legend and...
PRICE
£12,500
George II 1731 Half-Guinea
George II (1727-60), gold Half-Guinea, 1731, young laureate head left, legend GEORGIVS. II . DEI. GRATIA. toothed border around rim ...
PRICE
£1,250
Elizabeth II 1980 proof Two-Pounds PF68 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Two-Pounds, 1980, crowned head right by designer Arnold Machin, Latin legend and toothed border su...
PRICE
£750
Victoria 1890 Florin
Victoria (1837-1901), silver Florin, 1890, crowned and veiled Jubilee type bust left, J.E.B. on truncation for engraver Joseph Edgar...
PRICE
£600
Kyrenaika, Kyrene, Gold 1/10 Stater
Kyrenaika, Kyrene (c. 331-322 B.C.), Gold 1/10 Stater. Magistrate Aristis. [API], bearded head of Zeus Ammon facing left, wearing h...
PRICE
£850
Spanish Netherlands, Philip II, Overijssel, Ducat
Spanish Netherlands, Philip II of Spain (1556-98), Overijssel, gold Ducat of Spanish style, PHS DEI GRAT HISPANIAR REX, crowned bust...
PRICE
£1,250
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...
PRICE
£85