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

Anglo-Gallic, Henry VI Salut d'Or Rouen
Henry VI, King of England and France (1422-53), gold Salut D'Or, Rouen Mint, second issue (issued from 6th September 1423), stan...
PRICE
£3,000
Victoria 1845 silver Halfcrown
Victoria (1837-1901), silver Halfcrown, 1845, 5 of date struck over 3, young filleted head left, date below, Latin legend and toothe...
PRICE
£3,500
Edward I Penny class 7a, rose on breast, Canterbury
Edward I (1272-1307), silver long cross Penny, class 7a (c.1292-96), Canterbury Mint, facing crowned bust, rose on breast, Latin leg...
PRICE
£100
Ottoman Empire, Gold 25-Kurush, Bursa visit.
Ottoman Empire, Muhammad V (AH 1327-1336 / 1909-1918 AD), Gold 25-Kurush, AH 1327//1, mint visit to Bursa, 1.80g (KM 787; F 63). Goo...
PRICE
£800
George IV 1826 Sovereign
George IV (1820-30), gold Sovereign, 1826, second bare head left, date below neck, legend and toothed border surrounding, .GEORGIUS ...
PRICE
£1,850
Charles I gold Unite, lightweight issue
Charles I (1625-49), gold Unite, lightweight issue (14th August - 7th September 1626), group B, second crowned and draped bust in ru...
PRICE
£9,750
Coronation of Victoria 1838.
Coronation of Victoria 1838, the Silver Medal by Benedetto Pistrucci, bust left, VICTORIA D.G. BRITANNIARUM REGINA F.D. rev Britanni...
PRICE
£850
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. Mint of London. IMP C CARAVSIVS P F AVG, radiate and cuirassed bust facing right, rev. ...
PRICE
£280
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
Charles I Richmond Farthing CARA counterfeit
Charles I (1625-49), copper Richmond Farthing, type 2 CARA counterfeit (1626-31), crown over crossed sceptres, Latin legend and oute...
PRICE
£250
George III 1816 Eighteenpence
George III (1760-1820), silver Bank Token of Eighteenpence, 1816, second laureate head right, Latin legend GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA R...
PRICE
£275
George III 1790 Half-Guinea
George III (1760-1820), gold Half-Guinea, 1790, fifth laureate head right, legend GEORGIVS III DEI. GRATIA. rev. crowned quartered s...
PRICE
£800
Caligula, Silver Denarius
Caligula (A.D. 37-41), Silver Denarius. Mint of Rome, struck A.D. 37-8. C CAESAR AVG GERM P M TR POT, laureate head of Caligula faci...
PRICE
£9,500
Trajan, Silver Denarius
Trajan (A.D. 98-117), Silver Denarius. Mint of Rome, struck A.D. 114-7. IMP CAES NER TRAIAN OPTIM AVG GER DAC PARTHICO, laureate a...
PRICE
£380
George III 1799 Halfpenny
George III (1760-1820), copper Halfpenny, 1799, laureate and draped bust right, raised dot on shoulder, legend and toothed border su...
PRICE
£75
Elizabeth II 2004 proof Five-Pounds PF69 ULTRA CAMEO
Elizabeth II (1952 -), gold proof Five-Pounds, 2004, crowned head right, IRB initials below for designer Ian Rank-Broadley, Latin le...
PRICE
£1,950
George III 1802 Third-Guinea
George III (1760-1820), gold Third Guinea, 1802, second type, first laureate head right, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding...
PRICE
£850
George III 1791 Half-Guinea
George III (1760-1820), gold Half-Guinea, 1791, fifth laureate head right, legend GEORGIVS III DEI GRATIA. rev. crowned quartered sp...
PRICE
£850
Otho, Silver Denarius
Otho (A.D. 69), Silver Denarius. Mint of Rome. [IMP OTHO] CASAR AVG TR P, bare head facing right, rev. PONT MAX, Ceres standing le...
PRICE
£3,500
George III 1806 Halfpenny
George III (1760-1820), copper Halfpenny, 1806, small laureate and draped bust right, K raised on hatched truncation for engraver C ...
PRICE
£100
Charles I 1642 Crown, Shrewsbury Mint
Charles I (1625-49), silver Crown, 1642, Shrewsbury Mint, armoured King on horseback left, crowned holding sword, Shrewsbury plume i...
PRICE
£4,950
Honorius, Gold Solidus
Honorius (A.D. 393-423), Gold Solidus. Mint of Ravenna, struck A.D. 402-3 / 405-6, DN HONORI - VS PF AVG, pearl-diademed, draped and...
PRICE
£1,700
Edward III Reading Mint Penny 3rd Florin coinage
Edward III (1327-77), silver Penny, third Florin type coinage (1344-51), Reading Mint, issued by the Abbot of Reading, facing crowne...
PRICE
£875
Henry VIII Half-Sovereign
Henry VIII (1509-47), gold Half-Sovereign, third coinage (1544-47), Tower Mint, initial mark pellet in annulet both sides, facing cr...
PRICE
£3,750