The Herbert Schneider collection of English gold coins was formed over a period of 50 years by a leading expert in the field. It is the finest collection in private hands, outranked overall only by that of the British Museum. The completeness and quality of the collection makes it an ideal vehicle for a conspectus of English gold coinage.
The Herbert Schneider Collection, Volume 1 – English Gold Coins, 1257-1603
This volume, the first of at least two, runs from the reign of Henry III to that of Elizabeth I. It catalogues no fewer than 890 coins, with full transcriptions of the legends, as well as details of the classification and die-linking of each coin. Every piece is illustrated on the 83 fine plates, making this sylloge an invaluable tool for identification and further study.
Condition: A new, unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages