Medieval Rarities from Spain at Cayón Auctions
In their upcoming actions, Cayón Numismática will offer more than 1,100 lots combined. Collectors will this time find an extremely important collection of Spanish medieval coins with hundreds of rare and scarce pieces. The auctions scheduled for 20th and 21st March 2020 HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. The bidding system will continue, so no second bidding is necessary. Live bidding through the Cayon app is possible.
Cayón will be selling a very important collection of Spanish medieval coins. The collection features more than 600 lots with hundreds of rare and scarce coins, including about 25 unique or unpublished pieces. The collection is focused on the 11th to 15th centuries.
Some of the highlights are: an Alfonso VI and Urraca series, coins from Galicia (northwestern Spain as Santiago de Compostela), including Juan de Gante’s real (maybe 3 known). Alfonso VII and VIII are very well represented too, also the Fernando II series is relevant. There are also about a dozen gold coins, including a very rare Pedro I dobla without mintmark and the Alfonso de Ávila dobla from Burgos.
Cayón will also be selling another 500 lots from ancient to modern, including an important group of medieval King´s seals, about 25 roman aurei, more than 150 gold 8 escudos, almos 200 silver 8 reales and crowns. This includes a 50 reales from Segovia, a very rare 8 escudos from Segovia 1632, a rare gold pentadrachm of Ptolomeo, and several high-quality gold and silver pieces.
You can find all lots on the website of Cayón Numismática.