Gold Coins & Sovereigns

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Friday 02 March 2018

Commencing at 6:00pm

Bedford Auction Centre

Viewing

Friday 23rd February – 9am to 8pm,
Saturday 24th February – 9am to 4pm,
Thursday 1st March – 9am to 6pm,
Morning of sale from 9am

A large consignment of Gold Coins & Sovereigns

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Condition Reports
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ENTRIES INVITED FOR NEXT SALE
If you own anything which you think might be suitable for one of our monthly sales  please contact Lindsay Vintiner on
01234 266366 or jewellery@peacockauction.co.uk
For an approximate estimate, email us with a description and image of your item. For larger or multiple items, we are happy to arrange for a valuer to visit your home or premises at your convenience.

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