Upcoming auctions


In the upcoming Schulman BV auction 353 (June 24, 2017), a unique gold ducat will be available for bidding (Lot 86). Estimated price is 2,000 EUR. A deep research on the Dordrecht coinage was presented in the Dutch 2014 “Yearbook of Old Dordrecht”. On page 107 of this book is written: “The Holland single gold ducats …

In the upcoming Schulman BV auction 353 (June 24, 2017), a unique Kampen ducat 1654 over 1653 will be available for bidding (Lot 258). Estimated price is 360 EUR. Following description in the auction catalogue, this overdate is not recorded in any archive, thus it seems to be the only copy of this date known …

In the upcoming Jean Elsen Auction 131 (December 10, 2016), an extremely rare 1578 Hedel ducat will be available for bidding (Lot 989). Estimated price is 2,500 EUR. A copy offered for sale is the second known of this type. The other copy was sold previously in Frederick Muller & Cie auction (the sale of Joh. …

In the upcoming Heritage Auctions Europe, former MPO, Auction 48 (November 26, 2015), a rare undated Gronsveld ducat will be available for bidding (Lot 710). Starting price is 4,000 EUR. A copy offered for sale was sold previously in Laurens Schulman auction 26 (November 19, 2001) for 9,000 Dutch guilders, means about 3,591 USD. The …

In the upcoming Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio The November 2015 Baltimore Auction (November 10, 2015), a nice Utrecht ducat will be available for bidding (Lot 42689). A copy offered for sale is incorrectly slabbed as the Utrecht 1616 gold ducat; in fact it is Utrecht 1646 ducat (more common date). To compare differences between Utrecht …

In the upcoming Monnaies d’Antan Mail Bid Sale 18 (November 22, 2015), a nice undated Thorn ducat will be available for bidding (Lot 1644). A copy offered for sale is in VF condition, however the coin weight is 3.43 gm, what is above average for this type. Two of three types of single ducats minted …

In the upcoming Jean Elsen & ses Fils auction 126, a nice West-Friesland 1674 ducat (scarce date) will be available for bidding. A copy offered for sale is one of the finest known of this date. The coin weight is 3.48 gm. This date is known in two varieties, with a small and large 4 …