Welcome to the web site of
Michael Coins Ltd
Having "shielded" since March 2020
and then worked 7 days a week,
until December 2020.
I am taking a break from work !
Saturday, 5 June to
Monday, 21 June
somewhere in Southern England
Due to Covid-19
all orders will be delivered
to the post office
Approximately ONCE a week.
Normally on a Thursday.
My last posting was June 3rd.
Due to my intended holidaying
from Saturday, June 5th
My possible next posting could be
Thursday, June 24th.
Please note: All payments need to be made
by Wednesday, 4:00 pm as I go to the
Post Office on Thursday.
I am happy to hear from
anyone that would like to reserve
coin(s) or banknote(s) for future delivery.
Stay Safe & Keep Well :-))
The shop (Michael Coins) in Notting Hill Gate, London
closed at the end of May 2014 after 48 years of trading.
However, Michael Coins Ltd is continuing to sell
Coins & Banknotes,
All orders will now only be dealt with by "Mail order"
The New address is
Michael Coins Ltd
P. O. Box 3100
The telephone number is
But please use it sensibly
Monday to Friday
10:00 am to 6:00 pm
With NO set office hours
there might be times you cannot reach anyone !
However, if you leave your number or a voicemail -
PLEASE speak slowly so that your number can be written down.
If your number is garbled or rushed we cannot call you back
if we cannot understand what you have said or
you speak so quickly we don't have time to write it down !
However, emails are answered as often as possible and that will probably
be the easiest way to get an answer to any question you might have.
The email address remains the same
or in case of difficulty with that address !?
you can also try
Please read the Terms as ANY order that is less than £15.00
CANNOT be deal with due to the costs involved.
I have added something different
for a change !
In our "Extras" selection
I offer the
In that section and by Country I offer
and now all the
I have listing all our
our Crown size silver "Animal" coins
will be listed at a later date
In October 2020
Anyone with a copy of my
1st edition please email me
for a special price for this
2nd edition pack.
3 November 2020
Another new unrecorded variety for 1860 was discovered C over O & R over A in
An additional 2 pages have now been added to the 2nd edition pack -
The pack now has 96 new pages.
Most of our British GOLD coins
& Our Foreign GOLD coins
are up to date & priced.
Most British Coin
are up to date
The Proof & UNC coin sets
Most of the Decimal coins
from £100 to decimal halfpence - 1/2 p
The other GB coins up to date are:-
Crowns; Double Florins;
Halfcrowns; Florins; Shillings;
Sixpences; & Groats
Silver 3ds are near completion
Our other GB - Banknotes
Work is in the process of amending some of our
grading as we have in the past used EF+ for
what many dealers, auction houses, etc. call UNC.
This is explained on the
and as to how far I have got with these alterations.
A new Banknote Grading page
has been added to show examples of
my banknote grades - with picture examples.
1914 - 18 Bradbury 10 Shilling banknotes
and 1914 - 18 Bradbury £1 banknotes.
These have now been separated and
completely re-graded with scans of all notes.
1919 - 28 Fisher 10 Shilling banknotes
banknotes are re-graded and scanned
The "Bank of England" banknotes:
are now up to date with any new items added.
With pictures for the Mahon & Catterns banknotes.
Our stock of Peppiatt banknotes is so large
that we don't have the time to scan each banknote !
Beale / O'Brien / Hollom / Fforde /Page
and later GB banknotes signatures
will be be dealt with at a future date.
Some of our Foreign CoinS
from "Afghanistan" to "Canada"
have been added (Alphabetically).
Some Egyptian silver coins have also been
added in the 'Extras' section
But we have many more countries to add !
From Canadian Provinces & Token to Zimbabwe
Our Extras - page
Have some Special or unusual items from
other countries, etc.
banknotes have been added to.
Many notes have been re-graded
banknotes will be added to shortly.
As will many Scottish banknotes.
After the UK silver coins have been added
A large collection of
British: Copper & Bronze coins -
Pennies, Halfpennies, Farthings & fractional coins
will be added.
Followed by possibly either
MORE G.B. banknotes
or foreign coins
Or even more foreign banknotes!
There is still a long way to go but
Hopefully, one day ALL world countries are to be added -
which will include both coins and banknotes.
The coins & banknotes have been stored "off site"
with a local storage company, for security reasons.
This site was first published in November 2000
Designed, produced and updated, on a near daily basis
by Michael Gouby
Copyright © 2000, All rights reserved