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Lot 30087

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Type Coin
Title Lot 30087
Date 1750
Country German States
Service Catalog # 611125
Denomination 1FD'OR
Description Prussia. Friedrich II (The Great) gold?Friedrichs d'or 1750-A, Fr-2389, v. Schrotter-90, AU53 NGC. Obv. Head of Friedrich right. Rev. Crowned baroque arms. An extremely rare, one-year type with minimally marked surfaces and abundant remaining luster. This is the only certified example and we can find no record of sales for this elusive item in recent years. Friedrich was the grandson of George I of Great Britain, and nephew of George II. He was best known as a brilliant military tactician. Realized $12,337.50. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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