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Lot 30098


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Type Coin
Title Lot 30098
Date 1717
Country German States
Service Catalog # 611770
Denomination Ducat
Description Saxe-Weissenfels. Christian gold Ducat 1717, KM67, Fr-3048, Slg. Merseb. 2360, MS62 NGC. Obv. Bust of Christian right. Rev. Kneeling Martin Luther with bread, wine, and Bible. Commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Reformation, this example is sharply struck, with reflective fields and only minor imperfections. Very rare. Christian was a duke of Saxe-Weissenfels and a member of the House of Wettin. Realized $7,050.00. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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