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Lot 30272

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Type Coin
Title Lot 30272
Date 1748/7
Country Sweden
Service Catalog # 232893
Denomination Ducat
Mint Mark HM
Description Frederik I gold Ducat 1748/7-HM, KM424, Fr-66, AU58 NGC. Nicely toned and original with well-struck design features. The planchet displays a slight wave but is not creased. The reverse incorporates a rising radiant sun which denotes that the source for the gold was the East Indies. A rare and highly popular type which documents Sweden's colonial interests during the 18th century. Realized $5,293.38. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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