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Lot 30273

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Type Coin
Title Lot 30273
Date 1750
Country Sweden
Service Catalog # 104959
Denomination Ducat
Mint Mark HM
Description Frederik I gold Ducat 1750-HM, KM458, SM-42, Fr-66, MS62 NGC. Fully struck details with brilliant surfaces and very light handling on the obverse. This type features a radiant sun on the reverse indicating that the gold was mined in East India. An attractive example of this unusual type which reflects Sweden's late entrance into the race for colonial power. Ex: ?Colonel? E.H.R. Green; Green Estate? Partnership of Eric P Newman / B.G. Johnson. Realized $7,931.25. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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