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Lot 30500


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Type Coin
Title Lot 30500
Date L'AN
Country France
Service Catalog # 149628
Denomination 5 Francs
Mint Mark Q
Description Republic 5 Francs L'AN 11 (1802-3)-Q, Perpignan mint, KM639.8, Gadoury-563a, MS63 NGC. The final year of issue for this First Republic "Hercules" type with the present example exhibiting shimmering luster beneath a rich layer of blended gold patina on the obverse and a sporadically toned reverse with lightly toned centers and darker edges. A date that is very seldom encountered at the Mint State level. Realized $5,434.38. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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