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Lot 30528


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Type Coin
Title Lot 30528
Date 1732
Country German States
Service Catalog # 661000
Denomination Pfennig
Description Brunswick-Luneburg-Calenberg-Hannover. George II of England gold Pfennig 1732-IAB, KM-Pn7, MS62 NGC. Well-struck, and lustrous, with the popular ?wildman? design often seen on coins of Brunswick. The small denomination issues struck in gold were actually presentation pieces, not patterns, as Krause has them listed. They were normally struck for special occasions, or persons, in very small numbers. Most are very rare, with the present example being no exception. Ex: "Colonel" E.H.R. Green; Green Estate' Partnership of Eric P Newman / B.G. Johnson. Realized $3,055.00. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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