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Lot 30661


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Type Coin
Title Lot 30661
Date 1728
Country Great Britain
Service Catalog # 171251
Denomination 1/2 Guinea
Description George II gold Half Guinea 1728, S-3681, Young Laureate Head, XF45 NGC. An example of the first year of this two-year design type, this handsome coin has a balanced strike with equal sharpness of definition on each side. The portrait and shield are both pleasing with yellow gold toning. Rare and seldom seen in any condition. Ex: ?Colonel? E.H.R. Green; Green Estate? Partnership of Eric P Newman / B.G. Johnson. Realized $1,762.50. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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