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Lot 30690


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Type Coin
Title Lot 30690
Date 1820
Country Great Britain
Service Catalog # 140007
Denomination 1/2c
Description George IV Halfcrown 1820, KM676, S-3807, Laureate Head, MS64 NGC. Exceptionally choice, with an unusually bold strike, this example has luster lying beneath a pleasing silvery, golden-gray iridescent toning. Three varieties of 2/6, or halfcrown, coins were issued during this reign. This was the first, combining the splendidly engraved Laureate Head with the Crowned Garnished Shield on the reverse. Realized $822.50. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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