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1898 Great British Florin

 
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 Posted 01/09/2020  9:33 pm Show Profile   Check Lancek's eBay Listings Bookmark this topic Add Lancek to your friends list Get a Link to this Message




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Australia
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 Posted 01/10/2020  12:35 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add echidna to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Nice pic.
I'd say AU58 at PCGS
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Australia
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 Posted 01/10/2020  12:49 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add sel_69l to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Nice coin, with some nice luster to go with it. Well struck reverse:- the lions' faces are visible.

Obverse: A tiny, but obvious amount of wear on the high points of the design, notably on the veil above the shouder and the jewel on the bodice (chest area). A ding in that area as well.
Small die crack noted in the lettering above the head.
EF ( British grading

Reverse: Lots of high points in the design have acted together to protect the overall design
n Unc (nearly Uncirculated) (British grading)

Cat. value: around 55.

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I have an almost complete silver type set of all British and British Commonwealth Countries Florins - about 45 different design types. Has taken me about 15 years to get thus far.
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New Zealand
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 Posted 02/07/2020  8:17 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Princetane to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I would say aEF reverse, some flattening on high points of veil, light wear on the Queens hair

Obverse - gEF - some light wear on shield rims, wear on the crown (Second and third pearls slightly indistinct)

Overall a beautiful coin and one of the best seen in a while.

Agree with sel, but think his grading slighty generous.
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