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Lot 707    Session 3 (2.30pm Wednesday)    GB Tokens

Estimate $450
SOLD $380

DORSETSHIRE/SOMERSET, Poole/Bristol, W.B.Best's sixpence muled with Bristol die, hence undated, female seated/radiated 6 (D.11). Even grey tone, nearly extremely fine and extremely rare.

Ex W.J. Noble Collection, Noble Numismatics Sale 58 (lot 1655) and W.G. Wright Collection with his ticket (from Spink 25 April 1949 for 42/-).

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