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Lot 1283    SESSION 3 (7.00PM TUESDAY 28TH JULY)    Aust. Commonwealth - Shillings

Estimate $30,000
SOLD $28,000

GEORGE V, 1915H. Sharply struck for this Birmingham Mint issue, deep bluish grey toned patina and unmarked, choice uncirculated and very rare in this condition, the finest currency issue known.

In a slab by PCGS as MS65, sole finest graded, only two examples below at MS64.
Ex Benchmark Collection (lot 277), from Strand Coins 7/6/18.

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