M.E Freehill Collection of British Ceylon

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Lot 1703    SESSION 4 (9.30AM WEDNESDAY 29TH JULY)    M.E Freehill Collection of British Ceylon

Estimate $900
SOLD $4,000

CEYLON, non local coinages (1802-1825), pattern rix dollar, 1812, uniface striking in lead of the obverse by T.Wyon at the Royal Mint (Pridmore 255; KM.Pn3). Extremely fine and excessively rare.

Ex R.J.Ford (Singapore Sale 19, lot 245) and Mark E.Freehill collections.

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