M.E Freehill Collection of B. West Africa

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Lot 2254    SESSION 5 (2.00PM WEDNESDAY 29TH JULY)    M.E Freehill Collection of B. West Africa

Estimate $3,000
SOLD $3,200

WEST AFRICA, Sierra Leone, cut quarter segment of a Charles IIII Spanish American eight reales or dollar, countermarked (c1832-4), with crowned W(illiam) R(ex) incuse on obverse of the original coin (5.73g) (Vice FT4 from punch 2; KM.10). Unworn, traces of IIII show, extremely fine and very rare.

Ex Mark E.Freehill Collection, from Andre de Clermont with his ticket, ex R.J.Ford Collection.

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