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    Elusive Pound of Adelaide

    South Australia. Victoria gold Adelaide Pound 1852 MS64 PCGS, KM2, Fr-3. A striking example of this one-year type with lustrous golden surfaces, fully rendered devices, and a dentilated inner circle. The only perceived imperfection in the way of a minor reverse pin scratch hardly diminishes the overall appeal of this choice mint-state rarity. As an interesting aside, most of the original mintage was melted down when it was discovered that the intrinsic value was higher than the face value. Beautiful, and absolutely worthy of a premium bid.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2015
    4th-5th Sunday-Monday
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