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    Franz Joseph I gold 1/2 Krone 1858-E AU55 NGC, Karlsburg  mint, KM2251. From a mintage of just 20,000 pieces, this rare and popular specimen remains a bright lemon-gold, with surfaces alight in delicate luster. Franz Joseph's portrait remains satisfyingly sharp, some very light wear but with otherwise full detail to his laureate wreath; the overall effect is of very limited circulation, careful handling and overall limited contact in the 160 years since this rarity was produced. A piece sure to find its place within a premium collection of Austrian coins.

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    September, 2018
    6th-11th Thursday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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    The marketing was exceptional from the photos to the ads in Civil War Times and North South Trader for the cross over people!!! I have had many emails from my Civil War collecting fraternity that saw these and I saw them at the national show in Nashville/Franklin in early December.
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