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    Silver Victories of 1758 Medal, Betts-416

    Betts-416. Victories of 1758. Silver. Extremely Fine. Deep mottled pewter gray toning with some variegated highlights and hints of light silver gray. Excellent original visual appeal despite light friction on the highest points and scattered minor marks. Some evidence of double striking is visible at the extremities of the peripheral legends on the reverse. A lovely example of this scarce silver format. 43.9 mm, 602.4 grains.
    From The John W. Adams Collection of French and Indian War Medals.
    Seller is donating a portion of their proceeds, and Heritage is donating the same portion of the Buyer's Premium, from the sale of this lot to the National Numismatic Collection at the Smithsonian Institution. See page 3 for details.


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    January, 2012
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