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    Betts-69 1690 Quebec Preserved Silver Medal

    Betts-69. 1690 Quebec Preserved. Silver. VF-XF. 40.7 mm, 36.3 gm, squared edges. Masses of heavy curls appear at left, more at right of the king's bust without impinging on tall-letter J. MAVGER. F. Deep ebony toning outlines and dramatizes the boldly defined reliefs. A rim cud can be found at 2 o'clock on the reverse. Some hairlines are visible under a glass, but the overall quality of this example must be called remarkable.
    Ex: Legor (6/2002).
    From The John W. Adams Collection.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2013
    9th-14th Wednesday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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