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    George VI nickel-brass Specimen Shilling 1946-H SP63 NGC Heaton mint, FT75 var. (unlisted as specimen), KM23 var. (same). From the collector: "One of the rarest dates of the BWA series and this is one of the finest examples." Both the Diana and Arielle Collections had solid Very Fine examples, and neither were described as "specimen". Since there are less than a half dozen of the regular issue 1946-H shillings, it could be that this is in fact a unique specimen striking, though one would need the other examples in hand in order to ascertain whether they were business strikes or are actually specimens and have just been misidentified for all these years. In any case, this is a very special opportunity to acquire an extremely rare (and possibly unique) specimen shilling.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2016
    10th Sunday
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