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    George V Specimen Set 1913, KM-SS2, comprising the Threepence, Sixpence, Shilling and 2 Shillings in the original presentation box stamped with a crown and "BRITISH WEST AFRICA 1913". As with many African sets, these are the first coins off the die and were used to advertise the first silver coins struck for this country. They are somewhat darkly toned but very choice Mint State, and the case is virtually perfect. A significant number of these sets were produced but they are highly elusive in today's marketplace.
    From The Ted Reams Collection.


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2012
    6th-11th Thursday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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