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    Extremely Rare Gold Pattern "Small Clouds" Kuping Tael

    Kuang-hsü gold Pattern Kuping Tael (Liang) CD 1907 MS61 NGC, Tientsin mint, KM-Pn302, L&M-1024, Kann-1541. Reeded Edge/Small Clouds variety. Obv.  Four Chinese characters within a beaded ring standing for, "Ta Ching Gold Coin," in the outer circle above are six Chinese characters translating as,  "Made (during) the Kuang Hsu (regime) in the year of Guang XU (1907)," in the outer circle below are four Chinese characters translating as, "Kuping (weight) 1 Tael." Rev. Large dragon entirely surrounded by small clouds. Boldly struck with nicely reflective fields and a touch of greenish-gold patina. Light contact marks are noted on the obverse, with only a very few tiny marks on the reverse. An exceedingly rare issue, struck only in tiny numbers as Patterns.

    極珍罕小雲版丁未年造一兩金樣幣

    光緒丁未年造(1907)大清金幣一兩樣幣。MS61 NGC。 天津造幣廠。小雲版。正面中央串珠環內刻有"大清金幣"四字,外圈上方則有"光緒丁未年造"六字,下方有"庫平一兩"四字。背面細小祥雲環繞大龍。鑄工精細,底板光澤明亮如鏡,帶稍微綠色金光。正面少許痕跡,背面只有極少印痕。只以樣幣形式鑄造,產量極為稀少,無比珍貴。



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