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    (1670-75) St. Patrick Farthing, AU50
    Rare This Nice
    Breen-208, "Nothing Below King"

    (1670-75) FARTH St. Patrick Farthing AU50 PCGS. Breen-208, W-11500 Walter Breen estimated about 70 different varieties exist of the Breen-208 "Nothing Below King" St. Patrick farthings. This example is extremely sharp, with minimal wear that allows some of St. Patrick's facial features to remain visible. FLOREAT is smaller than some varieties and distant from the crown. Toned a rich chocolate brown, the devices are a lighter tan for nice contrast. The surfaces are lightly granular on each side. There is little evidence of a brass splasher on the crown. Listed on page 41 of the 2015 Guide Book. Population: 9 in 50, 12 finer (9/14).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# AUAR, PCGS# 42)

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2014
    8th-13th Wednesday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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