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    1670-A 5 Sols, W-11605, VG8
    Special New World Issue

    1670-A French Colonies 5 Sols, Breen-256, W-11605, Martin 2-A, R.7, VG8 NGC. Sydney F. Martin's book, French Coinage Specifically for Colonial America, provides an exhaustive guide to three issues the Gloriam Regni Issue of 1670 (offered here), the 1717 Perpignan Coppers, and the 1721-22 Nine-Denier Coppers. All individual varieties of the 1670-A 5 sols coins are considered R.7 or R.8, while the type is considered R.4. Martin identifies 20 die varieties for this type. Fossil-gray and iron-toned with faint traces of golden-rose on the high points. Listed on page 54 of the 2021 Guide Book.
    Ex: Robert A. Vlack; C. Margolis (5/25/1990); Donald G. Partrick.


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    17th-18th Wednesday-Thursday
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