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    Pewter No Wreath Rhode Island Ship Token
    AU50, Breen-1140

    1778-1779 TOKEN Rhode Island Ship Token, No Wreath, Pewter AU50 PCGS. Breen-1140, "extremely rare." VLUGTENDE has been effaced from the field beneath the ship, as issued. This slate-gray example is moderately granular and has a faded diagonal mark near the top of the island that will serve as a pedigree reference for future appearances. Although PCGS has certified eight pewter Wreath Below Ship examples, the grading service has only encapsulated only two pewter No Wreath Rhode Island Ship tokens (3/08), the other example was lot 23 in a March 2006 Bowers and Merena auction. Listed on page 48 of the 2008 Guide Book.
    Ex: Oak Collection of American Colonial Coinage (Heritage, 9/2005), lot 370, which realized $9,775.
    From The Liberty Collection of American Colonial Coinage, Part Three.

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 586)

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    Auction Dates
    May-Jun, 2008
    28th-2nd Wednesday-Monday
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