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    George III 11 Bits (1798), KM3.3, crenated center hole from a Mexico 8 Reales 1797-Mo-FM. The center hole is formed by 15 crenelations. Some authorities have maintained that authentic examples only exist with 14 crenelations, but this coin has an excellent style, and this type has been deemed as genuine by P. Mitchell of Baldwins. The identical type in the Pridmore Sale, lot 289, sold for 800 Pounds as a "counterfeit!" Both the coin and center hole detail are XF.

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    June, 2005
    2nd-3rd Thursday-Friday
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