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    Menelik II copper Gersh EE1888-A (1896) MS63 Red and Brown NGC, Paris mint, KM8, Gill-Y2. Boldly struck, with considerable, original mint-red color remaining and only light spotting and contact marks. Extremely rare, with a tiny mintage of only 200 pieces. The nicest we have seen, and one of only three pieces certified by NGC. This example is tied with one other piece for the finest certified.

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    January, 2016
    3rd-4th Sunday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 16
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