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    Menelik II gold Pattern 4 Werk EE 1889 (1897) MS63+ NGC, Addis Ababa mint, KM-Pn4, Fr-Unlisted, Gill-M20. Obv. Crowned and draped bust right. Rev. Crowned Lion of Judah left, head facing, cradling cruciform staff with banner in raised forepaw. An extremely rare and enchanting pattern issue, featuring a frosted nature to Menelik's portrait on the obverse, along with exceptionally choice surfaces, as indicated by its plus designation. A tremendous opportunity to acquire a piece seldom encountered on the market.
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    Auction Dates
    January, 2017
    8th-9th Sunday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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