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    Victoria gold Sovereign 1885, Young Head, S3856B, KM752, MS63 PCGS, scattered small old abrasions but this beautiful St George sovereign has blazing luster and a bold strike that allows the viewer to discern every strand and curl in the queen's hairdo, while the horseman and dragon are equally sharp. On this subvariety, the designer's initials "BP" are faint to right of the date -- appropriate to the last date of this type, at the end of a long line of Victorian sovereigns. Try finding another one this nice; it would be a challenge.
    From The Hillgrove Collection


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    September, 2011
    7th-12th Wednesday-Monday
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