Lot:311  四川光绪元宝当三十 NGC XF 40

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拍品分类 机制铜币 品相 NGC XF40
拍品估价 USD 10000 - 15000 成交价 USD 460000
拍卖专场 SBP2010年12月香港-黄华枢旧藏 拍卖公司 SBP
开拍日期 2010-12-03 17:00:00 结标日期 2010-12-03 21:00:00 拍卖状态 成交
拍品描述 四川光绪元宝当三十 NGC XF 40

CHINA. Szechuan. 30 Cash Pattern Struck in Copper, 1904.HSU-289; CCC-Unlisted; Top Chinese Coins-No.10. While all Szechuan 30 Cash coins are rare, there are two major types. This example features a profile or “Flying Dragon”, while the other depicts a frontal view or “Facing Dragon”.

Even further, the major types exist struck in copper as well as in brass, making a total of four distinct variations. Experts report only four examples of the “Flying Dragon” type are currently known struck in copper, two of which are currently in museums. EXTREMELY RARE, with only two examples known in private hands.

Ex: Money Company; Ex: Chang collection. Attractive brown surface, small edge bump.NGC XF-40 BN.Wa She Wong Collection