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Lot 1149    SESSION 5 (7.30PM TUESDAY 28TH MARCH)    Aust. Commonwealth - Patterns & Proofs

Estimate $8,000
SOLD $6,000

GEORGE VI, Melbourne Mint proof penny, 1938. Nearly full original mint red, brilliant red with brown toning on the highlights, FDC and rare, one of the finest known.

In a slab by NGC as PF64RB.

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