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Lot 87    Session 1 (9.30am Tuesday)    Mis-strikes

Estimate $50
SOLD $180

GEORGE VI, penny, 1943 Y. (7.90 grams), full reverse brockage fabricated outside the mint by stamping or pressing a 1943 Melbourne penny reverse against a shaved 1943 Perth penny; also a 1961 halfpenny pressed against George VI halfpenny. Very fine. (2)

Ex Cornwall Collection, the first from Downies Sale 264, Oct 1997 (lot 2106).

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