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St. Patrick Farthing Martin 2d.1/Fd.3 finest known

Summary
ID Number: 5637
Category: Irish Coins 1600 - 1823
Catalogue Number: S.6569; Martin 2d.1/Fd.3
Grade: Very Fine
Weight: 6.55 g., 25 mm.
Date: before 1675
Denomination: copper farthing with brass plug
Pedigree: ex DNW 10 Mar 2020, L.649
Ruler: King David
Price: $1200. sold
Additional Details
A St. Patrick farthing, 6.55 g., 25 mm.  Martin 2d.1/Fd.3, a scarcer variety w interesting die breaks.

This piece, unknown to Martin, would be a full grade finer than any in the present census of 7, thus Rarity 7.

Nice appearing Very Fine, w excellent metal, strike, and centering, and a good splasher.  $1200.

ex DNW 10 Mar 2020, L.649
Photos
Obverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
Reverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
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