15 March 2001
Victoria (1837-1901), young head Proof Set, 1839, Gold 'Una and the Lion' Five-pounds, Sovereign, Half-sovereign, all struck en medaille, silver Crown, Halfcrown, Shilling, Sixpence, Groat, Maundy Set, all struck with inverted die axis, copper Penny struck en medaille, Halfpenny inverted die axis, and Farthing struck en medaille, (S.PS3), gold with some very light hairlines, otherwise as struck, silver evenly toned and very pleasing, copper toned, generally the set is practically as struck, in case of issue, this a little scuffed (12)
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