RI Ship Token Wreath Below, Silvered MS (PCGS# 575)

2012 January 4-8 US Coins & Platinum Night FUN Signature Auction- Orlando #1166

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Lot Description
1778-1779 TOKEN Rhode Island Ship Token, Wreath Below, Silver Wash AU55 PCGS. Breen-1141, W-1740, R.4. This lovely example retains considerable evidence of the silver wash that was intended to give a silver appearance to the brass pieces. An attractive example and rarely seen with the silver wash. Population: 1 in 55, 1 finer (11/11). Listed on page 48 of the 2012 Guide Book.
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