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Old Feb 14, 2009, 03:31 AM   #1
leetoone
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London Mint Helena of the Day

This dropped through the letterbox this morning and I am so pleased with it, I am showing it here and in “the other place”.

Helena
London Mint
RIC 299
Sole type of Helena from the London mint and quite scarce and sought after.

Hoard records:

Appleford 4 examples

Cae Bard 3 examples

Durrington II 1 example

Langtoft None
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Old Feb 14, 2009, 07:24 AM   #2
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I am green with envy, Lee! My specimens are no where near as nice as your new acquisition. A great example of a very hard to find coin -- congratulations, Lee!

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Old Nov 29, 2013, 09:46 AM   #3
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Smile Wonderful portrait

This is one of the best portraits of Helena I have seen, and on the London mint to boot! if you ever have a double please let me know.
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