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Great Britain, silver Phipps medal, James II, 1687 (Bower).

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Medals & Tokens Start Price:500.00 USD Estimated At:800.00 - 1,200.00 USD
Great Britain, silver Phipps medal, James II, 1687 (Bower).
SOLD
1,200.00USDto annapolis+ (180.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2010 Oct 23 @ 13:16UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Great Britain, silver Phipps medal, James II, 1687 (Bower). Betts 67, Mi-III:53. 65.5 grams. Deeply toned XF with a modicum of nicks and scratches, the fields cleaned at some point and still somewhat lustrous, minor rim-bruises, popular as struck to commemorate the salvaging of the Spanish shipwreck Concepcion (1641) by New Englander William Phipps and struck from the actual silver recovered from the wreck.