William and Mary 1693 Two Guineas

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William and Mary 1693 Two Guineas

William and Mary (1688-94), gold Two Guineas, 1693, conjoined busts right, legend surrounding, GVLIELMVS. ET. MARIA. DEI. GRATIA, toothed border around rim both sides, rev crowned quartered shield of arms with scalloped frame, date either side of crown, MAG. BR. FR. ET. HIB . REX. ET. REGINA. (MCE 145; S.3424). Attractive red tone with underlying brilliance, and super eye appeal, practically extremely fine with just the slightest wear to the high points both sides, rare this well preserved.

Provenance:
Ex Spink Numismatic Circular, November 1942, item 16802 - £16 sold as FDC.
Ex The Marshall Collection, Spink Coin Auction, 31st March 2004, lot 158.

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