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04 Jan 2022

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Coins | A.J.

Hey, i got some new things over the last few days that id like to share. Firstly, i have a fully uncirculated set of predecimal coins (or at least mostly, some look cleaned slightly) with every coin dated from 1931-1969, including 2 threepence. Secondly is a 1980 500 Lira coin from the Vatican graded NGC MS66, apparently between the 16th and 11th best graded on earth. It features Pope John Paul II on the front and a Crowned shield on the back. Apparently only about 180K exist of it, too. Thanks for reading and have a Happy New Year from Andrew.

Comments

CheerioCoins

Level 5

Nice set. Thanks for sharing.

Kepi

Level 6

Nice set! Great addition to your collection! ; )

Anakin104

Level 4

Wow, I have a 1953 L.500 coin.

I. R. Bama

Level 5

Very nice! John Paul II really helped make the world a better place as he was instrumental in the downfall of the Soviet Union and the freeing of eastern Europe from the clutches of socialism

"SUN"

Level 6

Nice additiions

Long Beard

Level 5

You are very close of the mintage total for 1980 Vatican City 500 Lira's, actual total 184,000. The only other year these were issued was in 1979 with a mintage of 145,000. So yes, you have a great find! Oddly, the other is much more common. Go figure.

thatcoinguy

Level 5

Cool!

Longstrider

Level 6

Nice set. Thanks.

Mike

Level 7

AJ you did well. Nice coins. Enjoy them.

The MoKe

Level 6

A.J. , I love that decimal set, Awesome acquisition!!!!

Nice!

Golfer

Level 5

Very nice coin and note. Thanks for posting.

AC coin$

Level 5

Woooow ! Great coin and Bill . Thanks

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