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* Bruce, Colin R., and Thomas Michael, ''Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 35th ed.,'' Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2007.
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* Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, ''Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed.,'' Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
 
* Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, ''Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed.,'' Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.  
 
* Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, ''Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed.,'' Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.  
 
* <sup>[2]</sup>Ponterio, Richard, ''Ponterio sale 168: The Official ANA Auction,'' Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.  
 
* <sup>[2]</sup>Ponterio, Richard, ''Ponterio sale 168: The Official ANA Auction,'' Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.  

Revision as of 17:58, 3 January 2017

Ponterio sale 168, lot 50286
photo courtesy Stack's-Bowers LLC

This specimen was part of lot 50286 in Ponterio sale 168 (Philadelphia, August 2012), where it sold for $494. The catalog description[2] noted, "SWEDEN. 20 Kronor, 1889. NGC MS-65." This type was struck in limited numbers 1877-79 but the release of the hoard of the Bank of Sweden in the late nineties made this type common in all grades.

Recorded mintage: 202,000.

Specification: 8.96 g, .900 fine gold, .259 troy oz AGW.

Catalog reference: Fr-93a; KM-784.

Source:

  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
  • Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
  • [2]Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 168: The Official ANA Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.

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