Norway 1908 2 kroner

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Stack's Bowers 2015 NYINC sale, lot 4174
Norway Stacks Jan15-4174r.jpg

This specimen was lot 4174 in Stack's-Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2015), where it sold for $282. The catalog description[1] noted, "NORWAY. 2 Kroner, 1908. NGC MS-63. Lightly toned." This type is noted for 1908-17 but, despite the steady production, it is rather scarce. It is the last of the denomination.

Recorded mintage: 200,000.

Specification: 15 g, .800 fine silver, .383 troy oz ASW, 31 mm diameter.

Catalog reference: KM-370; Sieg-66.

Source:

  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
  • [1]Ponterio, Richard, The January 2015 NYINC Auction: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, Featuring the John W. Adams and Ray Czabor Collections, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2014.

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