Sweden 1567 2 ore
This specimen was lot 30960 in Heritage sale 3029 (New York, January 2014), where it sold for $2,232.50. The catalog description noted, "Eric XIV 2 Ore 1567, Stockholm mint, XF40 NGC. Lightly porous surfaces with well-struck details and medium gray toning. The King's name and date are especially sharp. Very rare type with only one collectible date (1567); this is the first we can remember seeing."
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: SM-34.
- Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Stuart Levine and Bruce Lorich, Heritage World and Ancient Coins Auction 3029, featuring Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection, Part III, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2013.