Sweden (15)60 2 ore
This specimen was lot 30958 in Heritage sale 3029 (New York, January 2014), where it sold for $1,292.50. The catalog description noted, "Gustaf Vasa 2 Ore (15)60, Stockholm mint, AU Details (Scratches) NGC. A Mint State coin with bold features and no wear evident. The surfaces are nicely toned with underlying luster. The scratches mentioned by NGC are primarily in the central obverse fields, to the left and right of the King's portrait, and are not especially distracting. Very scarce early type in this quality."
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: SM-139.
- 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.