249: CHINA-KWANGTUNG Copper Token Pattern NGC MS62RB
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Lot 0249 Details
CHINA-KWANGTUNG (Guangdong) Copper Token Pattern, Made at Heaton Mint with reverse of 1888 Kwangtung 20 Cent coin. Very unusual and very rare. The obverse reads: SONACHERRA GARDEN, above and below a center hole design (not punched out), and a rosette to the left and right. The reverse is the Chinese side of the first issue Kwangtung 20 Cent coin (Kann 18) with weight given as "1 Mace and 4-3/5 Candareens." The obverse is said to be for a token for a tea plantation in Assam, India. Bronze, 23.5mm, reeded edge. Unpublished (except for an appearance in an earlier Champion Auction) and probably unique. Kann unlisted, L/M unlisted, NGC MS62RB.
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