GEORGE III 1772 GOLD GUINEA, THIRD BUST MS 61

GEORGE III 1772 GOLD GUINEA, THIRD BUST MS 61

Code: 10796

£3,700.00
 

George III Gold Guinea, 1770 MS 61
Obverse: Third laureate head facing right, with Latin legend surrounding: GEORGIVS .III DEI.GRATIA.
Reverse: Crowned garnished quartered shield of arms, date either side of crown, M.B.F. ET. H. REX. F.D. B.ET. L. D. S. R. I. A. T ET. E. 
S.3727; Bull EGC 683 (R).
8.4 grams, 24.5 mm in diameter.
A lustrous, desirable and very attractive piece with considerable eye appeal, very unusual to have these early Guineas of King George’s reign in an MS holder, scarce.

Has been graded and slabbed by NGC as MS 61. 
NGC certification number: 6296919-004. 

*Only two graded higher by NGC and one by PCGS.