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1933 penny sells for £72,000

1933 penny sells for £72,000 One of only four pattern versions of the iconic 1933 Penny has sold at Baldwins for a staggering 72,000. Created by moneyer Andre Lavrillier the coin never went into full scale production with only seven 1933 pennies ever being officially struck - to be used in time capsules in the cornerstones of… Read more or leave comments Posted on Tues, 10 May 2016 by Phil Mussell
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Lost in the post

From Lockdales auction: Lot 789 WW2 Casualty group to 5127225 Pte John Ronald Hayward (Haywood) 1/7th Bn R. Warwickshire Regt. Killed 18/7/1944. Buried Fontenay-Le-Pesnel War Cemetery, Tessel. Lived Bedworth Nr Nuneaton. Lot includes named Casualty medal slip, named box of issue, 1939-45 Star,… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 5 May 2016 by Phil Mussell
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