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1866 R XXI VATICAN GOLD COIN * 20 LIRE * NGC CERT & GRADED MEGA RARE AMAZING GEM
1866-R-XXI-VATICAN-GOLD-COIN-20-LIRE-NGC-CERT-GRADED-MEGA-RARE-AMAZING-GEM
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Circulated/Uncirculated: Circulated Obverse: Bust of Pius IX, left
Year: 1866-67 Category: Coins World 1860s
Material: Gold , Or , Oro Etat: Choice XF 45 SUPERBE
Type: 20 Lire Country 1: Vatican, Papal States, Vatikan, Italien
Region: Europe Kategorien: Münzen Europa
Exact Year: 1866 R XXI Certified & Graded By: NGC Certified & Graded Choice XF 45 Superbe
Encapsulated: NGC Certified & Graded NGC #: 1915725-003

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* 1866 R XXI VATICAN - PAPAL STATES GOLD COIN
* 20 LIRE * MEGA RARE *
* VERY LOW MINTAGE * NGC XF 45 *
* NGC indicates a Population of only 35 graded ! *


NGC Certified Genuine and Graded !
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 VATICAN GOLD COIN 20 LIRE   obverse
 VATICAN GOLD COIN 20 LIRE   reverse
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Coin Type / Model : Vatican - Papal States , 20 Lire 1866 R XXI , Solid Gold Coin , KM # 1382.2, VERY LOW MINTAGE !
Weight : 6.4510 grams
Fineness / Diameter : 0.9000 GOLD / approx. 21 mm 
AGW : 0.1866 oz PURE GOLD
Edge Lettering : reeded
Obverse : Medium bust of Pope Pius IX, left, inscription PIUS IX PON. MAX. A.XXII
Reverse : The value and the date encircled by a wreath . The name of the state STATO PONTIFICIO appears between the wreath and the rim. Mintmark R below the wreath .

Minted : Rome - Italy / Papal State. Very low mintage of 102,000 !! Who knows how many have survived after 145 years ( usage, wars, melting, etc. ) in Numismatic condition ?
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 VATICAN GOLD COIN 20 LIRE   obverse  VATICAN GOLD COIN 20 LIRE   reverse
The Scans do not do justice to this Beautiful Gold Coin which is Much Nicer than its scan indicates !

RARELY OFFERED IN THE US AND VERY RARELY AS A CERTIFIED & GRADED GOLD COIN !
145 YEARS OLD ,


Guaranteed GENUINE , graded CHOICE EXTRA FINE , and ENCAPSULATED by
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This is a very attractive example of this type, with original soft gold patina and good detail.
The gold coin shown Encapsulated and Graded by the NGC is the actual coin you will receive !

A rare , certified High - Grade gold coin for your World Gold Coin Investment Portfolio !
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This is one of the "must have" classic European gold coin which is not only a historical piece but also a work of art in its own right, a fascinating reminder of a bygone GOLDEN ERA. It is a favorite with investors and collectors alike, who want the security of bullion coins, low premiums over their gold content alone compared to similar US gold coins of the same era as well as fine art gold coins from around the world . .

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Because of its long history , and many small states , many different types and designs of Italian Gold Coins have been issued . Among the most famous is the Ducat , also called a Zecchino and issued in numerous states . In other states , its equivalent was the Scudo (scudo d'oro) or Florin. Double sized coins were Doppia , the italian for double , and there were also strangely enough half doppie , quarter doppie and eighth doppie . Sovranos and half sovranos were issued by Lombardy - Venetia, Ongaros in Mantua and Milan, Doppiettas (little doubles) by Sardinia, Oncia by Sicily, Ungheros and Ruspone in Tuscany . Lire were introduced as early as 1758 in Genoa , and were eventually also issued by a number of other states including Sardinia and the Vatican. Lira was the name chosen for the new coinage of the kingdom of Italy starting in 1861 .
They are internationally accepted and respected ( next to 20 Francs - France , 20 Francs - Belgium , 20 Francs - Hungary , 20 Lire - Sardinia , 20 Francs - Switzerland , 20 Francs - Austria , 20 Lei - Romania , 20 Francs - Tunisia , the Sovereign , 20 Mark - Germany / Prussia , Hamburg , etc. , 10 Gulden - Netherland , 5 and 10 Roubles - Russia , 20 Kroner - Denmark , 20 Kronor - Sweden and Gold Coins from South America like 5 Pesos - Argentina , 10,000 Reis - Brazil , 5 Pesos - Colombia and 5 Pesos - Uruguay ).
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Important Note : A large part of these gold coins is reputed to have been melted down and some of it used for subsequent coinage. Who knows how many have survived and especially in this great condition ?! For additional details please check the french coins catalogs .
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