Canada, Newfoundland, Victoria, 1882-H Two Dollars PCGS MS62
Canada, Newfoundland, Victoria, 1882-H Two Dollars
3.32g of 22ct/.917 gold. Heaton Mint, Birmingham. Obverse: VICTORIA D G REG (Victoria, By the grace of God, Queen) NEWFOUNDLAND, "banksia portrait" of Victoria facing left, wearing a wreath and her hair drawn into a plait which frames the ear. Reverse: 2 / DOLLARS / 1885 - TWO HUNDRED CENTS - ONE HUNDRED PENCE inside decorative, beaded borders. Obverse and reverse designed Leonard Charles Wyon. Mint State.
An attractive example of this coin which is difficult to obtain in a mint state grade. A superb coin with underlying mint bloom.
Authenticated and graded by PCGS as MS62, certification no. 40218361.
References: KM #5, Fr#5.