Rosa Americana Coins by Variety | Colonial Coins
UNDATED ROSA AMERICANA TWOPENCE
"UTILE DULCI" ON SCROLL
Images courtesy of Ira
& Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.
PCGS AU-58. Ira
& Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson
Collection, Part I", February 16, 2001, Lot 9 at $2,300.00 (the plate in the
catalogue for this lot is incorrect -- the plates for lots 9 and 12 were
PCGS AU-53, About
Uncirculated. Ex - Stack's 65th Anniversary Sale, October 17-19,
2000, Lot 3, "CE C.62. Bare head r., GEORGIVS, reverse shows
motto UTILE DULCI on scroll." @ $805.00
Images courtesy of Early American History Auctions, Inc.
PCGS VF-20. Ex - Superior Stamp & Coin "Breen 88" - Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid
Sale, December 9, 2000, Lot 833, where it was described as follows:
"Undated Rosa Americana Twopence, With Label, PCGS graded Very
Fine-20. Gracefully worn, with relatively smooth surfaces for
the grade and a pleasant, olive-brown color. This is the first Rosa
Americana type listed in the GUIDEBOOK, where it is illustrated by a
rather spectacular example (you know, something to shoot for). The
reverse die has rotated 90 degrees in a clockwise direction." -
Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale, April 21, 2001, Lot 1028.