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UNDATED ROSA AMERICANA TWOPENCE - 
"UTILE DULCI" ON SCROLL
  

Obverse of Undated Rosa Americana Twopence - UTILE DULCI on scroll     Reverse of 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 switched).

 

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
  

Obverse of Undated Rosa Americana Twopence - UTILE DULCI on scroll     Reverse of Undated Rosa Americana Twopence - UTILE DULCI on scroll

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.