NGC-certified Italian Gold Rarity Among Highlights in Aste Bolaffi Sale

Posted on 7/2/2020

The July 9-10 auction includes an example of one of the most prized vintage coins in Italian numismatics.

An Italian gold ultra-rarity is among the highlights certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) in an auction being held in Turin on July 9-10, 2020. Online bidding is open now for the sale, organized by Aste Bolaffi, a respected Italian auction house.

Italy 1880R 100 Lire graded NGC MS 60.
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The Italy 1880R 100 Lire graded NGC MS 60 features the bust of Umberto I, who ascended to the throne in 1878 and ruled until he was assassinated in 1900. The coin has a starting price of €40,000 (about $45,000 USD).

Other NGC-certified highlights in the sale include:

All starting prices are provided by the auction house.


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