French Auction Offers Dozens of NGC-certified Coins

Posted on 3/2/2022

A rare coin from the reign of King Louis XIII is featured in the March sale presented by CGB Numismatique Paris.

Rare coins certified by Numismatic Guaranty Company™ (NGC®) from Europe, the US and elsewhere are being offered in a CGB Numismatique Paris auction. Online bidding is already underway for the sale, which concludes March 8, 2022.

The top NGC-graded lot is a France 1640A 2 Louis d’Or graded NGC MS 64 (lot 718133). The coin displays a portrait of King Louis XIII, who was near the end of his 33-year reign. This coin has an estimate of €50,000 (about $56,200).

France 1640A 2 Louis d’Or graded NGC MS 64
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Other NGC-graded highlights in the auction include:

  • a Great Britain 1821 Half Sovereign graded NGC Proof Details (lot 723742), with an estimate of €10,000 (about $11,200)
  • a Great Britain 1847 Crown graded NGC Proof AU Details (lot 723755), with an estimate of €10,000 (about $11,200)
  • a Russia 1741CNB Rouble graded NGC AU Details (lot 723758), with an estimate of €10,000 (about $11,200)
  • a France 1725A Ecu graded NGC MS 63 (lot 724923), with an estimate of €7,000 (about $7,900)
  • an Italy 1888R 50 Lire graded NGC AU Details (lot 675984), with an estimate of €5,000 (about $5,600)
  • a United States 1942/41 Mercury Dime graded NGC MS 62 (lot 643559), with an estimate of €3,000 (about $3,400)
  • a China 1918 Sinkiang Sar (Tael) graded NGC AU 50 (lot 715270), with an estimate of €3,000 (about $3,400)
  • a France 1864BB Gold 20 Francs graded NGC MS 64 (lot 724257), with an estimate of €2,400 (about $2,700)

Estimates are provided by the auction house. The $ symbol represents US dollars.

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