New Zealand Waitangi Crown (Fakes are possible) 1935
That is a valuable coin, Doyal. The catalogs quote $3000 for well preserved coins. Looking at auction results, I think you can probably do even better than that, as follows:
average circulated: $3000
well preserved: $4000
fully uncirculated: $8000
NEVER CLEAN A COIN. CLEANING RUINS VALUE.
Handle your crown with care. Keep fingerprints off. You should have it authenticated, graded, and encapsulated by one of these services: PGCS, ICG, NGC, or ANACS.
The reason these relatively modern coins are so valuable is that only about 1000 were minted. Beware of look-alikes.
Waitangi Day commemorates a significant day in the history of New Zealand. It is a public holiday held each year on 6 February to celebrate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand's founding document, on that date in 1840. -- Wikipedia
, Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: Doyal, Thu, 20-Oct-2011 19:45:58 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Fri, 06-Dec-2013 03:23:12 GMT
Last review by CoinQuest: Wed, 06-Apr-2016 14:24:17 GMT
Requester description: 1935 George V King New Zealand Crpwn 1935, Waitangi George V A Native Maori Warrior shaking hands with a British Official
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