Segovia Spain Copper Fantasy Pattern Coin NGC MS-64 Brown!
Item #CC-0098 | Segovia Spain Copper Fantasy Pattern Coin NGC MS-64 Brown
Mint: Segovia, Spain
Ruler/Period: Philip II
Grade: MS-64 Brown
For details on this coin from NGC, click on the serial number here: 2863867-004
Description: Presented here is one of the most unique pieces you will come across. Tied for finest known in the NGC census, this coin is a “fantasy pattern” or a test coin made at the mint in Segovia as a practice piece for a 2 maravedis . These copper coins were made as future engravers and assayers practiced new designs and worked on their methods of strikes at the mint. This coin was probably kept as a souvenir by one of the engravers of the mint and handed down through the generation . We have a select few of these extremely rare pieces available and invite you to examine their beauty and uniqueness! This coin will make a perfect addition to any collector of patterns or Spanish coinage.