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Lot 21: South Africa: Republic: Unique Set of 3 Patterns graded by NGC “Coin Design Competition” (Hern-TNew2) of 2007. 

Lot 21:
South Africa: Republic:Unique Set of 3 Patterns graded by NGC “Coin Design Competition” (Hern-TNew2) of 2007.
Mintage: ???
Herns says: “In 2007 the mint introduced a competition to invite designs for the 2008 VREDEFORT DOME coin. Three designs (I think) were shortlisted and these patterns were struck from which the winning design was chosen and subsequently issued in 2008. They sell for R150” Hern’s 2023 Handbook page 458.
Winning bidder will get all 3 patterns all very high graded by NGC. All 3 are uniquely the only ones ever graded @ NGC making all 3 finest known stand alone.
1.“World Heritage” Coin Design Competition (Hern-TNew2) of 2007 MS 67 NGC.
2.“Vredefort” Coin Design Competition (Hern-TNew2) of 2007 MS 67 NGC.
3.“Deep Impact” Coin Design Competition (Hern-TNew2) of 2007 MS 68 NGC.
An extremely rare and unique set of 3 x South African Patterns.
Sold @ R15,500.
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