Gambia 1970 8 Shillings Silver (Proof) Hippopotamus

Gambia 1970 8 Shillings Silver (Proof) Hippopotamus
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Product Details

A hippopotamus appears on the reverse of this large silver crown. Silver content is .9635 of an ounce. Queen Elizabeth II appears on the obverse. Only 4,500 were issued. One of the scarce coins to depict a hippo. For the longest time this coin was and may still be the only 8 shillings issued in the world. A tough coin to find, especially in pristine condition! KM#7a.


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Specifications

Product ID: 46696
Year: 1970
Grade: Proof
Grade Service: None
Denomination: 8 Shillings
Metal Content: 0.9635 troy oz
Purity: .925
Manufacturer: Royal Mint
Thickness: 2.8 mm
Diameter: 41.4 mm
Inner Pack: 0
Outer Pack: 0
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We provide all of our customers with a refund, return and / or exchange on everything we sell including all bullion and certified coins. If for any reason, you have a problem, please feel free to call us. We will always do our best to accommodate you.

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