Estimate: 350 USD
Price realized: 400 USD
Foreign Coins, Argentina, Republic, copper pattern piedfort centavo, 1892, arms rev. value and date within wreath; copper ESSAI DE MONNAIE piedfort centavo, 1892, arms, rev. legend and date in plain field, both plain edge (KM.Pn34/-), both coins with considerable original lustre, uncirculated (2)
*ex Baldwin's vault
Although without any mint mark, these pieces are part of a series of regular and piedfort essais prepared by the Paris mint for several Central and South American countries.