Bonhams New York to Auction Two Gold Coin Rarities on December 16

Bonhams announce the sale of two extremely rare gold coins in its Coins & Medals auction on December 16, 2011.The first rare coin offered is the finest and only second-known example of a Chang Tso-Lin 50 Yuan gold piece (L&M-1031). It has been consigned for sale by the direct descendants of the famous Chinese leader who is portrayed on the coin. The quality of this lot is unparalleled and is arguably the finest known and essentially unique example of its kind. The coin … Read More