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1662 Netherlands Silver New York Lion Dollar NGC VF30

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1662 Netherlands Silver New York Lion Dollar NGC VF30

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Why Purchase This VF30 1662 Netherlands Lion Dollar?

The Lion Dollar is a silver coin that was issued by the Netherlands. It actually served as one of the predecessors to the U.S. silver dollar. This coin weighs 27.68 g. It was minted in 1662.

Detailed Lion and Knight Designs

The lion design can be found on the obverse. The date is inscribed at the top of the design. This lion has a long tail and tongue compared to its body, and it's standing on its hind legs with its front paws up in the air.

On the reverse a knight and a shield can be seen. The knight is carrying a sack with one hand, he is just behind the shield. A lion design can be seen on the front of the shield.

Certified VF30 by NGC

This Lion Dollar was submitted to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) to be authenticated and graded. After it was found to be authentic, its condition was examined. Since wear is visible and some original details are gone it was given the grade of Very Fine 30 (VF30).

Order while you have the opportunity, this NGC VF30 1662 Netherlands Lion Dollar could be a part of your collection.


Year of Issue:1662
Mint:Royal Dutch Mint
Grading Service:NGC
Grade:VF30
Finish:Mint State
Composition:Silver
Country:Netherlands
Legal Tender:Netherlands
Currency:Daalder
Obverse Design:Armored Knight With Lion Shield
Reverse Design:Lion Within Two Circles