Rare coin featuring abdicated King Edward VIII sells for record $1.3 million – KVIA

Rare coin featuring abdicated King Edward VIII sells for record $1.3 million – KVIA

A rare coin featuring Britain’s King Edward VIII, who abdicated to marry American divorcee Wallis Simpson, has sold for a record £1 million ($1.3 million). The Royal Mint, which makes all coins for the United Kingdom, said it had sold the historically significant coin to a private collector.