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Johnny
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« on: September 26, 2007, 06:40:06 pm »

here are some more I picked up for a few dollars, the  bag contained 5 of these coins with warious wear

Silver in color,  0.8 grams  14 mm

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« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2007, 03:25:36 am »

Hi Johnny

This looks like an oversize (should only be about 10mm) forgery of an Elizabeth I halfpenny, see http://www.ukdfd.co.uk/ukdfddata/showrecords.php?product=1309&cat=68
for a genuine example.

Best wishes

Alan
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« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2007, 09:23:54 am »

Thanks Manzikert,

gonna try to find a weight of these coins,  I'm pretty sure they are fakes

oh well,  it cost me the same as a cup of coffee
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