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Sweden - Gustav II Adolph (1611-1632), 2 ore "klippe" - SM 121
Obv: Crowned G A R S (Gustavus Adolphus Rex Sveciae)
Rev: The Vasa family coat of arms with 2 OR on eighter side and the year 1626 below.

Minted in Sater or Nykoping 1626. These square coins where the first copper coins minted in Sweden, They were minted from 1624 - 1627, at first hammer -struck and from 1626 roller milled, as this example showed here.
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goranix  [Mar 27, 2013 at 08:07 PM]
Nice coin.