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Arab immitation and original

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explorer:
Hi All,

The firs one is Constans II follis and the second one is Arab- Byzantine fals. Interesting, no?

Explorer

vercingetorix:
The arabs got the die "mirrored" , I mean backwards- CON written backwards and the obverse has the same characteristics, the emperor is holding the cross in the other hand.

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