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  1. princeofwaldo replied to the thread Post Your Biggest/Heaviest Gold (or Silver) Coin/Medal.

    Didn't know that about Biafra, interesting slice of history. Kind of like the experiment that was Katanga, about the only trace left...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 1:41 PM
  2. princeofwaldo liked panzerman's post in the thread Post Your Biggest/Heaviest Gold (or Silver) Coin/Medal.

    No, the Franklin Mint sold these 20 Balboas separate in presentation box for proof edition. Luckily/ the FM encapsulated their coins, so...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 1:38 PM
  3. princeofwaldo liked panzerman's post in the thread Post Your Biggest/Heaviest Gold (or Silver) Coin/Medal.

    My first coin 20 Balboas Panama 1974 Franklin Mint[ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  4. princeofwaldo liked panzerman's post in the thread Post Your Biggest/Heaviest Gold (or Silver) Coin/Medal.

    Thank you! You will get a chuckle, I brought that piece in for our local coin club show and tell, one member asked why they a...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 1:38 PM
  5. princeofwaldo liked panzerman's post in the thread Post Your Biggest/Heaviest Gold (or Silver) Coin/Medal.

    My modern example AV 1000 shillings (part of my 9 piece 1969 Proof Set) Uganda (Visit of Pope Paul VI to Kampala) before Idi Amin...

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  6. princeofwaldo replied to the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    The crowns from Malta dating to the early 1970s are some of the best modern issues out there IMO. The earlier Order of Malta coins from...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 2:22 AM
  7. princeofwaldo liked lordmarcovan's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    Just unexpectedly won this in the last Sincona auction. Oh well, so much for that $500 budgetary ceiling I arbitrarily assigned myself...

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  8. princeofwaldo liked Chris B's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    Just picked up this 1984 Swiss set. [ATTACH]

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  9. princeofwaldo liked Pellinore's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    This came in yesterday. Kanik (c.750-800 AD), king of the Afrighid dynasty of Khwarezm, now the northern part of Uzbekistan (the delta...

    5780 Kanik ct.jpg Jul 5, 2020 at 2:12 AM
  10. princeofwaldo added new media Fruhwald to RCM

    Unique in private hands.

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