Who's Don Amechie?
One here also:
The item does not have a date and it appears to be a token not a coin.
Your coin is a Burma Myanmar 5 Pyas dated 1953.
This coin is similar but is dated 1956:
Burma 5 Pyas 1956
Johnny Depp does wear one:...
Your coin is a Myanmar (AKA Burma) 50 Pyas 1975 FAO.
The FAO is Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
I had a lot of fun with the film "The Great Sinner" trying to figure out which 19th century German crown coins were used in the film.
Thank you for posting this topic, the history behind these coins is fascinating.
My main numismatic interests are non-US coins and some types of...
Re: The Eastern Roman Empire Zeno Emperor holding spear:
Several Roman and Byzantine emperors struck coins with them holding spears including...
Plus the American Legion might cease to exist at some point. I personally don't know anyone who is a member and not 65 yrs old.
I have over a...
I have only one Scottish coin and I had it for 50 years, a copper turner from King Charles I:
Scotland Turner (two pence) Charles I
They are still searching for that golden statue to make the coins from:
Mt. Everest climbers line up
The San Francisco Mint did offer tours in 1949 to members attending the ANA convention in August 1949.
Mint guests were allowed to watch the mint...
My two arrived this week:
Germany Frankfurt Vereinsthaler 1862 (Silver, 33 mm, 18.50 gm)
Germany Prussia 5 Marks 1876-C (Frankfurt...
The OP's item is a Great Britain George III Spade Guinea Token.
I have a similar token:
Great Britain Gaming Token, imitation of George...
I received this one in 2011:
Greece Athens Classical Owl Tetradrachm
Obverse: Head of Athena right, three small upright olive leaves...
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