1808 east india company

Discussion in 'What's it Worth' started by valindil, Jan 2, 2007.

  1. valindil

    valindil New Member

    i recently found an 1808 east india company x .cash coin and was wandering what it is worth
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  3. Aidan Work

    Aidan Work New Member

    Valindil,this 10 Cash coin is actually a very common coin,as a whole hoard of them found on the wreck of the 'Admiral Gardner',which sank on its was to Bombay.

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  4. De Orc

    De Orc Well-Known Member

    Welcome to CT and have to agree with Aiden, quite a common coin, but a nice start to a collection :thumb: whatever you do though please dont clean it or it will loose most of what value it has.

    De Orc :D
  5. Treashunt

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  6. spock1k

    spock1k King of Hearts

    man i am looking to buy British India coins in high grade silver rupees does anyone know a good dealer or website. There are simply 2 many forgeries out there on eBay.

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    Try this thread - HERE
  8. Mikjo0

    Mikjo0 Numismatist

    And it only got a little distance from England before it sank on Goodwind Sands off the Straits of Dover.
    I bought one several years ago from London Coin Gallery with a COA verifying that it was a wreck recovery coin and it cost me about $20 if I remember correctly.Probably too much but it's interesting,history wise.:)
    The ship was recovered in 1985 and it's cargo was found in wax sealed kegs which accounts for their remarkable condition despite 198 years in salt water.

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