World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!

Discussion in 'World Coins' started by petro89, Mar 29, 2011.

  1. mkivtt

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  3. potty dollar 1878

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  4. H8_modern

    H8_modern Attracted to small round-ish art

  5. Jaelus

    Jaelus The Hungarian Antiquarian Supporter

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  6. Hiddendragon

    Hiddendragon World coin collector

    Here's some new bullion pickups. These are for my animals collection and my prehistoric animals collection. 2021 congo 20 francs achaeopterix.jpg 2022 congo 20 francs gigantopithecus.jpg 2022 dominica 2 dollars frog.jpg 2023 australia 1 dollar whales.jpg
     
  7. PaddyB

    PaddyB Eccentric enthusiast

    Nothing desperately scarce, but this picked up as an upgrade - 1754 British Farthing:
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  8. yarm

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  9. Hiddendragon

    Hiddendragon World coin collector

    Recently I picked up this 1836 Antigua farthing. As far as I know it's the only circulating coin ever made for Antigua. 1836 antigua farthing.jpg
     
  10. KSorbo

    KSorbo Well-Known Member

    Waiting impatiently for these to come in the mail.
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  11. Chris B

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    2 new pick ups for me.
    1957 Ceylon Rupee
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    1730 Augsburg Ducat Pattern
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  12. PaddyB

    PaddyB Eccentric enthusiast

    I have picked up a few goodies in the last few days. These two Charles II Crowns, 1667 and 1681, fill gaps in my own collection:
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  13. longshot

    longshot Enthusiast Supporter

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    Conder Token. 1794
    John of Gaunt (Ghent)
    Edge: Payable in Lancaster, London or Bristol
     
  14. coin_nut

    coin_nut Well-Known Member

    Portugal, Carlos I, 20 Reis, 1892

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  15. Mr. Flute

    Mr. Flute Well-Known Member

    A recent junk silver buy - 1834 France 5 Francs. It’s rough but fun.

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  16. Joshua Lemons

    Joshua Lemons Well-Known Member Supporter

    A couple new purchases.

    A nice 12 Kreuzer from Hohnstein featuring a Wildman. Pretty sure this is KM# 40 due to the legend and lack of value.
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    A little kreuzer from Breslau, modern day Wroclaw, Poland. The strike on this coin is just exceptional.
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  17. coin_nut

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    VS1944/AD1888 Kutch-Bhuj 3 dokda

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  18. Mr. Flute

    Mr. Flute Well-Known Member

    Additional recent buys.

    1938 Hungary 5 pengo
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    1940 Southern Rhodesia half crown
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    1952 Cuba 40 centavos
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  19. coin_nut

    coin_nut Well-Known Member

    British India, George V, 1/12 Anna, 1914, Calcutta. Weak strike reverse.

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  20. PaddyB

    PaddyB Eccentric enthusiast

    These three arrived yesterday. First two - the 1707E and 1837 shillings are marginal upgrades for me.
    The third is a contemporary attempt to pass off a 1711 shilling as a Guinea. Not only has the perpetrator gilded the coin, but he has engraves lines in the plain fields to more closely resemble the Guinea. This would have been a capital offence at the time.
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  21. PaddyB

    PaddyB Eccentric enthusiast

    From the same auction I picked up a handful of small hammered European coins for very little. Here we have two from Austria, one from Poland and two from Hungary:
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