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Token coin or trash

Post by Stevenc » Mon Feb 11, 2019 4:43 pm

Hello All,
As a newbie I had my second outing with my Garrett euro ace at the week end , as I'm still very keen I dug every signal. Soooooo after many nails and cans I found the attached, its slightly bigger than a 2p but has no visable markings. Checked my reference books but nothing jumps out, any ideas ?

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Re: Token coin or trash

Post by Dave The Slave » Mon Feb 11, 2019 5:23 pm

Hi Steve, can`t quite see the diameter but looks to be 27mm or 28mm which may be a Georgian Halfpenny.
If you run it under the tap some detail may show, even the direction of Monarchs head can narrow it down.
Tend to use Numista as a guide for coin size, weight etc.
Hope this helps.
Cheers ::g
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Re: Token coin or trash

Post by fred » Mon Feb 11, 2019 5:34 pm

At least you found something with a bit of age to it. Persevere, it will get better. ::g
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Re: Token coin or trash

Post by Stevenc » Tue Feb 12, 2019 4:02 pm

Thanks for the replys, fingers crossed for the next trip. [:)

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Re: Token coin or trash

Post by maxjerath » Wed Feb 13, 2019 2:53 am

Georgia half penny.
I found similuar on my front Garden.šŸ˜„
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