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help with id on lead disk please

Post by Falc » Sun Mar 19, 2017 9:52 pm

hi all any ideas as to what this lead disk might be it was 8 inch down in pasture field cheers Falc
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Post by fred » Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:14 pm

It looks like a foreign coin has been pressed into it, probably to mark it as a private weight. The was another one on here with an English coin a week or two ago. ::g

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Post by Danzigman » Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:16 pm

fred wrote:It looks like a foreign coin has been pressed into it, probably to mark it as a private weight. The was another one on here with an English coin a week or two ago. ::g
If is was a press copy, would the 3 not be mirrowed then :-/
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Post by Harry Digger » Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:25 pm

Danzigman wrote:
fred wrote:It looks like a foreign coin has been pressed into it, probably to mark it as a private weight. The was another one on here with an English coin a week or two ago. ::g
If is was a press copy, would the 3 not be mirrowed then :-/
I think that "3" is an mirrored upside down "2" John ::g
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Post by Danzigman » Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:26 pm

Make sence then.. ::g Thanks..
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Re: help with id on lead disk please

Post by fred » Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:33 pm

Harry Digger wrote:
Danzigman wrote:
fred wrote:It looks like a foreign coin has been pressed into it, probably to mark it as a private weight. The was another one on here with an English coin a week or two ago. ::g
If is was a press copy, would the 3 not be mirrowed then :-/
I think that "3" is an mirrored upside down "2" John ::g
Thanks Harry. I'm working on a tablet at the moment and was getting giddy trying to turn the bloody image the right way up so that I could see what it was. ::g

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Post by fred » Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:35 pm

The coin is a US 2 cent piece! ::g They were only made between 1864 to 1873.

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Post by Harry Digger » Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:12 pm

fred wrote:
Harry Digger wrote: I think that "3" is an mirrored upside down "2" John ::g
Thanks Harry. I'm working on a tablet at the moment and was getting giddy trying to turn the bloody image the right way up so that I could see what it was. ::g
I just picked my laptop up and turned it upside down Fred :))
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Post by fred » Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:40 pm

Harry Digger wrote:
fred wrote:
Harry Digger wrote: I think that "3" is an mirrored upside down "2" John ::g
Thanks Harry. I'm working on a tablet at the moment and was getting giddy trying to turn the bloody image the right way up so that I could see what it was. ::g
I just picked my laptop up and turned it upside down Fred :))
I'd worked out the theory but was defeated by a combination of the autorotate and apathy! :D

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Re: help with id on lead disk please

Post by Harry Digger » Mon Mar 20, 2017 12:09 am

fred wrote:
Harry Digger wrote:
fred wrote:
Thanks Harry. I'm working on a tablet at the moment and was getting giddy trying to turn the bloody image the right way up so that I could see what it was. ::g
I just picked my laptop up and turned it upside down Fred :))
I'd worked out the theory but was defeated by a combination of the autorotate and apathy! :D
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Re: help with id on lead disk please

Post by Danzigman » Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:37 am

Absolutly correct with the press copy and 2. Sorry
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Re: help with id on lead disk please

Post by Falc » Mon Mar 20, 2017 8:44 pm

thank you guys for the id made good reading . ::g

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