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Offline andyg

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Afghanistan: Kabul falus
« on: January 12, 2014, 01:01:15 PM »
again probably an unofficial one I think

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Re: Afghanistan: Kabul falus
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2014, 08:37:42 PM »
It probably is from that part of the world - thanks for the suggestion :)
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Re: Afghanistan: Kabul falus
« Reply #3 on: January 13, 2014, 12:03:08 AM »
Not necessarily Iranian; could be Afghani. I can't keep them apart very well, but that leaf occurs on a few Afghanistan civic issues.

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Re: Afghanistan: Kabul falus
« Reply #4 on: January 17, 2014, 02:15:49 PM »
Well said Peter  ;)
Very similar designs exist for both Iran and Afghanistan, on this coin we can read the quite full mintname : "Kabul", so it is afghan..
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Re: Afghanistan: Kabul falus
« Reply #5 on: January 17, 2014, 02:33:18 PM »
here a drawing
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Re: Afghanistan: Kabul falus
« Reply #6 on: January 17, 2014, 04:59:09 PM »
Great stuff, great fun! You make it look so easy, Saro :)

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Re: Afghanistan: Kabul falus
« Reply #7 on: January 19, 2014, 09:10:45 PM »
Thanks very much Saro, it's great to get these things identified  :)
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