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Egypt, 10 piastres 1976, km452, wide / narrow inscriptions?
« on: January 14, 2014, 03:54:51 PM »
HI,

do anybody know the difference between the wide and narrow inscriptions on the obverse. I have one of those, but that as usual doesn't help me any further....

Thanks for your help
Ole

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Re: Egypt, 10 piastres 1976, km452, wide / narrow inscriptions?
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2014, 05:29:11 PM »
Hello Ole
is the coin that i have for that you seen if is the same that your
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Re: Egypt, 10 piastres 1976, km452, wide / narrow inscriptions?
« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2014, 05:39:39 PM »
Hello Gerard,

I think we have the same? Here is mine.

Amicalement
Ole

If you're interested in coin variants please find some English documentation here:
https://sites.google.com/site/coinvarietiescollection/home
and in French on Michel's site (the presentations are not the same):
http://monnaiesetvarietes.esy.es/

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Re: Egypt, 10 piastres 1976, km452, wide / narrow inscriptions?
« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2014, 05:48:53 PM »
Ole is possible that on your coin the date is biggest that mine



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Re: Egypt, 10 piastres 1976, km452, wide / narrow inscriptions?
« Reply #4 on: January 14, 2014, 06:07:08 PM »
Hi Gerard,

I've tried to put them next to each other, but since I cannot measure anything, I can only say, that it looks like mine is bold and yours is fine????

Amicalement
Ole

If you're interested in coin variants please find some English documentation here:
https://sites.google.com/site/coinvarietiescollection/home
and in French on Michel's site (the presentations are not the same):
http://monnaiesetvarietes.esy.es/

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Re: Egypt, 10 piastres 1976, km452, wide / narrow inscriptions?
« Reply #5 on: January 14, 2014, 06:15:20 PM »
Hello Ole
Maybee an other collector have one idea ?
Gerard

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Re: Egypt, 10 piastres 1976, km452, wide / narrow inscriptions?
« Reply #6 on: January 14, 2014, 08:01:39 PM »
1972 and 1976 of this reverse have - beneath several other differences - the upper inscription above the 10 in a different distance to the edge. Perhaps this is, what is meant in KM ...