Author Topic: Spain, 1776 real - is it genuine?  (Read 10859 times)

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Online Figleaf

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Re: Spain, 1776 real - is it genuine?
« Reply #15 on: November 27, 2011, 04:50:34 PM »
Good point, redwine. That looks like the same die. It also gives an important clue: the word COPY on the edge. Now, I wonder ifTruckiemuzz's coin has the same feature...

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Re: Spain, 1776 real - is it genuine?
« Reply #16 on: November 27, 2011, 07:03:04 PM »
Quote from: Figleaf link=topic=12510.msg85368#msg85368 date=1322406570...What's your case for an imitation?

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The rim treatment is totally unlike that of a genuine coin. Beading?

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