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Re: Patterns on coins
« Reply #45 on: November 19, 2020, 11:05:40 AM »
Malaysia 1 ringgit 2005 pattern on fabric

Thank you for giving me a reason to re-visit this thread and discover an obsession. On the coin referred to above, my brain provided an immediate translation of the Malay text: "Sen. Warren arguing."

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Re: Patterns on coins
« Reply #46 on: November 19, 2020, 05:13:49 PM »
1793 Flowing Hair US Chain Cent. The interlocking rings were meant to convey unity among the states but was taken by many as a symbol of slavery or oppression. Reverse changed later that year to a wreath.
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Re: Patterns on coins
« Reply #47 on: November 23, 2020, 08:17:07 PM »
1978 Sri Lanka 50 cents
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