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Offline abuzuz1

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Italy: 1867 10 centesimi, countermarked
« on: September 15, 2014, 07:34:30 PM »
Hi guys,

I could really use some help here .I have this Italian 1867 10 centesimi coin ,which I believe is struck with what I identify as two 7s (see image please)
Any idea what that could be ?
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Offline Figleaf

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Re: Italy: 1867 10 centesimi, countermarked
« Reply #1 on: September 15, 2014, 10:52:58 PM »
I am afraid that is too little to go on. It could be just someone trying out his new 7 punch or it could be a large number of other things.

Peter
An unidentified coin is a piece of metal. An identified coin is a piece of history.

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Re: Italy: 1867 10 centesimi, countermarked
« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2014, 07:06:54 PM »
Perhaps now Peter?
Thanks in advance buddy

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Re: Italy: 1867 10 centesimi, countermarked
« Reply #3 on: September 16, 2014, 09:44:55 PM »
Can't tell you much more. The right 7 was struck with too much force. Lack of experience, maybe?

Peter
An unidentified coin is a piece of metal. An identified coin is a piece of history.