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Offline Afrasi

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Kariba Casino - Named tokens
« on: July 16, 2017, 02:48:48 PM »
These opening promption tokens of the Kariba Casino in Zimbabwe are the only tokens I know having a personal name engraved. I have five of these, all with different names.

Does anybody know any other kind of tokens with a personal name mentioned at the token?

43.2 mm 25.00 g Cu-Zn

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Re: Kariba Casino - Named tokens
« Reply #1 on: July 21, 2017, 10:56:30 PM »
Nver seen one before. Quite a high denomination (I assume it is in USD, not is Zim dollars.) Maybe a premium for high stakes gamblers on opening night?

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