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Offline Lori

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Antoninus Pius
« on: August 17, 2017, 07:32:37 AM »
Hello there !

I need your opinion /advice regarding this coin, look's like a fake coin to me.
Silver
Diameter  18 mm.
Weight     2.88 gr.

Thank you and best regards !

Offline Minimax88

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Re: Antoninus Pius
« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2017, 08:37:49 AM »
That is not Antoninus Pius, it is Caracalla and it is suspicious to me also. Or at least highly corroded coin.

Offline Manzikert

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Re: Antoninus Pius
« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2017, 10:17:48 AM »
It is a cast, and the original from which it was cast is a modern reproduction too, so doubly fake I'm afraid.

Alan

Offline Lori

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Re: Antoninus Pius
« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2017, 11:53:48 AM »
OK ,well noted, thank you both for your replay.
Regards !