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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #150 on: March 01, 2018, 09:31:59 PM »
Usually only capitals are used, interesting!

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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #151 on: January 01, 2019, 02:04:26 PM »
Angola, 10 kwanzas, 2012.  "Kwanzas" is in lower case and italics.

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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #152 on: January 01, 2019, 02:05:28 PM »


Angola, 100 kwanzas, 2015.  Here, "Kwanzas" begins with an upper-case K.

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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #153 on: January 01, 2019, 03:41:38 PM »
A good reason for the use of all caps on coins. ;D  Ah well, on French collector coins I have seen "EURO", "Euro" and "euro" as well ...

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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #154 on: January 01, 2019, 07:41:36 PM »


Some more example of lower-case text.

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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #155 on: January 01, 2019, 07:42:00 PM »


The Netherlands.

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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #156 on: January 01, 2019, 07:42:42 PM »


Bohemia and Moravia, Nazi protectorate.

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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #157 on: January 01, 2019, 07:43:08 PM »


Isle of Man.

 
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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #158 on: January 01, 2019, 07:44:12 PM »
Nigeria.

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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #159 on: January 01, 2019, 07:45:20 PM »
Ireland.

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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #160 on: January 01, 2019, 07:46:02 PM »


Portugal, 20 escudos, 1960.

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Re: Text and Fonts on Coins
« Reply #161 on: March 25, 2019, 12:09:08 PM »


Cuba, 10 centavos, 1994. 

Notice how the cents symbol is contained within the numeral zero of the denomination.  :o