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Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« on: February 09, 2018, 02:34:51 PM »
Cameroon.  Spear head.

All the collector coins in this series have a face value of 1500 CFA francs.

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #1 on: February 09, 2018, 02:36:02 PM »
Central African Republic.  Crossed lances.

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #2 on: February 09, 2018, 02:36:45 PM »
Chad. A manilla ring.

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #3 on: February 09, 2018, 02:38:06 PM »
Congo-Brazzaville.  Katanga cross.

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #4 on: February 09, 2018, 02:40:35 PM »
Equatorial Guinea.  Cowrie shells.

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #5 on: February 09, 2018, 02:42:00 PM »
Gabon.  A throwing knife.

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #6 on: February 09, 2018, 02:46:31 PM »





Below: Katanga, 5 francs, 1961.

A reminder of the Katanga cross coin.

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #7 on: February 09, 2018, 06:47:26 PM »
Cameroon.  Spear head.

All the collector coins in this series have a face value of 1500 CFA francs.
Just CFA, without francs. Fantasies, right?

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #8 on: February 09, 2018, 10:44:03 PM »
You're right. The designs fooled me, because regular CFA commemorative designs are rather poor too.  >:(

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #9 on: February 10, 2018, 09:41:42 AM »
Issued by the Africa Mint, which seems to be owned by Norwegian coin dealer Reidar Rytter-Fjoren.

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #10 on: February 10, 2018, 10:36:42 AM »
So that "Mint" produces only fantasies but no coins?

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #11 on: February 10, 2018, 12:26:33 PM »
So that "Mint" produces only fantasies but no coins?
No only. Also "Off Metal Strike'',  ''Essai'' even ''Proba". Fantasies of the fantasies :).

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Re: Central African States: "Primitive coins" series of 2005
« Reply #12 on: February 10, 2018, 01:28:07 PM »
I see, Stef. You are an expert on the fantasy purveyors.  :-\