Readers Digest advertising tokens

Started by Prosit, May 01, 2011, 11:52:12 PM

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redwine

Here's a Portuguese piece spotted on eb  ;D
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malj1

I put that legend in the Google translate machine and got this reply.

concurso moeda da sorte 25,000,000$ = tender currency of luck   8)  So not quite what the Portuguese used to put on their coins ??? but looks good to foreign eyes.
Malcolm
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Figleaf

I think it means prize draw for 25 million escudos.

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

redwine

I think you may have happened on an interesting government prize draw Mal.  8)
Just imagine if the mint actually produced a special piece which could be traded in for mega money - wouldn't that be fun!  ;D
Mind you they occasionally do it mistakenly  ::)  But, good on them!
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redwine

Here's a Spanish piece  ??? spotted on eb  8)
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malj1

Seems It dates to 1972 for that anniversary.

Estonian and Dutch according to Google translate...
Malcolm
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Figleaf

Quote from: malj1 on January 27, 2014, 09:52:39 PM
Estonian and Dutch according to Google translate...

:D :D :D

Let's agree on French and Dutch, making it Belgian.

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

malj1

Yes Belgian sounds good.

Now I can take off my wooden shoes.  >:D
Malcolm
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redwine

Here's a Spanish one on eb  ;D
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malj1

Malcolm
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redwine

44.8 x 20mm
7.79g
Consimilar
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redwine

The Elizabeth Tower
Uniface
1.47g
22.45mm x 26.6mm
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redwine

The Elizabeth Tower
2g
23.1mm x 27.1mm
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redwine

3.04g
28mm x 13mm
Consimilar
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redwine

RD probably.  Name this car!?
53.6mm x 17.6mm
4g
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