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Offline Desibot

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Chinese token?
« on: December 18, 2020, 08:18:41 PM »
Hi guys

Weight is 15 grams
Is this a token or a restrike ?

Offline Prosit

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Re: Chinese token?
« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2020, 08:56:03 PM »
I believe these are good luck tokens.....but maybe they are amulets instead :)

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Offline Henk

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Re: Chinese token?
« Reply #2 on: December 18, 2020, 10:09:45 PM »
Looks like a China Sinkiang-Kashgar 5 Miskals coin, Y31. Could well be a fake coin.

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Re: Chinese token?
« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2020, 03:30:13 AM »
Because of the evidence of it being mounted as jewelry I doubted it a coin...but it could be; Chinese coins are certainly not my area of expertise.

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