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Halfloaf

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long shot , looking for an ID
« on: February 15, 2016, 08:35:01 PM »
Long shot , got a bit of detail after a light clean , coin is approx 16mm diameter , Lion on the back , some letters visible on the front .

Any help appreciated , i couldnt find an exact match from internet




Garry

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Re: long shot , looking for an ID
« Reply #1 on: February 15, 2016, 08:42:55 PM »
« Last Edit: February 15, 2016, 08:49:17 PM by Garry »
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Re: long shot , looking for an ID
« Reply #2 on: February 15, 2016, 10:40:26 PM »
...yup, Garry nailed it with his ID. Nice find and an excellent ID, well done both!!

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Re: long shot , looking for an ID
« Reply #3 on: February 15, 2016, 10:58:56 PM »
Nice find Halfloaf and a fantastic Id Garry, well done to you both.
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Re: long shot , looking for an ID
« Reply #4 on: February 15, 2016, 10:59:59 PM »
Thanks for the ID , i tried looking myself but could not find enough info.
Cheers Garry

P.S this was one of the grotty non descript coins from DS 142 Pitlochry
« Last Edit: February 15, 2016, 11:06:37 PM by Halfloaf »