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wee pendant got me stumped
« on: February 12, 2017, 10:49:34 PM »
got this today  :) huvnae a clue  ::) ;D pendant  made from a coin  ;D thoughtit wassilver at first but a weird tarnish over it  ::)
same size as a sixpence but can only match the head and reverse to a half sovereign. mibbes a wee forgery ?  ::) ;D

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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2017, 10:53:30 PM »
Interesting wee find but can't help with ID, sorry.
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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2017, 10:54:14 PM »
Well done Alan, an interesting find. ;)

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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2017, 10:55:43 PM »
Well done, interesting find and thanks for posting  :laugh:
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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2017, 11:52:12 PM »
Could it be a Victorian coin pendant?

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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #5 on: February 13, 2017, 12:37:03 AM »
Interesting wee thing , well found
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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #6 on: February 13, 2017, 02:43:17 AM »
Nice wee find, well done. 👍

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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #7 on: February 13, 2017, 11:06:33 AM »
Possibly off a charm bracelet  :)
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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #8 on: February 14, 2017, 06:23:31 PM »
I think it a queen Victoria commerative coin pendant so a copy of a coin may be of the sovereign design but made of another metal to made to commerative something that what I think hope this helps
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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #9 on: February 14, 2017, 06:38:02 PM »
cheers jim & doodles  :) :) probably as close as i get to a half sovereign  ;D ;D a kid on wan  ::) ;D ;D still a good wee find  :)
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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #10 on: February 15, 2017, 01:52:01 PM »
...interesting find and the ID's seem spot on, well done!!

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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #11 on: February 26, 2017, 01:23:30 PM »
Would it of been enamelled do you think?
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Re: wee pendant got me stumped
« Reply #12 on: February 26, 2017, 01:46:31 PM »
Would it of been enamelled do you think?
being a charm/pendant the shape of a sovereign it would have been gold gilt/plate probably  :)
whenever i complained about an ailment growing up my mother used to say "if it's no yer erse it's yer elba" theres compassion for you! ;D ;D
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