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Malaysia 20 Sen: Variety

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 Posted 03/26/2019  10:31 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Bonn to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
I search on the catalog if the 20 sen from malaysia coin change the design. Just wonder in 2006 the letters in "M_A_L_A_Y_S_I _A" is far each other. Is this one of the variety of the coin? What you think?

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 Posted 03/27/2019  05:09 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Spence to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
@bonn, I agree that the spacing is different on these coins. Interestingly, I don't see this variety mentioned on the numista page for this coin:

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 Posted 03/27/2019  06:59 am  Show Profile   Check Tanman2001's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Tanman2001 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
These coins are all different years, it is possible (and likely) that the design was changed between years.

The 2002 definitely has a different design, notice how the middle point of the M is even with the bottom of the left and right side.

The 2006 appears different but I believe it is due to die deterioration making the letters thinner. Not a change in design.
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 Posted 04/13/2019  06:54 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add sprag to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Interesting find.
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