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 Posted 10/18/2019  08:40 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add BStrauss3 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Esp. CIIII - the fake is a kindness.

Supposedly the portrait on the real coin was so accurate and unflattering that the king had the engraver killed. Probably just a fancy story, but with that nose how could you not want to take revenge...
-----Burton
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Owned by four cats and a wife of 35 years (joined 1983)
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