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 Posted 12/05/2019  6:10 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Sillars67 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
No date which I thought was weird. Any info on this one



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@sillars, yes that is weird. This piece is attracted to a magnet, right? Looks like a match for this advertising token issued for Readers Digest:

https://en.numista.com/catalogue/pieces143144.html


According to numista, some were dated as 1752, while others like yours, are undated.
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Good catch Spence!
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Well done!

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 Posted 12/06/2019  05:52 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Spence to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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Well someone has to be.


As it turns out, we see these pieces with some frequency:

http://goccf.com/t/335738
http://goccf.com/t/76161
http://goccf.com/t/226831
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Checked with magnet and yes it is magnetic
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