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1769 Counterfeit Irish Halfpenny Struck On Canadian Token Brockage ?

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 Posted 06/20/2021  5:22 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add JeromeL to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Hello all,

I recently consigned some counterfeit halfpenny tokens to CNG; one was struck over a brockage:

It seems possible to me that the undertype is a Montreal Bank token, with the legend "DEUX - PROVINCE DE" being what is readable on the bit of the brockage which survived the overstrike.

If so...this would be a very later counterfeit halfpenny ! Despite the 1769 date would date to c. 1830s.

Any input much appreciated - only wish I had spotted this earlier !
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 Posted 06/20/2021  10:42 pm  Show Profile   Check 1960NYGiants's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add 1960NYGiants to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Do you have larger pictures than that of CNG?
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 Posted 06/23/2021  01:19 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add blargish to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Higher quality pics would be much appreciated!
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