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Is This Guinea For Real?

 
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 Posted 10/02/2021  2:43 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add thq to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
https://www.ebay.com/itm/373709246877

It looks like a terrible cast copy. Opinions anyone?
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 Posted 10/02/2021  5:18 pm  Show Profile   Check NumisRob's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add NumisRob to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I think it's a genuine coin that's been worn on a chain for years or maybe kept as a pocket piece. I've seen quite a few spade guineas like that.
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 Posted 10/02/2021  10:37 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Sap to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'd want to know why the crown and the top of the shield were so weak. Genuine coins don't tend to show weakness there.
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 Posted 10/03/2021  8:05 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Sap to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Moved to British subforum for any additional comment?
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