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1852 Three Cent Silver Counterfeit - Cast

 
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 Posted 11/21/2021  10:26 pm Show Profile   Check tropicalbats's eBay Listings Bookmark this topic Add tropicalbats to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
While it does look a little funky at first glance, it does take a good eye to spot something like this which is, by their very nature, quite small to start with.

1852 Three Cent Silver counterfeit - cast



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 Posted 11/21/2021  10:37 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'm sure you're right, but it's hard to believe this clunker would have circulated for long. Anyway, thanks for sharing!
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 Posted 11/22/2021  01:47 am  Show Profile   Check westcoin's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add westcoin to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Neat! Contemporary counterfeit?
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 Posted 11/22/2021  02:20 am  Show Profile   Check tropicalbats's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add tropicalbats to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Would appear to be so. Tiny little thing wouldn't get looked at hard and any weight difference would not be noticable.
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 Posted 11/22/2021  07:19 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Spence to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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any weight difference would not be noticeable.


A very neat piece @tb. Would you please add the weight for reference purposes? Thx.
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