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Thursday, October 20, 2011

Afghanistan-An Afghan "Dump" Coin-Illustrated

Illustrated below is the obverse and reverse of an Afghani "dump" coin. These were local use coins made by hammering small lumps of copper or bronze with a metal die. Mainly quite small and thick because of their crude manufacture. This example measures approx 20mm in diameter.

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