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  • Banknote, Sweden, 5 Kronor, 1948, 1948, KM:33ae, EF(40-45)
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  • Coin, Egypt, Ptolemaic Kingdom, Ptolemy I Soter, Tetradrachm, 300-285 BC
    Ancient coins
  • Coin, Canada, Elizabeth II, 10 Dollars, 1975, Royal Canadian Mint, Ottawa, FDC
  • Banknote, Sweden, 5 Kronor, 1948, 1948, KM:33ae, EF(40-45)
  • Vatican, Tourist Banknote - 0 Euro, Vatican - Stato della Città del Vaticano -
    Medals & Tokens
  • Banknote, Austria, Haslach O.Ö. Ortsgemeinde Bürgermeister: F. Mathie, 30
    Emergency Currency
  • France, 2 Euro, Traité de l'Elysée, 2013, MS(63), Bi-Metallic, Gadoury:17
  • France, Monnaie de Paris, 10 Euro, Traité de l'Elysée, 2013, BE, MS(65-70)
    Monnaie de Paris
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Antiquity & Profiles

Chronology of the roman emperors - Chapter II: The Year of the Four Emperors

In the preceding chapter, we saw Nero forced to commit suicide following a conspiracy which originated in Gaul. Between June AD 68 and the winter of AD 69, the post left vacant by the last of the Julio-Claudians passed from[...]
History & Traditions

A penny for a grave

If you wander around American military cemeteries or memorials and cast an eye over the graves and tombs around you, you are sure to notice coins placed on the top left of the headstones...
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