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mick1271

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    The obverse was quite good with no verd . cant find the post (FB is a pain nowadays ) ,If I come across it , I will post the obverse up.
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    Nice little windfall for the owner .Handed down by a relative and didn't have any idea of its value .Some of the coins had notes with them , so her relative did know what it was .
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    just showed up on a FB page .looks right , but whats peoples thoughts ?
  4. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/A5-PVC-ring-Binder-suitable-for-standard-filofax-size-Black-colour/132183443869?hash=item1ec6bf499d:g:ubEAAOSwi7RZHauE Seen these on ebay .Looks like the same size of holes .
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    Black spots on uncirculated 2011 2p

    1987 2ps are bronze , but since 1992 ,they have been copper plated steel .This would probably make a difference in the colour of the corrosion (spots) .
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    This finally arrived from France after being highlighted on the forum . 1874H 7 over 7 . very poor , but a clear example .
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    That might be where I have heard his name from . Something to do with Reading coin club as well .Definitely not me lol.
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    Hi Richard , my 2nd name is Martin .I think there is another Mick Martin in the coin community somewhere, can't remember where I saw his name quoted , but it caused a bit of confusion on my part . Middle initial L if that helps do differentiate .
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    Same phone I used , Finally got a bit of sun in Scotland .Decent light makes a huge difference .
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    These ones are a bit lighter . Looks like my scanning skills are nearly as poor as my photography skills .
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    They are pretty poor Richard .I only have my phone (or digiscope) to take them . I have a new printer /scanner , so I will get it scanned as soon as I set it up .
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    Thanks for taking the time to look at it . The seller was selling a nearly full date run of pennies .all the better ones were being sold separately (bid on an 1845 and 1837 ,but lost both by quite a bit) , but he had a couple of bulk lots, one of which included this one and an 1831 W.W Penny (which I think is rare , but my copper knowledge is limited).The rest were the usual varieties you expect to see in a bulk lot.
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    Forgive the quality of the pictures .I am not much of a photographer lol
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    still not great , but a bit better
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    This is a bit better.
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    The coin has a bit of corrosion , but nothing is visible .Been staring at it for ages and apart from F28 , I can't see what else it could be . Apart from signature missing , everything else looks good for an obv 5 .Colon dots pointing in the right place etc.
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    Bought a partial date run of pennies on ebay . Have checked them all out but need help with this one . Have ruled out everything but the F28 .No signature visible with x10 loupe or digiscope , sea crosses border with no rocks to left of lighthouse and exergue doesn't rise at the r/h/s . Not great pics , but I will try and scan it later if needed .Any help appreciated .
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    Goubys The British bronze penny .

    Does anybody have a spare or unneeded copy for sale ? Or know of one for sale . many thanks .
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    Goubys The British bronze penny .

    He has now updated his website with the updated book on offer now . Hadn't received an email yet (he had probably forgot) ,so I have contacted him to order one .
  20. I hadn't noticed I said I got a tenner for it .I missed out a 0 .it was £100 ,I got for it lol. Any evasion halfpennies I have sold in the past always seem to end up in the US .
  21. I had a George II farthing with a George III date a few years back . I think I got £10 on ebay for it (straight to the States ). Wasn't a particularly grade condition coin , but had an identifiable portrait and clear date . A decent return for a coin that came out of a dealers 50p tub .
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    Goubys The British bronze penny .

    Hi did give me the opportunity when I enquired a couple of months back ,that I could have the current edition (and get the updates when they come out) or wait for an updated edition .He is possibly making sure everyone who already has it gets the chance of the updates before he releases the full updated version .
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    Goubys The British bronze penny .

    No email as of yet . Is he starting with amendments and additions ? I am waiting for a full updated edition , as I don't have the earlier one .
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