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Eastern/Oriental Ancient Parthian, Sassanian, Baktrian, Indian, Kushan, Islamic, Asian, and Jewish coinage.

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Old May 20, 2010, 12:05 PM   #1
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An interesting coin or what??????

Hi All,

I would like to share this becouse it is a strange coinish piece, most brobably fake but is there such coin ever exist? What is this actually?



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Old May 20, 2010, 04:05 PM   #3
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Toruist fake

To me it looks like a lot of tourist fake pieces in Middle Eastern market places. Interesting, yes--ancient, no. I think it is a fantasy, not based closely on anything ancient.

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