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Bermuda 10 Cents  1970 to DateBermuda 10 Cents 1970 to Date US Baldwin Horseman 10 Dollar Gold (Fakes are possible)  1850 to 1857US Baldwin Horseman 10 Dollar Gold (Fakes are possible) 1850 to 1857
India 1 Pice  1950 to 1955India 1 Pice 1950 to 1955 Belgium 5, 10, and 25 Centimes  1901 to 1931Belgium 5, 10, and 25 Centimes 1901 to 1931
Token: Great Britain False Shekel  1750 to 1920Token: Great Britain False Shekel 1750 to 1920 Medal: Netherlands Forger's Guild St. Eloy Hospital  1670Medal: Netherlands Forger's Guild St. Eloy Hospital 1670
Great Britain Half Guinea and Guinea  1785Great Britain Half Guinea and Guinea 1785 Austria 100 Schilling  1935 to 1938Austria 100 Schilling 1935 to 1938
  

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Medal: US Confederate Seal (Fakes are possible)  1872 to Date

The seal of the Confederate States of America (the 'South') was designed and created by Joseph S. Wyon in London. He also designed the Great Seal of England. The Seal shows George Washington on horseback, surrounded by the South's principle crops: tobacco, cotton, rice, sugar cane, corn, and wheat. The outside edge bears the inauguration date of Jefferson Davis as President of the CSA. The motto DEO VINDICE means GOD WILL VINDICATE.

Older renditions of the Seal are found in electrotype, an electrical and chemical process of the 1800s that formed metal parts to reproduce a non-metallic model. In this case the model was of the CSA Seal, and the metal was copper. Original electrotypes of the CSA Seal are quite valuable.

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Token: Colombia Lazareto (Leper Colony) Leprosarium 1, 2, 2 1/2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 Centavos  1901 to 1928

There were three government-sponsored leper colonies in Colombia: Agua de Dios, Cano de Lord, and Contratacion. These coins were issued specifically for use in the leprosaria. They were scrubbed often, and most examples you see are worn to a frazzle. If you have a nice-looking specimen, it is quite valuable. Worn coins are not worth very much.

The different denominations minted are shown next. Use the 'values' entry to determine the value of your coin based on the listings which follow.

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Mexico 8 Reales  1824 to 1897

Hi Deb -- You probably have a well-worn 8 reales coin from the old Republic of Mexico.

These coins contain 0.786 troy ounces of silver. So that sets the minimum value they can attain. For instance, if silver is selling at $12 per troy ounce (look it up for today's price at kitco.com), the minimum price is 0.786 x 12 = $9.40.

Coins with the liberty cap and starburst pattern were minted in smaller denominations than 8 reales. In fact, denominations of 1/2, 1, 2, and 4 reales look the same, only smaller. The denomination appears explicitly on the coin in the place where '8R' appears on the 8 reales. Look for '1/2R', '1R', '2R', or '4R' on your coin and, if you have one, click to this appraisal page.

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Token: US Civil War UNION FOREVER  1861 to 1864

Civil War Tokens (CWTs) are tokens that were privately minted and distributed in the United States between 1860 and 1870. They were used mainly in the Northeast and Midwest. The widespread use of the tokens was a result of the scarcity of government-issued coinage during the Civil War.
Civil War tokens are divided into three types: store cards, patriotic tokens, and sutler (is a civilian merchant who sells provisions to an army) tokens. All three types were utilized as currency, and are differentiated by their designs. The collectible value of the tokens is determined chiefly by their rarity. This UNION FOREVER with shield pattern is one of the more common varieties.

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Portugal 40 Reis  1811 to 1825

These 40 reis coins, colloquially known as 'patacos', were issued by King Joao of Portugal between 1811 and 1825. It is very difficult to find well preserved examples, and condition means a great deal to value. The 1815 date is rare and there are a few other nuances described below. Here are typical catalog values:

COMMON DATES
worn: $7 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated (like our picture): $60
well preserved: $165

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Kuwait 1, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 Fils  1961 to 2011

Chelsea has submitted a 100 fils coin from Kuwait. All modern Kuwait coinage looks quite similar, so the trick is in figuring out what denomination you have. The obverse of these coins shows a ship with two dates below it - one from the Gregorian calendar on the left and one from the AH (Anno Hegirae) calendar on the right. Chelsea's coin has the dates '١٤٠٣ ١٩٨٣,' which translates to '1403 - 1983.'

The reverse is where you find the denomination. Inside the circle you will find the number (for Chelsea's coin, this is the '١٠٠' or '100') and below that is 'فلس' or 'fils.'

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