Royal Mint 'Historic Coins' sells a fake 1937 Aussie Crown

Discussion in 'Fakes & Counterfeits' started by jultorsk, Nov 11, 2020.

  1. jultorsk

    jultorsk Well-Known Member Silver Stacker

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    Some hapless soul paid £75 for this one and sent it for NGC grading, only to discover it was fake. o_O

    Coin at 4:52 mark

     
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    neonuke Active Member Silver Stacker

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    wow that's a glaring fake Crown, it's even coin alignment and not medal alignment.
     
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  3. nicotineandcaffeine

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    Very hard to believe it came from the Royal Mint.

    Weak strike, wrong reeding/copper planchet.
     

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