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Offline Phantom_Major

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Unknown coin in need of identification
« on: August 03, 2008, 06:31:53 PM »
This one is a real head scratcher. It is about 18mm across. Possibly Indian? Who knows...?
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Re: Unknown coin in need of identification
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2008, 09:06:26 PM »
This seems to be a coin from Ceylon, 1 Kahavanu dating from 1271-1273, Viraja Bahu IV.