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Offline Richard E Ahern

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What is this and what is its worth
« on: August 10, 2018, 12:58:41 PM »
Anyone know this coin or value thank

Offline TomG

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Re: What is this and what is its worth
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2018, 10:30:13 PM »
It is an extremely worn China Empire  / Tai-Ching-Ti-Kuo Copper Coin probably a ten (28mm diameter) or twenty (34mm diameter) cash denomination. They were machine struck between 1903 - 1911. The visible coin condition would price around $5. The originating provincial mint, if still visible, would impressed / embossed on the opposite coin face.

Here are some links to get you started:
http://coinquest.com/cgi-bin/cq/coins.pl?coin=7191
https://en.numista.com/catalogue/pieces15604.html