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Plate 220     Modern Forgeries    <info>

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Atrebates, Regni and Belgae    <info>

All of the coins on this plate are Haslemere Forgeries, the most obvious error is the appearance of "steps" on the curves of the image.

Haslemere Steps

 

Uninscribed Coinage – Atrebatic Abstract Type

236-01-F1

236-01-F1

236 - 01 - F1    Atrebates, Regni & Belgae
Atrebatic Abstract Type

Gold Quarter Stater    1.52 gms    12 mm

Earliest Record: Mack 1965, 1973 and 1975, purchased 1965

Authentication: Condemned by Van Arsdell as part of the Haslemere                                Investigations, November 1984, Patrick Finn condemned the                                plate coin December 1991

Publications: Van Arsdell 1984c, 1985a, 1986e, 1989a

Notes: Disposition unknown

Detection Points: Incorrect style
                                 Incorrect die-cutting

 

Fantasy inspired by Atrebatic Abstract Type

Fatnasty 6

Fantasy 6

Fantasy 6    Atrebates, Regni & Belgae
Atrebatic Abstract Type

Gold Stater    5.73 gms    16 mm

Earliest Record: Mack 1973, purchased 1966

Authentication: Condemned by Van Arsdell as part of the Haslemere                                Investigations, November 1984, plate coin condemned by Van                                Arsdell December 1985

Publications: Van Arsdell 1984c, 1985a, 1986e, 1989a

Notes: Disposition unknown

Detection Points: Incorrect style
                                  Incorrect die-cutting
                                  Haslemere steps on horse's ear and curve above horse

 

 

 

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