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Plate 270     Modern Forgeries    <info>

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Trinovantes and Catuvellauni    <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 – Later Clacton Type

1460-01-F1

1460-01-F1

1460 - 01 - F1    Trinovantes & Catuvellauni
Later Clacton Type

Gold Quarter Stater    1.46 gms    11 mm

Earliest Record: Mack 1973, purchased 1962

Authentication: Condemned by Van Arsdell as part of the Haslemere                                Investigations, November 1984, this plate coin condemned                                May 1986

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

Notes: Returned to seller

Detection Points: Incorrect style
                                 Incorrect die-cutting
                                 Incorrect metallurgy

 

Uninscribed Coinage – Whaddon Chase Type

1476-03-F11487-01-F1

1487-01

1487 - 01 - F1    Trinovantes & Catuvellauni
Whaddon Chase Type

Gold Stater    5.92 gms    18 mm

Earliest Record: Allen 1960

Authentication: Condemned by Van Arsdell as part of the Haslemere                                Investigations, November 1984

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

Notes: Disposition unknown

Detection Points: Haslemere Steps
                                  Incorrect style
                                  Incorrect die-cutting

 

1476-03-F1

1476 - 03 - F1    Trinovantes & Catuvellauni
Whaddon Chase Type

Gold stater    5.91 gms    18 mm

Earliest Record: Allen 1960

Authentication: Condemned by Van Arsdell as part of the Haslemere                                Investigations, November 1984

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

Notes: Disposition unknown

Detection Points: Haslemere Steps
                                  Incorrect style
                                  Incorrect die-cutting

 

 

Fantasy inspired by the Whaddon Chase Type

Fantasy 10

Fantasy 10

Fantasy 10    Trinovantes & Catuvellauni
Whaddon Chase Type

Gold Quarter Stater    1.68 gms    10 mm

Earliest Record: Allen 1960

Authentication: Condemned by Van Arsdell as part of the Haslemere                                Investigations, November 1984

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

Notes: Disposition unknown

Detection Points: Haslemere Steps
                                  Incorrect style
                                  Incorrect die-cutting

 

 

 

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