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The Grey Shades of Fifty

You must shade my 50 pence piece

with angular tilt and rub

Too gentle will be ineffective

Too firm and you may have to scrub… 52 more words

Catherine Crosswell

X Poltura - Rakoczi 1705 with Countermark

X Poltura 1705, Francis II. Rakoczi, Countermarked Madonna and Child., H.: 1536, U. II.: 1135.a, EF


The Mystical Coins of the Celtic Tribes of Britain

Celtic coinage is the most intriguing and varied of all the British coins since no one knows specifically for whom, when or where they were produced.   4,085 more words