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At the end of 2016 this guy at a Chinatown in Thailand was told I am looking for "King Five" coins.  He gave me this 113 year-old copper 2 ATT.  I owe him one.

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Thailand King Chulalongkorn Baht and Fractions

These photos were taken in natural sunlight.  They are the Baht and its fractional silver pieces from the popular King Chulalongkorn.  These are the brightest examples without toning I could put together. There are also copper pieces that can still be found looking not too dark, with a slightly different, even better portrait of the King.  I believe there was no 1/2 Baht for this time. The examples of these coins we have that were given higher grades look duller. The most co

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deposito

08/26/2019

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09/03/2019

 

NCS candidate

This coin is a good candidate for conservation.  Some schmuck wrapped it in foil.  They'll get it off.

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deposito

08/19/2019

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08/20/2019