Syracuse silver Decadrachm circa 400 BC.

Glenn S. writes: Hello Coin Doc, Attached are pictures of an old coin… I would like to know how much it’s worth. Thank you, Glenn Your image shows a Syracuse, silver Decadrachm by Euainetos, circa 400 BC. Head of Arethusa facing left, hair wreathed with barley, wearing triple-drop earring (not visible on your coin) and […]
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1913 Australian half penny

Emma writes: I have a coin but I don’t know what it’s worth, please help. It’s a 1913 half penny from Australia. The Australian bronze 1/2 penny was part of a monetary system that was adopted from the British and was in use in Australia from the early 19th century to 1966. The system worked […]
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1928 Canadian V Nickel

Rose M. writes: I have a 1928 Canadian V Nickel. Can you please provide me with some information about this coin? Such as history and value. Thank you. Canada 5 cent pieces were first struck in nickel in 1922 and replaced the silver 5 cent pieces struck 1921 and before. The 1928 Canada 5c ranks […]
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Thailand 5 Baht

Michael I. writes: My question is I have a coin that has a man with glasses on the front and on the back it looks like a dragon with something hanging from his mouth. Also on the back are 5 trees and in the background of the trees it has some kind of buildings that […]
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Coins of Badshah Shahjahan

Bilal writes: Dear Sir, It is to inform you that I am resident of Pakistan have some antique Golden coins of Badishah Shahjahan . These are even not available in our National Musuam. Hoping a quick and positive response. Thanks, Bilal Badshah (not Badishah) was the famous ruler of the Mughal Empire (Islamic India) who […]
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