TITLE

Counterfeit!

AUTHOR(S)
Kays, Tom
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Virginia Numismatist;Fall2009, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the manufacturing of counterfeit coins for collectors. It says that the deception made by counterfeiters targeting coin collectors is a very old practice which became a challenge to typical coin buyers. It says that the most costly and rare modern coins are the ones which are tempting to counterfeiters which include a coin of the Roman Emperor Augustus, the coins of the Roman Emperor Diocletian.
ACCESSION #
51232915

 

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