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Doubtful Septimius Severus denarius


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I didn't check any databases - but the coin looks very, very "soapy" and seems to be cast, not struck.

Style may mislead - but I do not trust, too-

Regards across the border

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To @Dwarf's point, the style just 'smells bad.'  Very impressionistically, it might be a Becker, or some other fake that wouldn't necessarily have be contemporary (to us).  But beyond that, the technical details other folks here have gotten into are out of my league.

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