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WEEK #489 YES, A COIN QUESTION... :-)

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This weeks First and Second place winners will be picked at random…The question must be answered by Saturday at midnight EST.

 

QUESTION: :wishluck:

 

What term was applied to the standard for British silver coinage made before 1920?

 

Our first place winner will receive a copy of A Handbook of 10th Century United States Gold Coins 1907-1933, 2nd Edition by David W. Akers

 

There will also be a runner up prize given to a selected player with the correct answer.

 

REMINDER: The Numisma-Quest ends on Saturday at midnight EST. Entries after that time will not be valid. See the Trivia info post for more details

 

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Sterling silver of 92.5% pure silver coinage that was predecimal coinage.

 

That's about as good of guess as I can muster at the moment.

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Question:

 

What term was applied to the standard for British silver coinage made before 1920?

 

The Answer is… Sterling

 

Our first place e1cnr has a copy of A Handbook of 10th Century United States Gold Coins 1907-1933, 2nd Edition by David W. Akers

 

Our second place winner rja1 has won an NGC Single Coin Display Box

 

Thank you for playing and please stop by this Friday for the PMG Numisma-Quest question

 

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