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Canadian cent struck over a struck 2004 Papua New Guinea One Toea on a Fiji planchet.

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  • Canadian cent struck over a struck 2004 Papua New Guinea One Toea on a Fiji planchet.

    I have never seen an error affecting 3 different countries on the same coin but I am sure there are some out there. Purchased on ebay sometime back. I knew there was a lot going on with the coin from the listing picture but was pleasantly surprised when the coin arrived and I was able to determine what it really was. The 2004 New Guinea One Toea is supposed to weigh 2.1 grams but the coin weighed 1.64 grams which is correct for a 2004 Fiji One Cent. Canada was striking coins for both countries in 2004.
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    James Zimmerman
    Coneca N-911
    Pennsylvania State Representative

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    Here an image of what the Papua New Guinea One Toea under strike is supposed to look like.
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    James Zimmerman
    Coneca N-911
    Pennsylvania State Representative

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    • #3
      Coin just came back from NGC


      three country error.jpg
      James Zimmerman
      Coneca N-911
      Pennsylvania State Representative

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      • #4
        Nice coin!
        Ken Potter
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        Unless otherwise noted, images are by Ken Potter and copyright Ken Potter 2015.


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        • #5
          WOW!! very nice!!

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