piedfort


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piedfort

(ˈpɪɛdˌfɔːt)
n
(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) a coin that is at least twice as thick as the normal version of that coin found in general currency, made esp as a collector's item or presentation piece
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As the most valuable piece of this years commemorative coin issuance programme, the Magyar Nemzeti Bank will issue a gold commemorative coin Golden Florin of Albert with a face value of HUF 50,000 in normal and piedfort (four times the weight of a normal coin) sizes on 13 March 2018.
The silver proof piedfort coin is priced at $217, and the U.
We do not think that the 2017 circulation PS1 coin will be a good investment - however, the collector coins such as the silver proof, silver proof piedfort and gold proof will be the ones to invest in.
Susan Piedfort, SSC Atlantic Public Affairs--July-September 2017
The FLO examined the find, and once it had been identified by experts at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery and the British Museum as a silver piedfort of Charles IV of France dating from the fourteenth century, correctly told her that because the object had a silver content of more than 10 per cent it was treasure under the 1996 Act, and that as the finder she was under a statutory duty to report the find to the Coroner within fourteen days, and advised her that failure to do so was an offence.
The portraits encapsulate The Queen's 60 years on the throne, and will appear exclusively on the Diamond Jubilee Au5 coins, now available in Silver Proof, Silver Piedfort, Gold-Plated Silver Proof, Gold Proof and Platinum Piedfort.
Talking about cop show Aspe, scriptwriter Paul Piedfort said: 'I think credibility and recognisability are important.
The silver piedfort marking Charles IV's ascension to the French throne in 1322 was discovered by Miss Harding 14 years ago as she worked in the garden with her mother.
The coin, which features Ian Rank-Broadley's portrait of the Queen, can be bought in gold, silver proof, brilliant uncirculated and silver piedfort but only a limited number are available.
The limited edition coin is available in gold, silver proof, brilliant uncirculated and silver piedfort.
By Susan Piedfort, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic Public Affairs--October-December 2015
42) Her conviction was overturned on appeal (43) because she had found the piedfort before the entry into force of the Treasure Act and the artefact was not therefore protected under the previous law of treasure trove.