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Hello,

 

Wondered if anyone is able to help me,

 

I have a coin in my collection, but I have no idea where its from or anything about it.

 

If you know anything about it, please let me know as I'm really interested to find out what it is!

 

Coin photos at http://www.hairytoe.co.uk/coin1.jpg and http://www.hairytoe.co.uk/coin2.jpg

 

Thank you

 

Karlcoin1.jpg

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Its an indian temple token (rama Tanka) simplar to this one:

 

ramatanka2.jpg

 

Shows the Gods Rama and Laksmana standing on one side of the coin. The other side shows Rama and Sita seated on a throne, and the monkey god Hanuman. These have been minted in a wide variety of styles by many for a long period of time.

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