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stupot
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Did the final concretion very carefully this morning. It split into many smaller pieces easily thank goodness. The other silver coin is a Gothic Florin, had quite a few of these over the years, but never one from land. They are a beautiful coin.

It has iron & other crusty deposits but isn't bad at all really. The Halfcrown reverse has a more stubborn iron deposit but a couple of days cleaning will be effective, done a few like this before. The coins are actually protected in the iron far more so if they'd been winnowed around & worn thin. There were several small pieces of brass bits & pins in the same cob.

Anyway, will post when the coins together when they have been done.
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Well done, don't see that many Gothic florins. :thumbsup:
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Running out of things to say about your beach finds.
Yet another good find.
Cheers, :thumbsup:
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Nice one! :Party:

What cleaning method do you use for these? Those concretions look pretty stuck on!
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