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Topic: UK Copper/Silver query
Message: Posted by: Ross (Oct 15, 2021 01:00AM)
Hi people,

I am looking to buy a copper/silver coin - English 2p one side, 10p on the other. Can anyone recommend the highest quality version and dealer?

Best wishes,

Message: Posted by: jim ferguson (Oct 15, 2021 02:50PM)
Hi Ross.

There are two types available. One is made with a two pence and ten pence coin (similar to a traditional c/s gaff) - these are available from many, if not most, uk dealers.

The other is a ten pence, with the heads side plated in copper - these are sold by Propdog and may be exclusive to them.

I personally prefer the former, made from two coins. I think they're all pretty much the same regarding quality.

I got mine from a magic shop advertising on ebay, and was only about a tenner.

If you have any other questions regarding the coin, I'd be happy to answer them for you.

Message: Posted by: TWOCAN (Oct 15, 2021 10:23PM)
Roy Keupper does some great work and reasonably priced
Message: Posted by: Ross (Oct 16, 2021 04:13AM)
Thanks very much Jim and TWOCAN. Very much appreciated.

Best regards,