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Is a nickel with no back side that is hollow a real coin with a defect?


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2005-10-21 04:24:44
2005-10-21 04:24:44

You have found half of a magician's coin. These are made from real nickels and one half (the one you found) is hollowed out and another ground down to fit in the hollow. These two-headed or two-tailed coins sell for a few dollars in novelty stores. Jakes Marketplace on the web charges about $8 for most varieties.


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