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Old 02-01-2008, 07:11 AM
maridvnvm maridvnvm is offline
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On some coins the captive is clear:-

http://www.tantaluscoins.com/coins/24915.php

on others less clear:-
http://www.tantaluscoins.com/coins/24705.php

and sometimes described as helmet (though blob would probably be better ) :-
http://www.tantaluscoins.com/coins/24429.php

I am not convinced that they are different types but probably different interpretations of the same type by different engravers.

Regards,
Martin
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