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3 Indian "dump" coins

3 Indian "dump" coins

I bought a collection of odd, curious and primitive money some years back that was being de-accessioned from the Detroit Museum of Art (could be Detroit Museum of History).

The coins are labeled "Indian Dump Coins" and I had never heard that phrase before. I gather than "dump" coins refers to coins that are extremely thick. And these are!!

The particulars: 21mm diameter, 7mm thick
17mm diameter, 5mm thick
16mm diameter, 5mm thick

I will note that I have found some of the muesum attributions to be flat out wrong.

Price

List price: US$ 12.00
Price: US$ 11.40
€ 9.16
£ 7.26
AUD 13.92
CHF 11.00
CAD 13.26
  • Ships from: United States
  • Rates for: 12/17/2014