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What does this mean.

#1 Unread post by DSCoins » Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:19 pm

I have seen people use K + a number used to describe places/things on a coin. Matter of fact I even found one written down on a flip I had a nickel in, and had no clue as to why I wrote it. So my question is what does the K mean?


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#2 Unread post by Daniel » Sat Dec 14, 2019 12:27 am

I don't know

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#3 Unread post by Paul » Sat Dec 14, 2019 10:56 am

The"K" before a number, indicates the position on the coin, with a reference to a clock face...

For example:
A "K3 Obverse", would indicate to look at the due East on the front of the coin
A "K6 Reverse", would indicate to look at the due South on the back of the coin
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