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edge-lettering [1 record]

Record 1 2007-08-10


Subject field(s)
  • Coins and Bank Notes
  • Numismatics
  • Coining

The 1988 Olympic coins were the first Canadian Olympic coins to have this additional measure of uniqueness.


  • Pièces de monnaie et billets de banque
  • Numismatique
  • Monnayage

Le lettrage sur la tranche d'une pièce, en relief ou en creux, suppose une tranche lisse et une pièce suffisamment épaisse pour pouvoir y graver une inscription. Il s'agit là d'un trait fort prisé des collectionneurs.


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