Other Fourrees

 

 

Lydian electrum trite fourree (3.4g). Copy of coin c. 600-575 BC, among the first ancient counterfeit coins. Electrum plating with exposed silver interior.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Satrai ("Lete") stater fourree (8.1g). Copy of coin c. 530-480 BC. Silver plating with exposed copper interior.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miletos twelfth stater fourree (0.8g). Copy of coin c. 525-494 BC. Silver plating with exposed copper interior.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thasos stater fourree (8.1g). Copy of coin c. 463-430 BC. Silver plating with green cuprous oxide on coin's surfaces.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mesembria diobol fourree (0.8g). Copy of coin c. 450-350 BC. Silver plating with exposed copper interior.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cherronesos hemidrachm fourree (1.5g). Copy of coin c. 400-350 BC. Silver plating with exposed copper interior plus green "eutectic" layer believed to consist of about 72 percent silver and 28 percent copper.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Istros stater fourree (4.5g). Copy of coin c. 400-300 BC. Silver plating with exposed copper interior plus green eutectic layer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parion hemidrachm fourree (1.9g). Copy of coin c. 350-300. Silver plating with exposed copper interior.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seleukos I lion tetradrachm fourree (11.3g). Copy of coin c. 311-305 BC. Silver plating with exposed copper interior plus green eutectic layer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seleukos I trophy tetradrachm fourree (14.1g). Copy of coin c. 304-297 BC. Silver plating with no breaks in the plating on the obverse or reverse.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lysimachos tetradrachm fourree (14.1g). Copy of coin c. 288-281 BC. Silver plating with exposed copper interior.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thasos tetradrachm fourree (16.6g). Copy of coin c. 140-72 BC. Silver plating with exposed copper interior.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L. Plautius Plancus denarius fourree (2.9g). Copy of coin c. 47 BC. Silver plating with exposed copper interior.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Augustus denarius fourree (2.6g). Copy of coin c. 2 BC-4 AD. Silver plating with exposed copper interior.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coin sites:
Coin Collecting: Consumer Protection Guide
Glomming: Coin Connoisseurship
Bogos: Counterfeit Coins
Pre-coins

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