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I got this coin holder with some other non-related items.  I'm wondering what coins would have gone in it?  The slots are 25mm and 26mm respectively.

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They were designed to hold sovereigns and half-sovereigns. very popular second half 19th century-1914 when gold ceased to be in general circulation. The came in gold  silver-gilt and silver, depending on the affluence of the purchaser. There are collectors of these and yop end gold one can make good prices.

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Thanks Paul.  Its a nifty little piece of kit.  I guess with my next stimulus check I'll have to hunt down a sovereign and a half sovereign to put in it.  It seems they had a gadget for everything back in the day.

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