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Coin Trench Art of the First World War


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Soldiers, sailors and airmen love souvenirs and have taken coins home. Identification tags, ash trays and countless other artifacts were hand crafted from the detritus of the war including coins. These unique items are the objects of our desire. See and learn about these remarkable artifacts. Presenting: Fred Schwan, collector for more than 60 years. This presentation was part of the 2020 Newman Numismatic Portal Sympsosium, held virtually, August 28-30, 2020.
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