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Why is my 1966 half penny colour different? [solved]

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Teutonician
Joined: 15-Sep-2017
Posts: 9
Why is this 1966 coin's colour different. It's obviously not bronze so I just want to know.

Sometimes, I dream about Ch- Coins.
ALLRED1950
Joined: 2-Jul-2012
Posts: 3620
It looks like it been gold plated. Here is a 1957 1/2 penny

you can find a lot of coins plated. Here is a 1902 penny and a US 50 cent coin
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Teutonician
Joined: 15-Sep-2017
Posts: 9
Doesn't looks like a gold plated.. unless it wearer down..
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Jarcek Numista team
Joined: 22-Dec-2014
Posts: 4174
Washing machine? I got similar german pfennig.
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Teutonician
Joined: 15-Sep-2017
Posts: 9
Could been decorative like for a jewellery
Sometimes, I dream about Ch- Coins.
Camerinvs
Joined: 19-May-2016
Posts: 1639
You'll love this short YouTube video:

Turn Pennies Silver and Gold

I got this from John Regitko in the latest Canadian Coin News (September 19─October 2).
MonaSeaclaid
Joined: 21-Jan-2016
Posts: 671
Modern day alchemy!

I like the part where he picks up the glass beaker half full of boiling water with his bare hands.
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lebryant
Joined: 4-Jan-2017
Posts: 32
Nice video, Camerinvs!

Science is beautiful. Of course it doesn't mean that your coin has went through a similar type or process but it puts things into a perspective - not everything looks as it seems :P
angelika33
Joined: 2-Feb-2017
Posts: 4
Quote: "Camerinvs"​You'll love this short YouTube video:

Turn Pennies Silver and Gold

​I got this from John Regitko in the latest Canadian Coin News (September 19─Octob I kept a coin in the album,I noticed that the coin began to cover with a silver coating.Watch out carefully that it is not silver everywhere.along with a silver coating, a green spot appeared in the reverse,the coin was tested with a silver tester.the spot was not visible before
Angelika
angelika33
Joined: 2-Feb-2017
Posts: 4
Quote: "angelika33"
Quote: "Camerinvs"​You'll love this short YouTube video:
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​​Turn Pennies Silver and Gold
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​​I got this from John Regitko in the latest Canadian Coin News (September 19─Octob I kept a coin in the album,I noticed that the coin began to cover with a silver coating.Watch out carefully that it is not silver everywhere.along with a silver coating, a green spot appeared in the reverse,the coin was tested with a silver tester.the spot was not visible before

My ​brother found a coin during the demolition of an old building, 2 years ago.​
Angelika

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