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I found this very worn coin on the beach with the Equinox. I'd @ 14 and appears to be similar metal to a nickel. There is the bust of a head on the front looking to the left. The reverse shows the number 5.

 

I've searched Google for octagonal coins with no luck.  I found this in an area where I was finding bronze nails from a 1860 shipwreck.

 

Anyone know what it is?

Thanks,

Tim

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Aggghh, you killed me Carl! 😝

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Sometimes it's more fun not knowing ☺️

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