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Hair ornament comprising U.S.A. twenty dollar coin (fake; of low gold content) attached to white metal pin by cruciform frame.
- 1930-1940 (?)
- Found/Acquired: Java
- Height: 8.6 centimetres
- Width: 4 centimetres
- Depth: 3.5 centimetres
- Weight: 29 grammes
Register note (quoting donor ?): "Hair ornament made from a faked 20 dollar coin of low gold content. Probably not more than 20 years old".
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Object reference number: EAS20341
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