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Abbreviations Used
Abbreviation Meaning
a.e.g.all edges gilt
Ar (or Ag)Silver
AvAverage Circulation
NiBrNickel Bronze Alloy
BrAlBronze Aluminium Alloy
BUNCBrilliant Uncirculated - See Grading
CuNiCupro Nickel Alloy
EFExtremely Fine - See Grading
f.e.p.front end paper
FFine - See Grading
GGood - See Grading
GFGood Fine - See Grading
GVFGood Very Fine - See Grading
JIMJapanese Invasion Money
ndNot dated
s.e.kSmall edge Knock
UNC Uncirculated - See Grading
VFVery Fine - See Grading
VGVery Good - See Grading

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