Share your favorites on Show & Tell

1835 French 5 Francs Coin, Pill Box, Snuff Box, Opium Box

In World Coins > French Coins > Show & Tell and Folk Art > Show & Tell.
World Coins196 of 371Watch Fob. Japanese, Spanish?New York World's Fair Archive from the Czecho-Slovak Pavilion, 1939
14
Love it
0
Like it

pops52pops52 loves this.
SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
freiheitfreiheit loves this.
HunterHunter loves this.
HardbrakeHardbrake loves this.
bratjddbratjdd loves this.
trgrubaughtrgrubaugh loves this.
peteypetey loves this.
kerry10456kerry10456 loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
walksoftlywalksoftly loves this.
packrat-placepackrat-place loves this.
See 12 more
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.


Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate



Posted 2 years ago

Email

purpledog
(27 items)

This is an 1835 5 Francs coin that has been split in two and connected together with a rim that opens to a nice storage compartment. This was given to me for my birthday by a very dear friend who inserted a nice greeting inside the compartment. He has given me many, many unique gifts including a trade dollar that truly does have a secret compartment.

Comments

  1. packrat-place packrat-place, 2 years ago
    That is amazing, really unique.
  2. purpledog purpledog, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the loves packrat-place, mustangtony, and walksoftly! :)
  3. purpledog purpledog, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love officialfuel and vetraio50! :)
  4. petey petey, 2 years ago
    What a great item, I love it !
  5. purpledog purpledog, 2 years ago
    So glad you like this post. Thanks so much for the love petey, kerry10456, bratjdd, and trgrubaugh! :)
  6. purpledog purpledog, 2 years ago
    Thanks so much for the kind words and love bellin68! :)
  7. Hardbrake Hardbrake, 2 years ago
    Very Nice item (coin) and a great gift, you have a very nice friend if judged by his or her gifts. As a former drug investigator this item would have been over look if a search was done in a rush. Now the officer searching would stop to look at the old coin, and it would be discovered. Very nice Hardbrake
  8. purpledog purpledog, 2 years ago
    Hi Hardbrake. Good thing I'm clean! :) Thanks for your comment and love! :)
  9. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 2 years ago
    You aren't going to tell us what the "nice greeting" was, are you?
  10. purpledog purpledog, 2 years ago
    Hello blunderbuss2. I would love to reveal the contents of the "nice greeting" but that would ruin the mystery wouldn't it! :) Trust me, it's a very nice greeting. :)

    Thanks so much for your interest and question. I do appreciate it. :)
  11. purpledog purpledog, 2 years ago
    Thanks so much for the love Hunter! :)
  12. SEAN68 SEAN68, 1 year ago
    Missed ya purpledog:) nice to see ya again:)
  13. purpledog purpledog, 1 year ago
    Thanks, Sean68. It's nice to be back!
  14. SEAN68 SEAN68, 1 year ago
    your very welcome purpledog!!!!

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.