Steel Dies For Producing Counterfeit Greek, Roman And Byzantine Coins: “Dimitrovgrad Studio”
This book presents one of the counterfeiting methods for producing counterfeit ancient and medieval coins which was used by “Dimitrovgrad” Studio (DS). This is the method of steel dies pressing done by using a solid mechanical press.
The author displays all the dies he managed to find and show to the public. There are many counterfeit coins made with these and it is not known how many more are out there being used every day. This book could be a useful tool for coin lovers to keep them better protected from this fraud.
The book has 123 pages including a short introduction to the production process, a catalogue of 97 steel dies, selected bibliography and 27 plates with images.
This edition is digital only (PDF format).