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Re: Crossbow coins

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  • Jim McCoin
    ... St. ... Crossbowmen. ... welder and gas welder in my garage. Jim ... best ... open
    Message 1 of 3 , May 25, 2007
      --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, John edgerton <sirjon1@...> wrote:
      >
      > I have put photos of the new Saint George/Crossbowman coins in the
      > Photo section of SCA Archery. The new coins are 1 1/4 inches in
      > diameter. They are thicker than the Saint Sebastian coins because
      > they have deeper relief. The motto on the Saint George side is:
      St.
      > Georgus Patron Arbelastrum or Saint George Patron of
      Crossbowmen.
      > The motto on the crossbowman side is: Let heart and aim be true.
      >
      > http://ph.groups.yahoo.com/group/SCA-Archery/photos/view/2bd7?
      > b=3&m=s&o=0
      > http://ph.groups.yahoo.com/group/SCA-Archery/photos/view/2bd7?
      > b=4&m=s&o=0
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      > For comparision the Saint Sebastian coins (1" diameter) can be seen
      at:
      > John, if you need any mechanical advice or help there is a Tig
      welder and gas welder in my garage.

      Jim
      > http://ph.groups.yahoo.com/group/SCA-Archery/photos/view/2bd7?
      > b=1&m=s&o=0
      > http://ph.groups.yahoo.com/group/SCA-Archery/photos/view/2bd7?
      > b=2&m=s&o=0
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      > The photos of the Saint George/Crossbowman coins are of the first
      > test strikes. It is much harder to make good strikes of larger
      > diameter coins by hand, so there is work being done to find the
      best
      > method of striking them. When the striking is perfected, then the
      > striking of the better quality coins, both St. Sebastian and St.
      > George, will begin. When there is a stockpile built up, I will
      open
      > them for sale.
      >
      > Sir Jon Fitz-Rauf
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