An Elephant never forgets
The theme for this month's meeting was the elephant on coins. members brought along various specimens from ancient Rome to modern Eighteenth Century tokens of Coventry.
Here are some elephants. Top row
Great Indian Peninsula Railway free pass 1880s?
India 2 rupees 2003
Ancient Indian coin 3rd Century AD?
East Africa and Uganda Protectorate 10 c 1912
Ceylon 2 stivers 1815
Elephants embody strength and gentleness, power and faithfulness. An excellent theme for coin collecting!