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Canada 1 Cent Overstuck on Struck Israel 5 Agorot
Dual Denomination & Dual Country
 

The Royal Canadian Mint used to strike coins for Israel in the 1970s, and has produced 16,300,000 aluminum-bronze 5 agorot coins in 1973.  A few of these accidently found themselves in a tote bin that was used to transport blank cent planchets, and thus found their way into the cent striking machine.  This Canadian cent, in addition to being struck on a wrong planchet, exhibits remains of the design of the underlying coin.  Please wait for the page to load - more pictures follow.
 
Canada 1 Cent Overstuck on Struck Israel 5 Agorot Canada 1 Cent Overstuck on Struck Israel 5 Agorot

 
 

To really appreciate the overstrike, we'll need to rotate the coin about 150 degrees counter-clockwise, and place it next to the reverse of a "real" Israeli 5 Agorot.  The underlying details are highlighted in the following scan.
 
Same coin, rotated and main details highlighted Normal 5 Agorot for comparison

 

The following is a zoom in on the hebrew letters forming the word "Israel".  All the letters are visible, although some are very faint. 

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