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Haley's Comet commemorative medallion.
An example of the element Titanium

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Titanium Haley's Comet commemorative medallion
Haley's Comet commemorative medallion.
This coin was produced in Japan in commemoration of the visit of Haley's comet in 1986. It is blank on the back face, but for $1 I'm not complaining! At the time it was made titanium was quite an exotic and expensive material and I imagine the token was quite a bit more expensive back then.
The eBay seller described it as a Chinese medallion, but in fact the inscription reads "Haley's comet commemoration" with the name Haley rendered in Japanese katakana (phonetic) lettering which is not used in China.
Source: eBay seller sevyg
Contributor: Theodore Gray
Acquired: 27 October, 2003
Price: $1.04
Size: 2.5"
Purity: 99%
Sample Group: Coins
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