The area sometimes left free below the design on a circular coin, often used for the date, artist's initials or a small design feature.
The lower section of a coin or medal, usually divided from the field by a line and often containing the date, mintmark or engraver's initial(s).
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(Pronounced EX - surge) Area on a coin generally below the main design area, often site of date.
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A space at the bottom of the reverse of a coin. Often, a line is drawn to separate this space from the rest of the coin. Mint marks can be found here.
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[ French, from Greek ... out + ... work; lit., out work, i. e.
, accessory work. See Work
The small space beneath the base line of a subject engraved on a coin or medal. It usually contains the date, place, engraver's name, etc., or other subsidiary matter...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/E/86
• (n.) The small space beneath the base line of a subject engraved on a coin or medal. It usually contains the date, place, engraver`s name, etc., or other subsidiary matter.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/exergue/
A segment of the coin design separated by a line (usually indicating the ground in the design) in which a legend is placed/inscribed.Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_numismatics
Lower segment of a coin or medal, usually divided from the rest of the field by a horizontal line, and often containing the date, value, ornament or identification symbols....Found on http://www.oenb.at/dictionary/termini.jsp?EINTRAG_ID=13025
The area sometimes left free below the design on a circular coin, often used for the date, artist's initials or a small design feature.Found on http://www.antique-marks.com/antique-terms-e.html
reverse of coin where date is containedFound on http://phrontistery.info/e.html
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