The Swiss REALLY DO have a sense of humor...who knew?

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    Switzerland has minted a gold coin so small that a magnifying glass is needed to see each side - one of which shows Albert Einstein sticking out his tongue.

    State-owned Swissmint said that the 0.12-inches (2.96-millimetre) gold coin is the smallest in the world. It is similar in size to the combined thickness of two pieces of paper.

    The coin weighs just 1/500th of an ounce (0.063 grams) and has a nominal value of 1/4 Swiss francs (about 20p). Its weight is comparable to that of two grains of rice.

    (Excerpt) Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...

    I know that this sounds absurb but it is true....sure to be a conversation starter!


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