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FS 1960D cents BU roll by Bob-tx
Anyone interested in a full roll (plastic tube) of 1960D BU cents? Price negotiable. Bob-tx
April 20th 10 12:59 PM
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New US Mint Laser Frosting... by MKW
is it just me or does the new laser frosting technique look kinda wierd? What happened to doing it the old way with a polisher and masking tape to mask out areas for blasting? The Boy Scout design looks particularly bad with the laser frosting.
April 20th 10 07:13 AM
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MSNS Michigan State Convention 4 23,24,25 by JHL
This weekend Fri Sat & Sunday. Dearborn Michigan 140+ dealers, educational exhibits, YN Program. No charge parking, or admission. April 23, 24 & 25. Public 10am -6pm Dearborn Hyatt Regency. www.michigancoinclub.org
April 20th 10 03:40 AM
by JHL Go to last post
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Un precis d'Angleterre by oly
Numismatic Observations on Oxford and London, 29 March to 12 April 2010 Part One These are simply my recent commonplace impressions and if you know more than I do on the subject matter (as well many persons may) you can correct or append to these comments. You can also ignore them as you wish...
April 18th 10 11:18 PM
by oly Go to last post
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Liberty nickels? by thermo102
First, I'm not a collector and don't think I want to get into it at this time. That said, I was recently given some coins which I believe were 'randomly' kept by some of my in-laws. (now deceased) The nickels caught my attention because I had never seen one before! The dates a 1906, 1911,...
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April 17th 10 09:09 PM
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Can anyone identify a coin(s) for me please? by Onderbaadjie
First, you will have to know about Asian Coins, it is "brass" looking, is 2 cm across and a 5 mm hole in the center. There are 2 characters on the bottom of one side and some type of grain like wheat or rice bent into almost a half circle above the 2 characters. On the reverse, 3 slightly larger...
April 16th 10 09:19 PM
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1922 Peace Dollar error? by [email protected]
Took photos of this recently, and had to look again. 1922 Peace Dollar. Looks like a lot of cuds and rim cracks. Photos: http://community.webshots.com/album/577322307BLUtcb Daniel B. Wheeler
April 15th 10 01:33 AM
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Halves still (randomly) getting confused as dollar coins by Duh_OZ
Happened again today at a thrift store. Bill was $4.95 so I hand over 2, $2's and 2 halves. The halves go under the till and the cashier hands me $1.05 in change. I explain those were half dollars so she lifts the till, looks them over and I hand back the $1. Then she takes the halves and...
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April 13th 10 06:31 PM
by Duh_OZ Go to last post
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US Mint come through by Scurvy Dog[_2_]
I rec'd my War Vets and Boy Scout BU dollars within 10 days of ordering them. Both appear to be MS70, since I can't seem to spot a single flaw on them under 10X magnifcation. Well done, US Mint.
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April 13th 10 10:14 AM
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Summer ANA's to Stall in Chicago by Nick Knight
Did anyone notice the ANA press release announcing that they are going to have the summer ANA shows in Chicago permanently after the current schedule is complete (which includes one Chicago show anyway)? I haven't seen any comments, but perhaps we're too busy chit-chatting :) (or perhaps only...
April 12th 10 06:46 PM
by Mr. Jaggers Go to last post
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Help me to find some really rare condor tokens please by Nigel Hormsby
Hi, I am a collector of condor tokens. I would like to buy as many as possible. I have my trusty D&H and need many to complete my collection. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank You Nigel
April 12th 10 07:56 AM
by Mr. Jaggers Go to last post
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How can you tell if Obama is lying? by Scurvy Dog[_2_]
His lips are moving. SAY NO TO OBAMA'S VAT!
April 11th 10 12:58 PM
by beekeep Go to last post
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My latest coin acquisition by Mr. Jaggers
The Connecticut state coppers were dated 1785 through 1788, and comprise pieces made from well over three hundred die pairs. They were made by various individuals with varying degrees of skill under varying conditions. Poor workmanship and materials plague these coins, and the survivors attest to...
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April 11th 10 12:20 AM
by Peter[_6_] Go to last post
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Albums? by dlhii
Hello I recently purchased a partial album of silver eagles. The album is a 'mint' album I think maybe Harris made them, there are green tarnish spots on a couple of the eagles. I have the balance to complete the album but am cautious due to the tarnished coins. I like the concept of the album,...
April 10th 10 09:42 PM
by Paul Go to last post
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PING: jamesdurham by Mr. Jaggers
Congratulations on your lucky find of a 37-S Lincoln. Those were not commonly found even 50 years ago, when I was doing the same thing that you are doing. To answer the question you posed in another venue, I am not collecting Lincolns any more, but am concentrating on "colonials", those...
April 10th 10 03:31 PM
by Jud Go to last post
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Hey, hey!!! Just a test. by Eric Babula[_2_]
Looks to me like Alan Bruns gave some pretty good advice! AIOE seems to be working, and it's FREE! XNews is up, and I'm back on RCC. Now, I gotta find all my other NGs that I used to haunt, too! Hope too stick around and chat witchas! Eric Babula Oh, to stay OT - has anyone read "Crime of 1873...
April 10th 10 12:34 AM
by Eric Babula[_2_] Go to last post
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friends keep giving me coins by james durham
today i ot a mexican five cent piece s chinese penny 3 canadian pennies and 2 canadian quarters and a flattened mercury its been pressed like a penny odd little thing looks like a blank planchet nearly i had to magnify to see it was a dime
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April 9th 10 07:18 PM
by Scurvy Dog[_2_] Go to last post
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PCGS Secure Plus by Michael Benveniste[_2_]
Did anyone notice the teaser blurb for PCGS's "new" SecurePlus service? http://www.pcgs.com/secureplus.html Quoting: Imagine a world without coin doctoring. Imagine a world without "gradeflation." It seems to me the whole idea behind "plus" grading is to get people to resubmit their coins so...
April 9th 10 05:31 AM
by Mr. Jaggers Go to last post
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PVC or not PVC? That is the question. by Michael Benveniste[_2_]
This wasn't exactly a shining moment for me in coin photography. In fact, I was blowing off a couple of shots of film using a very odd combination of equipment. (Nikon F100, Ektar 100, a Pentax(!) 120mm f/4 Macro, and a pair of supposedly daylight balanced fluorescents). As a result, the color...
April 8th 10 09:29 PM
by EricBabula[_2_] Go to last post
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Precious Metals by Jud
A bit of a spike this morning for silver and gold. And yes, Petronius, I know that others know how to access prices...but when I see that they have gone up or down quickly, timing can be everything!
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April 7th 10 06:49 PM
by Jud Go to last post
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