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Money Show in Fort Worth by Alan Bruns
I attended the ANA Money Show in downtown Fort Worth on Saturday morning. It's the largest show I've ever attended by far. I had a list of needed bust half Overton numbers I hoped to reduce by one or two (however far the budget would reach). I arrived a bit after 10:00am, parking on the...
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April 1st 10 09:15 AM
by Ken Barr Go to last post
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Gold 'Panic' Buying Ends, Reducing Austrian Coin Sales by 80% by sgt23
On Mar 20, 9:20*am, j-rod wrote: By Jonathan Tirone March 19 (Bloomberg) -- Muenze Oesterreich AG, the Austrian mint that makes the best-selling gold coin in Europe and Japan, said sales have fallen 80 percent this year after buyers began to regain confidence in the...
April 1st 10 05:20 AM
by sgt23 Go to last post
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The new Boy Scout Silver Dollar from the US Mint? Why a girl? by MKW
Can someone tell me again why there is a female featured on the Boy Scout silver dollar? I was at a banquet tonight for Boy Scout Alumni...and NO one had ever heard of a girl being in the boy scouts. That really is the dumbest design ever. Nice to see that committees dictate art that have no...
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March 29th 10 04:22 AM
by sgt23 Go to last post
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Coin Shows by Barron
Where is the best site to find out about upcoming coin shows in the Pa, NY, Mass, NJ, Md area
March 28th 10 08:29 PM
by Russell[_2_] Go to last post
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questions on foreign money im about to recieve. notes on mycollection. by james durham
i have some mexican and chinese and japanese money that im getting from a friends trip and anothers foreign exchange student. and i was wondering about it because these will be likely newer coins maybe early 1900s as they will just be pocket change. will they have numerical dates that an american...
March 28th 10 12:57 AM
by james durham Go to last post
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How much is enough? by Peter[_6_]
I purchased an 18th century Spanish 2 Reales coin from eBay. When I look at it (and I've seen a number of genuine examples -- from the Spanish mint even) it looks genuine. As I put it up on the shelf, it seemed just a little light. I weighed it (it is 5.53 grams rather than 6.77) and it is...
March 26th 10 10:55 PM
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Canadian coins by L S
Hi... I live just southwest of Rochester, NY... so the Peace Bridge from Buffalo, NY over to Fort Erie, Ontario is not that far... The local banks where I live won't accept Cdn coins... rolled or loose... nor will Coinstar machines... so I drove to a coin dealer in Welland, Ontario... as my...
March 26th 10 02:54 PM
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WTB: BEP hand-pulled proof souvenir cards in Fort Worth by Ken Barr
Wanted To Buy: "Hand-Pulled Proof" souvenir cards in Fort Worth The Bureau of Engraving and Printing will be raffling off "hand-pulled proof" souvenir cards at the Fort Worth ANA show this week. I need about ten of these to fill "standing orders" from my customers, and will be a willing buyer...
March 24th 10 12:24 PM
by Cato Go to last post
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Received shield cents in change by Tom Wayne
I received my first of the new shield cents in change tonight, at a CVS drugstore in the Los Angeles area. I still haven't seen the fourth in the Lincoln cent series from last year.
March 23rd 10 03:01 PM
by oly Go to last post
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Another way to detect tiny patches of wear? by george pearl
HIYA, Several years ago I went all over the region visiting banks and loading up on Kennedy halves. I saved a lot of them that were BU and put them away for safe keeping. Last night I went thru a couple of boxes of halves that were dated 15-20 years ago and couldn't find any wear on them when I...
March 23rd 10 02:59 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Numismatic Sighting: James (the Wanderer) by oly
To the Group: I saw mon vieux professeur, Monsieur James, at the Springpatch coin show here this day (3/21/10). We had to look each other up and down to be certain of identities - I suppose that this is only about the 4th or maybe 5th time we've met up in person. James was looking extremely...
March 22nd 10 12:03 AM
by Mr. Jaggers Go to last post
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Prosecutor argues against GOP fundraiser's appeal by j-rod
phillyBurbs.com AP A prosecutor is urging the Ohio Supreme Court not to hear the appeal of Tom Noe (NOH'-ee), the central figure in the state's rare coin investment scandal ... http://tinyurl.com/yejle42
March 20th 10 02:21 PM
by j-rod Go to last post
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Is there a market for old englisk coins i this group? by alan.holmes
I have a lot of coins which I want to dispose of before I die!(:-) Alan
March 20th 10 12:07 AM
by Peter[_6_] Go to last post
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Got a 2009 Sackie @ the Post Office by Scurvy Dog
I spotted in the cash draw while buying stamps and asked for it in change. The clerk was relieved to get rid of it. Turns out there is faint doubling of the edge lettering.
March 19th 10 11:58 PM
by george pearl Go to last post
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Franklin Mint offering a Morgan Dollar for $29.95... by Jon Purkey
On Mon, 8 Mar 2010 18:04:23 -0800 (PST), MKW wrote: For the condition, the price isn't that far off. I have seen them sell for similar on Ebay. http://www.franklinmintmorgan.com/a/B21F059a.cfm?ld=com I don't see any guarantee of the date you'll receive or the grade of
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March 19th 10 02:26 PM
by Mr. Jaggers Go to last post
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nice bank tellers and friends help with coin collecting by james durham
i started like most people and i still do this i get 25 dollars in pennies twice a week from my bank and have for the last year i search them i keep what i want and i send the rest back for more well early on it paid off i got a baggie full of Canadians from my bank then it took awhile and it paid...
March 19th 10 01:39 PM
by mazorj Go to last post
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mexican coin questions by peter lounsberry
Hi I collect Mexican coins and have a question for you. What is the nickel based coin that is 1.165 in diameter about.115 thick and has the words Tierra Y Libertad coined into the edge. Thanks for taking time out of your day to anwswer. Peter
March 18th 10 11:23 PM
by Peter[_6_] Go to last post
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Can U.S. Gold Eagle show copper spots/toning? by MKW
I have a PCGS slabbed 1986 1/10th oz gold eagle. The center of the reverse is growing a copper colored haze.
March 18th 10 12:38 PM
by Scurvy Dog Go to last post
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Found in change today by shreadvector
On Mar 8, 5:48*pm, "Scurvy Dog" wrote: Got a 1957D wheat back penny and a Puerto Rico quarter. O frabjuous day... I got 3 NMI quarters in change at a Jack-In-The-Box yesterday, then bought a full roll off of them. The cashier says they use Bank of America for their...
March 17th 10 11:58 PM
by Mr. Jaggers Go to last post
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Found in change today by Arizona Coin Collector
"Scurvy Dog" wrote in message ... Got a 1957D wheat back penny and a Puerto Rico quarter. O frabjuous day... Hello Good for you on the Wheat Penny. I have a few myself. I only
March 16th 10 02:29 PM
by Mr. Jaggers Go to last post
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