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Mint cuts returns window from 30 to 7 days by mazorj
Why? This is going to tick off *everyone*. http://www.usmint.gov/pressroom/index.cfm?action=press_release&ID=991
February 11th 09 05:07 PM
by mazorj Go to last post
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New pennies and other coins delayed by mazorj
People are dumping their jars of pennies and other coins because of economic conditions. This is creating a "backwash" of coins at banks, so banks aren't ordering rolls of new coins. That's good news for those who search rolls of older coins, bad news for those who are waiting for rolls of new...
February 11th 09 03:26 PM
by Roßert G. Schaffrath Go to last post
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Hurry! Blue Label!!!! by PC[_7_]
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=350159952015 Not my auction.
February 10th 09 08:46 PM
by Jon Purkey Go to last post
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Interesting 'National Parks' quarters nitty-gritty by Michael G. Koerner
http://www.usmint.gov/mint_programs/NSQuartersProgram/ Apparently, the law creating that program requires that the quarters (56 total designs, one for each state, the five major territories and DC) be issued in the order in that the national sites were established. Accordingly, ALL 56 sites...
February 10th 09 05:32 AM
by Michael G. Koerner Go to last post
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Flat rate box inserts for shipping coins by [email protected]
I saw in one of the numi publications recently someone advertising inserts for the USPS FRB1 flat rate boxes. These were hard plastic inserts for securing the up to 70 pounds inside the flat rate boxes. I can not seem to find the advertisment now and was wondering if anybody knows who was selling...
February 10th 09 05:16 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Check Out this "Solid Mint State, prooflike" Gold Coin by Bob
I am used to overgrading and misattribution in eBay auctions (who isn't?), but this is the most egregious I have seen in quite a while. Here is a mutilated coin, which somehow remains in "solid Mint State and prooflike" condition! (Sorry about the wrap--this is eBay Item number 330306681148 if you...
February 10th 09 12:12 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Sheriff sets up Web site for stolen items by Arizona Coin Collector
Hello On the story below, some of the items I liked. (Silver? looks gold to...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
February 9th 09 10:07 PM
by sgt23 Go to last post
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Are we falling down on the job of collecting? by oly
On Feb 6, 10:09*am, "Bruce Remick" wrote: "oly" wrote in message ... On Feb 5, 6:53 pm, "Mr. Jaggers" lugburzmanyahoocom wrote:
February 9th 09 09:24 PM
by Bruce Remick Go to last post
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eBay Cancels Ancient Coin Auctions by Dave Welsh
Several German dealers returning to their business from the World Money Fair in Berlin were surprised to find that while they were away at the show, eBay had cancelled their ancient coin listings because of policies regarding selling archaeological objects on eBay. One major dealer found that...
February 9th 09 07:09 PM
by mazorj Go to last post
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Are we falling down on the job of collecting? by Bruce Remick
"oly" wrote in message ... On Feb 6, 10:09 am, "Bruce Remick" wrote: "oly" wrote in message ... ...
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February 9th 09 05:46 PM
by mazorj Go to last post
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U.S.N Countermark on Buffalo Nickel by Peter Smith
Hi to the group I have recently acquired a dateless Buffalo nickel with the afformentioned U.S.N countermark. After some research I came to the conclussion it stood for United States Navy. In an old copy of Rulau, I saw a 1886 Morgan Dollar with the exact same Countermark. Unfortunately, that is...
February 9th 09 03:28 PM
by Johnny Doe Go to last post
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help grading a Morgan please by Jon Purkey
On Sat, 7 Feb 2009 20:44:26 -0600, "celtex" wrote: Newbie trying to understand the grading process. What is your best guess at the grading of this coin? I hope pictures are good enough for your guess. Thanks! Jim You'll get better results if you photograph the...
February 9th 09 07:46 AM
by don't look Go to last post
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Coin and Slab Wood Displays? Where to find quality???? by MKW
I am looking for some fine hardwood (walnut or cherry) cases made for PCGS style slabs. I am looking for something nice, American Made, with a nice real velvet lining. Not that foam stuff or molded plastic with a flocked surface. Any advice would be appreciated. Thanks!
February 8th 09 04:23 PM
by beekeep Go to last post
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PCGS...problem...what to do? by MKW
I recently sent several coins to be graded to PCGS. Part of the value to me is in the slab. One coin was returned with a huge gash across the slab and smaller scratches around the inner coin holder. Will they replace this?
February 8th 09 07:29 AM
by MKW Go to last post
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Some got bounced checks for selling treasures --- Roadshow collector apologizes, offers to pay bank fees by Arizona Coin Collector
Hello I got burn on a personal check. It was not very much. Cash only for me. Getting burn once is one time too much. ----------------------------------------- FROM: http://jacksonsun.com/article/20090204/NEWS01/902040317/1002/rss
February 8th 09 05:51 AM
by mazorj Go to last post
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2009 Western States Token Society show and auction. by [email protected]
The Western States Token Society annual jamboree will be held March 6-7-8, 2009 at the Red Lion Hotel in Sacramento, California. A fully illustrated listing of the benefit token auction as well as all the show details may be found at www.exonumia.homestead.com. For many of you, Token Jamboree...
February 8th 09 04:11 AM
by Bruce Remick Go to last post
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What kind of a knucklehead would... by RWF
Pay $35 for a coin and then list it for $.99 on eBay?
February 8th 09 01:32 AM
by RWF Go to last post
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Royal Canadian Mint warns critic of oil tankers to halt its loonie campaign by Arizona Coin Collector
FROM: http://www.straight.com/article-200480/royal-canadian-mint-warns-critic-oil-tankers-halt-its-loonie-campaign February 6, 2009 Royal Canadian Mint warns critic of oil tankers to halt its loonie campaign By Charlie Smith The Royal Canadian Mint has sent a legal warning to a
February 7th 09 11:06 PM
by Arizona Coin Collector Go to last post
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My reply from NAMA on redsigned $2s and Halves by [email protected]
Okay, I have some news to report (even for those who don't care) I sent this letter, along with my three legislation bills: To the President of NAMA, Hi,
February 7th 09 04:43 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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template to document coins in a Numis catalog by [email protected]
I'm looking for a download or template to document coins in the sheets for a numis catalog. The sheet types are NH12, NH20, NH30 NH48, NH 33. The ideal would be a print out that would fit on the cardboard backpage to each sheet. I've tried looking through the net but haven't come up with...
February 7th 09 04:10 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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