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18 Oct 2021

When Germany was divided in two...

Coins-World | AC coin$

West Germany's currency brings a rather peculiar item for collectors.

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11 Oct 2021

Greek Drachma and the origins of atomic theory

Coins-World | AC coin$

Democritus believed thatatoms were uniform, solid, hard, incompressible, and indestructibleand that they moved in infinite numbers through empty space until stopped. Differences in atomic shape and size determined the various properties of matter.

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04 Oct 2021

Two kings from the House of Windsor

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George V (1865-1936) ascended the throne after the death of his father in 1910, serving as King of the United Kingdom and Emperor of India until his death in 1936. He was reknown Queen Victoria's grandson.

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22 Sep 2021

90s Sports commemoratives

Coins-World | user_27089

Some collectors decide to collect commemorative sports coins instead of other currency and coins. In this article, I will talk about Olympic silver and gold coins and baseball related gold and silver coins and commemoratives.

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20 Sep 2021

Two Queens of Holland

Coins-World | AC coin$

The land of low surfaces.... Netherlands**These following are the two most recent Queens of Holland before Queen Beatrix, now Princess Beatrix because of her abdication of the throne in favor of her son now King Wilhelm Alexander.

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12 Sep 2021

Pocket Change

Coins-World | user_89356

This past weekend my wife and I visited my mom for a few days. Knowing that I collect coins and have a general interest in pilfering through pocket change, my mom saves for me what she can. Since it had been a while since my last visit, she had plenty of coins stockpiled for me.

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03 Aug 2021

Coins of the Russian Empire in 450 words

Coins-World | Coinyoshi

One thing before I get started with the blog: I am not doing anything else very long. It is very hard to do research on a broad topic and then write about it. That leaves more room for mistakes and is also less fun to write. I guess I will stick with 450 words for a while :)

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01 Jul 2021

The Classic Commemoratives of Canada

Coins-World | Mokie

The classic commemorative period in the U.S. ran from 1892's Worlds's Columbian Exposition Half Dollar to 1954's George Washington Carver/Booker T. Washington commemorative. It was a pretty good run with 58 different coins in gold and silver. Included in that 58 were 48 silver half dollars, 1 silver quarter, 1 silver dollar, 5 gold dollars, 2 gold 2 ½ dollars, and a gold 50 dollar. This only reflects a type set total and does not account for all the different years, mintmarks, and varieties to be found in the classic commemorative set. I would consider that a pretty prodigious output over that 62 year run.

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