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20 Feb 2017

If I Won the Lottery

| Ancient Collector

Okay, you just won the Lottery and have millions of dollars (even after taxes). What coin would you buy? I don't want to hear the 1804 Dollar or 1913 Liberty Nickel because of their rarity. I want to hear the coin or coins that stir your soul because of their history or take your breath away because of their beauty.

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20 Feb 2017

Coin shop visit

Coins | user_43369

Hey guys I just got one of my favorite coins today a 1914 barber dime I think it is so beautiful post down below if you like them too

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19 Feb 2017

Jefferson nickels

Coins | Jim

I have some from the 60's, but not sure if they are worth keeping.

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17 Feb 2017

Getting started

Coins | CoinLady

Everyone has their own personal story of getting started in numismatics. I became interested at age 11. My grandmother gave me 2 silver dollars for Christmas. One was a 1921 Morgan, the other, a 1922 Peace. I was intrigued because the coins were dated only a year apart, but had different designs. This was an era of circulation finds, when clad coinage was still new and silver coins were found in change.

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16 Feb 2017

Black History Month

News | ANA Official Post | ANAStaff

This is part of a series celebrating Black History Month by 2016 Numismatist of the Year John Kraljevich. Visit his website at www.jkamericana.com.

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16 Feb 2017

An underappreciated sculptor

Coins-United States | CoinLady

Isaac Scott Hathaway designed two US commemorative coins: the Booker T. Washington half dollar, minted from 1946-1951; and the Washington/Carver half dollar, minted from 1951-1954. He was an outstanding artist, sculptor, and educator.

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15 Feb 2017

New coins

Coins | CoinLady

It's mid-February, and I still haven't seen any 2017-dated coins in change. I go shopping, eating, and visiting book stores quite often, and check every coin that passes through my hands. I look forward to finding my first 2017-P cent. They are turning up here and there.

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