JudeA's Blog

24 May 2020

CONECA Contest prize

Coins | JudeA

So today I got my prize for winning the CONECA crossword contest! There was some pretty good stuff in it, and I will be telling you all what I got. The first thing I got was a 1960 D cent that said that if you go to variety vista then you can try to attribute it. I think it is a repunched mintmark of some sort. The next thing I got was a 2001 broadstruck cent certified by PCI, graded MS65 Red. The next thing is a 1984 D cent that is apparently partially unplated. I am not sure if this is an actual error, commet your opinion down below. The last thing I got was a magnifying loupe. It is a triplet with a 10x - 18x and a 20x - 12mm. I will be adding pictures of all these later, commet what you think about these items!

Edit: Added Pictures



Level 4

when I first joined CONECA they sent me a 1960 D/D as well and told me to attribute it. (they probably have a huge bin of those).


Level 3

Very good on winning the contest, and nice coins, very interesting.

Prodigy Coins

Level 4

Nice items, and congrats on winning the contest!


Level 6

Nice! Cool prizes. You better go to the web site and tell us what those coins are. We all would love to see some pics. Good job. Next issue???? Thanks. Yes, that partial lamination is an error.


Level 5

Congratulations on the prizes. Always fun to win stuff, especially coin related. Wish there were more contests and games to win things for everyone. I have a couple 1960 D over horizontal D coins. Maybe it's one of those? The loupe is nice.


Level 4

I don't think so, I think it is a RPM of some sort, but it is definitely one of the more obscure ones, it is not noticeable at all, and I will need to get my USB microscope out to properly attribute it.


Level 6

I like the loupe. Nice to have proper items to study coins.

It's Mokie

Level 6

That sounds like a wonderful group of prize items. You should be very proud to have done so well on their contest, looking forward to seeing your items, especially the broadstruck cent.


Level 7

Congaulations ! I wouod of loved to see a picture good.for.you and your sharp eyes. Continue with your great w ork . Continue and win another one!! Those are great shots you did very well congratulate your self. Keep up the good work. Thats what i wanted to see!!Win someore!

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