I recently purchased a Library of Coins coin album Part 3, which was made to house Liberty Head Silver Dollars which now everyone refers to as Morgan Dollars. The album had five common date Morgans in it. The album and coins came from an estate sale and I was told the coins had been in the album for upwards of 40 years. Each coin has what I consider to be beautiful album toning. None of the coins have any distracting contact marks and each one looks to be in fairly high uncirculated condition. I sent the five coins to NGC for grading. I haven't received the coins back yet but the results have been posted on my account. One coin was graded MS 61 (I've seen graded 63's and 64's that look much worse). The other four coins which have the same pattern of toning have been given Unc. details, artificial toning. How is it that one coin that is toned the same didn't get the same grade as the other four when they all resided in the same album for the same amount of time? I called NGC and asked. Apparently when you send in a group of coins not all of them necessarily go to the same group of graders. I was told that I could resubmit the coins and pay the fees again. I don't think I will. I doubt the inconsistency will improve.
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