Dougmeister's Recent Activity

  1. Dougmeister posted a new thread.

    Tactful way to warn friend about buying Morgan dollars from govmint.com

    Buddy of mine (who is marginally into old US coins, but mostly as a side effect of his bullion buying) forwarded me an email from...

    Forum: Coin Chat

    Jan 17, 2019 at 8:28 AM
  2. Dougmeister liked C-B-D's post in the thread Outbid @ Heritage... Flying Eagle Cent went *way* higher than I thought it would.

    Strike characteristics are all over the place for this series. Some people clearly mistake that for wear.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 5:55 PM
  3. Dougmeister liked C-B-D's post in the thread Let's see your newest acquisitions!.

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  4. Dougmeister liked HAB Peace 28 2.0's post in the thread Let's see your newest acquisitions!.

    My first new pick up of 2019. 1892 CC XF 40 Morgan A (fairly) sought after date, and (obviously) Mint. She's a survivor. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]...

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  5. Dougmeister replied to the thread Apollo 11 anniversary half dollar set.

    Jan 14, 2019 at 3:45 PM
  6. Dougmeister posted a new thread.

    The US Mint is screwed up

    (But at least they fixed it by the end of it all) Very angry today... even for a Monday morning. So I ordered a sheet of uncut bills...

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    Forum: Coin Chat

    Jan 14, 2019 at 9:31 AM
  7. Dougmeister liked cpm9ball's post in the thread Outbid @ Heritage... Flying Eagle Cent went *way* higher than I thought it would.

    @Dougmeister Many years ago, I recall one occasion when I was (similarly) outbid, and when others asked me how I felt, I said, "He wanted...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 8:19 AM
  8. Dougmeister posted a new thread.

    Outbid @ Heritage... Flying Eagle Cent went *way* higher than I thought it would

    https://coins.ha.com/itm/p/1291-56046.s I've been talking about this one with @C-B-D. I know Greysheet is just a guide... and this...

    Forum: US Coins Forum

    Jan 14, 2019 at 7:54 AM
  9. Dougmeister liked -jeffB's post in the thread Small business opportunity for coin hunters?.

    And, from what I've seen reported here, they get an effective dollars-per-hour rate WAY below minimum wage. Searching change or rolls can...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 7:50 AM
  10. Dougmeister liked Hommer's post in the thread Small business opportunity for coin hunters?.

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  11. Dougmeister replied to the thread Anybody familiar with MA-shops?.

    I bought one item from them a few months ago... went smoothly enough... didn't get any spam emails...

    Jan 13, 2019 at 7:57 PM
  12. Dougmeister liked IdesOfMarch01's post in the thread Acquired a Coin I've Always Wanted.

    Ever since I started collecting ancient coins over a decade ago, I've admired the early Roman silver didrachm colloquially known as a...

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  13. Dougmeister liked Mike185's post in the thread Finally found one crh! War nickel.

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  14. Dougmeister liked cpm9ball's post in the thread Funny photo/title combo in latest CDN newsletter.

    The word "young" depends greatly on your outlook in life. Me? I'm an old fart. Chris

    Jan 12, 2019 at 11:56 AM