Hiddendragon's Recent Activity

  1. Hiddendragon liked Chris B's post in the thread World Coins: Your Newest Acquisition!.

    These are all from this week's Stephen Album sale. I also picked up some group lots. I will share some of the better stuff from those...

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  2. Hiddendragon liked Dave M's post in the thread Post Your French Coins and Medals from the 1890s.

    Probably the most famous one, another by Oscar Roty: [img] Chaplain's Marianne [img]

    Jan 27, 2020 at 5:10 PM
  3. Hiddendragon liked old49er's post in the thread Post Your French Coins and Medals from the 1890s.

    Great post Deacon, among my favorite the French Art Nouveau period. I have a few coins from the 1890s and earlier in my Ceres head...

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  4. Hiddendragon replied to the thread Post Your French Coins and Medals from the 1890s.

    I had no idea such a thing existed but now I want one.

    Jan 27, 2020 at 12:13 PM
  5. Hiddendragon liked mrbadexample's post in the thread Post Your French Coins and Medals from the 1890s.

    Best I can do: [ATTACH]

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  6. Hiddendragon liked ewomack's post in the thread What are the "Hobby Killers"?.

    I think many collectors, myself included, like to think of the "investment" side of the hobby only when their pieces rise in value...

    Jan 27, 2020 at 8:18 AM
  7. Hiddendragon liked Deacon Ray's post in the thread Post Your French Coins and Medals from the 1890s.

    Here are some recent acquisitions in my Coins and Medals of France Collection. These are from the time known as La Belle Époque....

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  8. Hiddendragon attached a file to the thread Congo Lion Coin Variety.

    I feel like mine is the same variety as yours. Correct me if I'm wrong. [ATTACH]

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  9. Hiddendragon commented on GSDykes's profile post.

    No, I still have two of them. Can't bring myself to part with them.

    Jan 26, 2020 at 9:38 AM
  10. Hiddendragon replied to the thread An "FYI" and a brief rant.

    A few weeks or so ago I sold a coin and a few hours later the buyer emailed me and asked me to cancel it, saying their account had been...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 11:14 PM
  11. Hiddendragon replied to the thread What are the "Hobby Killers"?.

    I think as a few people mentioned counterfeits is a big deal. I won't even look into Chinese coins because I know the odds are too high...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 11:04 PM
  12. Hiddendragon liked -jeffB's post in the thread What are the "Hobby Killers"?.

    The comparison with astronomy and department-store telescopes is interesting, but I don't want to sidetrack this discussion. (Bottom...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 9:59 PM
  13. Hiddendragon liked ddddd's post in the thread An "FYI" and a brief rant.

    For those that might not have seen it, PayPal no longer refunds fees when you make a refund (this started around October 2019). The...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 9:03 PM
  14. Hiddendragon liked Mark Metzger's post in the thread Major Crown-size Silver Haul.

    Scored a pretty great batch of crown size pieces in a recent lot that I thought I would share with the group. There's a bit of...

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  15. Hiddendragon replied to the thread EBay tax scam.

    Same problem in Illinois. I posted a thread about this earlier this month. Illinois doesn't tax coins but eBay is charging taxes for it....

    Jan 25, 2020 at 12:39 PM