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  1. ilmcoins replied to the thread 1830 50C Capped Bust Half Dollar Guess the Grade.

    What a difference lighting can make!

    Apr 18, 2019 at 8:44 PM
  2. ilmcoins replied to the thread Higley Copper Coin.

    I tried and received back two blurry photos with the coin being held with a pair of pliers! Geez Lets go with NG on this one!

    Apr 18, 2019 at 5:43 PM
  3. ilmcoins replied to the thread Does Gladwell's 10,000 Hour Rule Apply to Numismatics?.

    Good point!

    Apr 18, 2019 at 1:17 PM
  4. ilmcoins replied to the thread Does Gladwell's 10,000 Hour Rule Apply to Numismatics?.

    Some members spend more time that that learning on these forums!!

    Apr 18, 2019 at 1:16 PM
  5. ilmcoins posted a new thread.

    Does Gladwell's 10,000 Hour Rule Apply to Numismatics?

    There are many experts here on this forum, thus, the reason many of us return. You can become an expert in a variety of areas in...

    Forum: Coin Chat

    Apr 18, 2019 at 11:00 AM
  6. ilmcoins posted a new thread.

    Higley Copper Coin

    This got emailed over to me today. I am still waiting on info on weight, etc. My assumption is that it is not authentic but I am curious...

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    Forum: Coin Chat

    Apr 17, 2019 at 4:41 PM
  7. ilmcoins liked cpm9ball's post in the thread Hi my name is pete im5 10 and I weigh 180lb.

    At my age? It changes too often! On my FL DL, for weight, they noted "See Scale", and for height, they noted "Shrinking". Chris

    Apr 15, 2019 at 9:49 PM
  8. ilmcoins replied to the thread Hi my name is pete im5 10 and I weigh 180lb.

    Chris, you forgot to list your height and weight after your name! Lol

    Apr 15, 2019 at 9:40 PM
  9. ilmcoins replied to the thread Gold: Pre 1933 Vs AGE.

    There was one for $1250 in the for sale section here.... LOL

    Apr 15, 2019 at 6:06 AM
  10. ilmcoins liked johnmilton's post in the thread Bought a 1908 No Motto $10 Gold Eagle Raw.

    Many collectors treat SEGS graded coins like raw coins. It’s not a matter of treating SEGS as a bad company; it’s just that they don’t have...

    Apr 14, 2019 at 9:13 AM
  11. ilmcoins replied to the thread Gold: Pre 1933 Vs AGE.

    It depends on if you are able to buy the pre33 for melt (or at least a similar premium as the modern bullion) or not? Just want to make...

    Apr 14, 2019 at 9:09 AM
  12. ilmcoins posted a new thread.

    SOLD Pre-1933 Gold at Melt

    All gone

    Forum: For Sale

    Apr 13, 2019 at 10:01 PM
  13. ilmcoins liked toned_morgan's post in the thread Grade a $10 Indian.

    No idea how to grade gold coins, but just from pictures I would say MS64 or MS65. Since I have no knowledge about gold coin grades, don't...

    Apr 13, 2019 at 5:15 PM
  14. ilmcoins posted a new thread.

    Two Liberty's - a $10 and $2.50

    I am going to send these off to PCGS. What grades do you think they will come back with? [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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    Forum: Coin Chat

    Apr 13, 2019 at 4:55 PM
  15. ilmcoins posted a new thread.

    Grade a $10 Indian

    What do you think this $10 would get at PCGS? Working on better pics now... [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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    Forum: Coin Chat

    Apr 13, 2019 at 4:41 PM