-jeffB's Recent Activity

  1. -jeffB replied to the thread Why do you collect by date/mintmark?.

    Because it isn't complete until you do, of course. :rolleyes: The "collect the complete set" urge arises for a lot more than coins. As...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 11:44 PM
  2. -jeffB replied to the thread American Silver Eagle Security Features (In the Future).

    We see a constant stream of eBay listings for silver-plated iron ASEs, which would fail both magnet and weight/dimension tests. I think...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 8:59 PM
  3. -jeffB replied to the thread 1883 N/C, AT or NT?.

    I see tantalizing differences in several of these shots, but I don't think they're due solely to spectral differences. I think it would...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 8:53 PM
  4. -jeffB replied to the thread I always thought this was PMD. But then....

    Yep, can't fish if you don't know how to set up a lure. We all have to start somewhere. And asking here certainly does count as...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 8:50 PM
  5. -jeffB replied to the thread American Silver Eagle Security Features (In the Future).

    This thread slipped through the cracks the first time, and a more recent thread seems to have drawn the discussion that otherwise...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 3:50 PM
  6. -jeffB replied to the thread I always thought this was PMD. But then....

    Happy to help. It's not something I already knew, but I remembered reading about that diagnostic mark on the 18/17 overdate, remembered...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 3:47 PM
  7. -jeffB replied to the thread 1883 N/C, AT or NT?.

    That's true in general, but it gets a little complicated for toning. Like a rainbow, toning separates the colors of the spectrum -- and...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 1:18 PM
  8. -jeffB replied to the thread I always thought this was PMD. But then....

    It looks like it's from the E in E PLURIBUS UNUM (image from Mad Die Clashes): [IMG]

    Oct 18, 2019 at 9:19 AM
  9. -jeffB liked wxcoin's post in the thread Could it be a 69 S?.

    Need a pair of doubled die focals.

    Oct 17, 2019 at 10:06 PM
  10. -jeffB liked Stevearino's post in the thread Silver getting crushed today.

    @Derek2200, you can ship it to me. Storage without charge. But I have a habit of losing names and addresses :troll: . Steve

    Oct 17, 2019 at 10:04 PM
  11. -jeffB replied to the thread I always thought this was PMD. But then....

    That is a die clash. It's quoted as a marker for the 1918/17-S overdate, but if it's this common, I wonder how reliable it is...

    Oct 17, 2019 at 10:01 PM