John Skelton's Recent Activity

  1. John Skelton liked Roman Collector's post in the thread How to Start Collecting Ancient Coins?.

    This is NOT a how to collect coins book, but you might think it's interesting and it may give you an idea about what kinds of coins you...

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  2. John Skelton liked ldhair's post in the thread I found two 1988d nickels n the d is in a different spot any one care to commit.

    I tried that but they told me I was over qualified. Didn't get to ask about a group discount.;)

    Jan 16, 2021 at 12:02 PM
  3. John Skelton replied to the thread 1945 and 1938 pennys found today.

    Don't worry about hijacking a thread with such a wonderful story. Sounds like a good plot for a Lifetime movie!

    Jan 15, 2021 at 12:18 PM
  4. John Skelton liked charley's post in the thread 1945 and 1938 pennys found today.

    my mother was not a collector. of anything, really. but she had a closet full of very old mason jars that were full of cents. i mean a...

    Jan 15, 2021 at 12:13 PM
  5. John Skelton liked charley's post in the thread 1945 and 1938 pennys found today.

    oh, the rest of the story....all the cents were dated 1945. i forgot to add that, which was the point of the story. krap. i am no good...

    Jan 15, 2021 at 12:13 PM
  6. John Skelton liked TheFinn's post in the thread Collection or accumulation?.

    If it's in a tub, it's an accumulation.

    Jan 15, 2021 at 11:55 AM
  7. John Skelton liked YoloBagels's post in the thread H.R. 1923 has become law -- New multi-design circulating quarter program to begin in 2022.

    In case anyone from the US mint is reading, here are my personal recommendations for upcoming commemorative quarter designs: Rocks...

    Jan 15, 2021 at 11:19 AM
  8. John Skelton liked AmishJedi's post in the thread 1960 D Penny oddity.

    Interesting take - it truly is. I don't believe I "chastised" anyone; the OP stating that he/she would "wait for the experts to weigh...

    Jan 14, 2021 at 10:18 AM
  9. John Skelton replied to the thread 1968 Roosevelt Dime No Mint Mark...rare or common?.

    Yeah, he could be abrasive, but I thought he was knowledgeable.

    Jan 13, 2021 at 11:03 PM
  10. John Skelton liked DonnaML's post in the thread Archaeologists discover coin hoard in Central Hungary.

    I was having a sense of deja vu while reading through this, because I thought I might have posted before about some of these issues,...

    Jan 13, 2021 at 3:23 PM
  11. John Skelton liked juris klavins's post in the thread 1968 Roosevelt Dime No Mint Mark...rare or common?.

    Lol, when I saw post # 28, I knew it was an old thread :rolleyes: [ATTACH]

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  12. John Skelton posted a new thread.

    Happy Julian New Year!

    I thought it only appropriate to wish everyone here a Happy Julian New Year. This is actually the Eve of the new year as I understand...

    Forum: Ancient Coins

    Jan 13, 2021 at 1:19 PM
  13. John Skelton replied to the thread Grade on 1895-S Morgan Dollar.

    Yes, please note that asap implies it being possible I can afford or willing to spend money to get one. Currently, I would feel it not...

    Jan 13, 2021 at 1:08 PM
  14. John Skelton replied to the thread Grade on 1895-S Morgan Dollar.

    I would be willing to pick it up for less than $20, but would get it replaced asap with a better one. When I did, this would be given away.

    Jan 13, 2021 at 11:24 AM