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  1. midas1 liked ancient coin hunter's post in the thread Aside From Coins, Do You Have Any Other Hobbies?.

    [ATTACH] Just dropped and cleaned the mirror of my 10" reflecting telescope yesterday. Other hobby is astronomy and I have a gaggle of...

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  2. midas1 liked Fugio1's post in the thread Aside From Coins, Do You Have Any Other Hobbies?.

    I play classical guitar (for my own pleasure, not in performance). [ATTACH] Ride my Trek FX4 bike 10-40 miles every day that it...

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  3. midas1 liked HAB Peace 28 2.0's post in the thread Aside From Coins, Do You Have Any Other Hobbies?.

    Definitely, more difficult than a 9 darter. :happy:

    Jan 24, 2020 at 10:33 PM
  4. midas1 liked masterswimmer's post in the thread Aside From Coins, Do You Have Any Other Hobbies?.

    Absolutely beautiful pieces of history. Those are works of art.

    Jan 24, 2020 at 10:32 PM
  5. midas1 replied to the thread Aside From Coins, Do You Have Any Other Hobbies?.

    My banknotes were framed more than twenty years ago.

    Jan 24, 2020 at 9:50 PM
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    framed currency: [ATTACH]

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  7. midas1 attached a file to the thread Aside From Coins, Do You Have Any Other Hobbies?.

    A couple of recent acquisitions: Theodolite - [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  8. midas1 liked Collecting Nut's post in the thread California Gold Token.

    It doesn't show in the photos but there is a faint pink-gold iridescent color. It's dated 1859 and has a plain edge. Liberty faces left....

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  9. midas1 liked USS656's post in the thread Going Through a Paper Collection from CoWorker.

    Just for you Hawaiicurrencycollector - This is the only other note from the group - even in this condition this is headed for my safe....

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  10. midas1 liked USS656's post in the thread Going Through a Paper Collection from CoWorker.

    Now the Stars :) [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  11. midas1 liked USS656's post in the thread Going Through a Paper Collection from CoWorker.

    A couple of these purple seals will end up in my collection [ATTACH] closer shot of the better 1935 $1's [ATTACH]

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  12. midas1 liked SteveInTampa's post in the thread Anybody collect Gold Certificates ?.

    My one and only Gold Certificate. I’ve never been a big fan of the design or portrait. Bought it raw many years ago from a LCS for under...

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