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  1. Publius2 liked Randy Abercrombie's post in the thread Show-n-tell . . . . ..

    Show and tell, huh?.... OK, I dug deep on this one. This was the coin that initially brought me to CoinTalk. I have always been a US...

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  2. Publius2 liked Inspector43's post in the thread Show-n-tell . . . . ..

    I think this 1843 Half is very "cool". It has multiple die cracks all over the reverse. [ATTACH]

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  3. Publius2 liked ldhair's post in the thread Show-n-tell . . . . ..

    It was 1857 at the US Mint and someone was playing with the presses. The die from the $20 gold piece was clashed with a die for the...

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  4. Publius2 liked okbustchaser's post in the thread So what did you get at ANA show?.

    o how is everyone doing? I'm back in OKC from the show and ready for "Show and Tell". I only bought 1 coin from the bourse (actually it...

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  5. Publius2 liked geekpryde's post in the thread How to Retain a CAC Bean when Reholdering?.

    CAC has a "re-sticker" service and price. You could also retain the original cert number from the given TPG, asuming you dont crack...

    Aug 19, 2022 at 3:52 PM
  6. Publius2 replied to the thread Let's see your newest acquisitions!.

    OK, @chlorinated. I give up. What is this? Other than King George III of England and silver, I can't figure out which part of the...

    Aug 19, 2022 at 2:42 PM
  7. Publius2 replied to the thread How to Retain a CAC Bean when Reholdering?.

    Well, I'm notoriously indolent but I look up every TPG cert number and every CAC coin before I bid or buy. This is where...

    Aug 19, 2022 at 2:37 PM
  8. Publius2 attached a file to the thread Let's see your newest acquisitions!.

    Latest in the Capped Bust Half Dime Die Marriage Collection. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  9. Publius2 replied to the thread How to Retain a CAC Bean when Reholdering?.

    Aah, that I didn't know. That would explain why CAC would be willing to resticker a reholdered coin that comes with the same serial...

    Aug 18, 2022 at 7:33 PM
  10. Publius2 liked Vess1's post in the thread How to Retain a CAC Bean when Reholdering?.

    @Publius2 To your original post, the coin will retain the same serial number with the re-holder on a new label. I've had several...

    Aug 18, 2022 at 7:31 PM
  11. Publius2 liked Jack D. Young's post in the thread Under HiBid's Umbrella this 1893-S Morgan$.

    Seen in another forum, I posted in my Face Book Group this 1893-S Morgan; uncertified in an aftermarket snap together holder and listed...

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  12. Publius2 replied to the thread How to Retain a CAC Bean when Reholdering?.

    Thanks for everyone taking the trouble to advise. Much appreciated.

    Aug 18, 2022 at 1:06 PM
  13. Publius2 replied to the thread Wednesday - 8/17/22 - ANA show report.

    Great reportage @ddddd. Love about to hear about collectors' and dealers' impressions of shows.

    Aug 18, 2022 at 1:05 PM
  14. Publius2 liked ddddd's post in the thread Wednesday - 8/17/22 - ANA show report.

    The quick recap: show good; items bought and sold; coins submitted to PCGS/NGC :p For those wanting a little more detail, read further....

    Aug 18, 2022 at 1:03 PM
  15. Publius2 replied to the thread 1810 Capped Bust Half Dollar Grading Opinions.

    Ditto 55. And, where ya been @physics-fan3.14? Missed your cogent, pithy and sometimes acerbic commentary. I'll bet you were off...

    Aug 17, 2022 at 7:01 PM