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  1. Spark1951 liked The Eidolon's post in the thread Help with identifying this coin found in coin star.

    Looks like Egypt, 1955, 10 qirsh. 0.625 silver! Nice find.

    Oct 23, 2020 at 11:59 AM
  2. Spark1951 liked coloradobryan's post in the thread Help with identifying this coin found in coin star.

    I would guess Egypt.

    Oct 23, 2020 at 11:59 AM
  3. Spark1951 liked cpm9ball's post in the thread Hawaii state quarter with error ??.

    Aren't those the designers' initials?

    Oct 23, 2020 at 11:56 AM
  4. Spark1951 liked alurid's post in the thread Does this 69 s-penny look odd?.

    If you are comparing a 1968 cent to a 1969 cent there is a big difference due to the mint using a new master die in 1969. [ATTACH]

    68-69 (5).JPG Oct 21, 2020 at 1:45 PM
  5. Spark1951 replied to the thread Can u tell me what u see?.

    No...Spark

    Oct 21, 2020 at 2:56 AM
  6. Spark1951 replied to the thread Does this 69 s-penny look odd?.

    Yes, the first 9 has a thin tail, and the second 9 looks to have a doubled tail. The doubling could just be reflective glare but idk...

    Oct 21, 2020 at 2:51 AM
  7. Spark1951 replied to the thread Can u tell me what u see?.

    Well, the pic is not very good, but it looks to be a very damaged wheat ear cent, showing the obverse for the date would be a great...

    Oct 21, 2020 at 2:42 AM
  8. Spark1951 liked John Burgess's post in the thread Guardhouse - 2x2 Double Pocket Flips - Unplasticized Vinyl.

    For my world coins I opted for vinyl coin pages for a 3 ring binder each page holds 20 coins. However, the binder get's bigger and...

    Oct 21, 2020 at 2:30 AM
  9. Spark1951 liked -jeffB's post in the thread Man, Oh Man We's Gettin' Hosed By The U. S. Mint.

    Well, you know how it goes -- the Mint hikes prices, people quit buying in disgust, a few issues sell really low numbers, the Mint...

    Oct 19, 2020 at 5:01 PM
  10. Spark1951 replied to the thread 1944 steel Doubled die reverse Lincoln wheat cent..

    I’m thinking not genuine (as in: fake). The EPU doubling has 2 different sizes to the lettering. I hope this isn’t too negative for...

    Oct 19, 2020 at 12:00 PM
  11. Spark1951 replied to the thread What's with the pregnant "8"?.

    Agree with die chip assessment, if it was a plating blister, you’d think more of them would be present somewhere on the obverse. This...

    Oct 19, 2020 at 11:13 AM
  12. Spark1951 liked Pickin and Grinin's post in the thread "Unsearched" $10 roll of Morgans.

    Some nice looking coins, for the price. Not sure you made any money on the buy. Check them for VAM's

    Oct 18, 2020 at 7:23 PM