TheFinn's Recent Activity

  1. TheFinn liked COCollector's post in the thread Wedding gift.

    Congrats! That coin is a keeper. And maybe more... http://coinsite.com/wp-content/uploads/1937d-3-legged-buffalo-nickel.jpg

    Jul 16, 2019 at 1:58 AM
  2. TheFinn replied to the thread Canadian V cent coin with a line through it.

    This is a Five Cent piece, commonly known as a "nickel" in the US, not a cent.

    Jul 16, 2019 at 1:56 AM
  3. TheFinn replied to the thread A Tanning Saloon selling grossly overvalued US currency has handmade..

    Looks like the opportunists will come from any website.

    Jul 16, 2019 at 1:53 AM
  4. TheFinn replied to the thread “Details” Grade Question.

    That is exactly right. The coin has the details of the grade listed. It could be scratched, corroded, cleaned, artificially toned, etc.,...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 1:51 AM
  5. TheFinn liked JPeace$'s post in the thread “Details” Grade Question.

    What Yolobagels said. In the case of the coin you posted, it's obviously got corrosion. I have only a couple coins in details holders....

    Jul 16, 2019 at 1:48 AM
  6. TheFinn replied to the thread Morgan dollar, the key date, won’t holder!.

    And look like the pieces shown by the OP.

    Jul 15, 2019 at 10:18 AM
  7. TheFinn replied to the thread Morgan dollar, the key date, won’t holder!.

    You could have a lot of devious fun throwing Chinese 1889-CC and 1893-S dollars around where people metal detect.

    Jul 15, 2019 at 1:31 AM
  8. TheFinn replied to the thread I got an interesting private message on Collectors Universe last week....

    Nice to see good people appreciating good people. As Major Frank Burns from M*A*S*H put it, "It's nice to be nice to the nice."...

    Jul 13, 2019 at 7:28 PM
  9. TheFinn liked CoinCorgi's post in the thread Value of my coins.

    @Michael K - 1 @furryfrog02 - 0

    Jul 13, 2019 at 7:12 PM
  10. TheFinn replied to the thread 1900 dollar bust Two headed?????????.

    The only silver dollar dated i know of has both busts on the same side.

    Jul 13, 2019 at 2:02 PM
  11. TheFinn liked physics-fan3.14's post in the thread Useless University degree : numismatic.

    It would seem to me that something like this numismatics degree would be extremely helpful if you were going to pursue a career as a...

    Jul 13, 2019 at 2:00 PM
  12. TheFinn replied to the thread Useless University degree : numismatic.

    For the $58,000 piece of parchment.

    Jul 13, 2019 at 1:59 PM
  13. TheFinn liked ancient coin hunter's post in the thread Useless University degree : numismatic.

    Almost as useless as Egyptian Archaeology and Languages! (my undergraduate degree). Then I went on to get an MBA and landed in the...

    Jul 13, 2019 at 1:56 PM
  14. TheFinn replied to the thread Looking at these two notes to purchase, whats a fair price?.

    It is a common note worth $5 or so. I've had bank-wrapped bundles of 100 in sequence that only cost me $1.25 each several years ago. If...

    Jul 10, 2019 at 5:10 PM