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  1. TheFinn liked JPeace$'s post in the thread My Quest: 1880S-1882S Morgans.

    @Bman33 , here's a HA photo of a coin I bought a couple years ago. It's mirrors are deep, almost DPL, but at the 12 o'clock position on...

    Jul 22, 2018 at 1:22 AM
  2. TheFinn replied to the thread We are playing a dangerous game, aren't we?.

    I'm a chemist, and I have a problem with stuff pushed as science that is just fear. Radiation is the biggest one.

    Jul 22, 2018 at 12:30 AM
  3. TheFinn replied to the thread One of the worst things any man can do....

    They don't look like they are sealed in acrylic.

    Jul 22, 2018 at 12:26 AM
  4. TheFinn replied to the thread A matter of semantics.

    BU stands for Brilliant Uncirculated. If it is toned, it is no longer brilliant. It should be noted as TU.

    Jul 21, 2018 at 11:16 PM
  5. TheFinn replied to the thread A matter of semantics.

    MS60-MS70 are all Unc and BU (as long as they're not toned).

    Jul 21, 2018 at 7:57 PM
  6. TheFinn replied to the thread Wow! Signed $10 Star Note Sheet Goes Sky High On Ebay!.

    Probably purchased by her proud father. Someone is going to own something for the rest of their life.

    Jul 21, 2018 at 2:02 PM
  7. TheFinn replied to the thread Is this a Coincidence, or are we being had?.

    Yes, if you are friends with the teller. A friend that worked at the Federal Reserve branch in SLC said that 90% of counterfeit bills...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 1:59 PM
  8. TheFinn replied to the thread Nordic Hoard Sweden Gold 10 Kronor.

    I think if you certify enough coins, or pay a premium, you can get any descriptor you want on your slabs. No guarantee these were from the...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 1:55 PM
  9. TheFinn replied to the thread need advice on inherited collection (a few pics included).

    The 78-CC looks like the only one pushing the $300 limit. The others in the $30-$50 range.

    Jul 21, 2018 at 1:52 PM
  10. TheFinn replied to the thread Worth grading?.

    A '44 steel cent would definitely be worth grading. Just check it with a magnet. They are notated as being struck on a foreign planchet,...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 1:50 PM
  11. TheFinn replied to the thread Worth grading?.

    I have three BU rolls of 1943 cents, and I don't have the tiniest inkling of a desire to have them graded.

    Jul 21, 2018 at 3:12 AM