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  1. tommyc03 liked paddyman98's post in the thread Your opinions PLEASE? Doubled die maybe?.

    Nope.. What you see is called DDD - Die Deterioration Doubling Your Cent is a Copper Plated Zinc Cent. When it's struck with a worn Die you...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 4:00 PM
  2. tommyc03 replied to the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    Yes indeed and I can now see this as the thread expanded. I have learned a whole lot now that I have read the posts since I posted earlier....

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:54 PM
  3. tommyc03 liked BooksB4Coins's post in the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    The OP is one of the most knowledgeable guys on this forum in his area of interest. I've personally learned much from him and have little...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:51 PM
  4. tommyc03 liked bryantallard's post in the thread State quarter on experimental planchet.

    there was a 4 coin set too. gold-silver-platinum- and I believe the last is diamond plated. I bought the $1 FV set for $1.25

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:50 PM
  5. tommyc03 liked Randy Abercrombie's post in the thread Favorite Eagles on US coins.

    I was always partial to the Eagle on the reverse of the Ike dollar. I was a kid when we landed on the moon and that was such a magical time...

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  6. tommyc03 liked Marshall's post in the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    My suspicion is that whatever creates the toning/corrosion the fastest is used. But the old method of doing so was to just place it in the...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:41 PM
  7. tommyc03 liked Marshall's post in the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    One thing which you will probably find is that creating a surface level of corrosion after tumbling is quite easy on copper, which is a...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:39 PM
  8. tommyc03 liked Mainebill's post in the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    Thanks for letting us know. I’m not a copper expert and with that much corrosion it’s hard for me to tell

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:33 PM
  9. tommyc03 replied to the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    Sorry, I just could not see past the corrosion with my tired old eyes.

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:32 PM
  10. tommyc03 liked Mainebill's post in the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    I’m seeing worn and damaged coins but I’m seeing no signs either is fake

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:31 PM
  11. tommyc03 liked V. Kurt Bellman's post in the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    Not only that, but the seller seems to have found these at about the right depth near a building foundation in the Delaware Valley. It all...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:31 PM
  12. tommyc03 replied to the thread Silver 1974-S Ike Reverse Damage...keep or return?.

    ANACS will attribute this on their label as long as the error fees are paid for and designation requested. I believe ICG will do the same.

    Feb 23, 2018 at 3:29 PM
  13. tommyc03 replied to the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    @Marshall Could you provide us with a link to this coin? Maybe we can figure out if the seller is legit by some of online info. (Maybe)

    Feb 22, 2018 at 6:55 PM
  14. tommyc03 liked V. Kurt Bellman's post in the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    Think maybe he thinks no such date exists or something? The corroded one looks like the Reverse of 1797 variety, while the Chinese fake...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 6:54 PM
  15. tommyc03 replied to the thread Chinese fake STILL on eBay.

    Dunno either. Maybe looking for the rest of us to report it as a fake also?

    Feb 22, 2018 at 6:52 PM