First 1922 Peace Dollar

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  1. Rodney Cole

    Rodney Cole I do not keep error coins.

    Found my very first 1922 Peace Dollar over the weekend. May not be real pretty but she ain't ugly either.
     

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  3. -jeffB

    -jeffB Greshams LEO Supporter

  4. hotwheelsearl

    hotwheelsearl Well-Known Member

    Imagine getting this in change at Taco Bell.
     
  5. -jeffB

    -jeffB Greshams LEO Supporter

    I'd have to imagine buying food at Taco Bell. :yack:

    Maybe I can imagine I'm buying food for someone else at Taco Bell. And they gave me a $100 and asked me to bring them change. And when the register drawer opened, it was piled with Peace and Morgan dollars, and before the cashier started counting out 20s I said "I'll be happy to take those big heavy dollar coins you don't have a slot for..." :D
     
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  6. messydesk

    messydesk Well-Known Member

    Dream on. Taco Bell clerks would never know how to make change for $100.
     
  7. -jeffB

    -jeffB Greshams LEO Supporter

    The register will tell them. I'll help them count if they need it. It's my dream.
     
  8. Rodney Cole

    Rodney Cole I do not keep error coins.

    $20 @ a roadside yard sale in the Ozarks.
     
  9. mrweaseluv

    mrweaseluv Well-Known Member

    She's got a little "history" to tell but still a beautiful coin :D
     
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  10. Rodney Cole

    Rodney Cole I do not keep error coins.

    I also picked up a couple MS69+ 1987 Silver Eagles for $25 a piece, VF Morgan for $15 and 200 Mercury dimes $75 at the same stop.
     

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  11. Rodney Cole

    Rodney Cole I do not keep error coins.

    thnx
     
  12. Kentucky

    Kentucky Supporter! Supporter

    So, for the Mercs, $20 face 90% silver for $75... 3.75 X face!
     
  13. Rodney Cole

    Rodney Cole I do not keep error coins.

    Yeah included was five 1916 Full Bands in almost perfect shape. They are already boxed up with five other coins ready to ship to out for grading.
     
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  14. Dave Waterstraat

    Dave Waterstraat dave700x -1883 O nut

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  15. -jeffB

    -jeffB Greshams LEO Supporter

    Talk about burying the lede... :woot:
     
  16. capthank

    capthank Well-Known Member

    You had a good day
     
  17. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    Can't wait to see what they come back as.
     
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  18. Rodney Cole

    Rodney Cole I do not keep error coins.

    Me too, this is the only the second time I've had coins graded. The first time I sold em two months later and paid off our house and truck. Wife is happy and I now have extra money for flipping and collecting. The wife actually supports my "boring" hobby now and even brings coin rolls home for me from the bank.
     
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  19. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    That's a good thing.
     
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  20. Mr.Q

    Mr.Q Well-Known Member

    Share that luck with some of us lucky dog...
     
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  21. Michael K

    Michael K Well-Known Member

    30+ years ago Taco Bell was very good. It's when they became part of the Pepsi-KFC conglomerate and started using sawdust and mutant genomes for food that it got bad.
    How can you get 200 Mercury dimes for $75 when the silver value alone of 200 dimes is currently just under $400.
     
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