fustrating finds in pocket change

Discussion in 'Coin Chat' started by cplradar, Apr 15, 2021.

  1. cplradar

    cplradar Talmud Chuchum

    I got a wheat cent today with verdis on it, even though it was still red. I tried to use acetone on it, but as expected, that didn't work.

    Look at this oddity

    verdis_wheatr.jpg verdis_wheat.jpg
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  3. cplradar

    cplradar Talmud Chuchum

    Actually I got a couple of other coins in that transaction... a couple of wheats wheat_2.jpg wheat_1.jpg
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  4. cplradar

    cplradar Talmud Chuchum

    1936 from the same change
    wheat_4.jpg wheat_3.jpg
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  5. SensibleSal66

    SensibleSal66 Casual Collector / error expert "in Training "

    Not trying to be rude but I don't get it . o_O
    Did you try Verdicare ? I never used it but it seems promising .
  6. Robert Ransom

    Robert Ransom Well-Known Member

    Just curious, but do you enjoy torturing people's eyes with your photos? ;)
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  7. John Burgess

    John Burgess Well-Known Member

    Not trying to be mean here, just giving advice. They are old, well circulated pretty common wheat cents. Have you ever given any thought to using an old soft toothbrush and some water to clean them up? It's not gonna hurt their value really but might make them more bearable.
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  8. cplradar

    cplradar Talmud Chuchum

    you make a good point.
  9. cplradar

    cplradar Talmud Chuchum

    The fustration is that the 58 actually has natural red brown toning still! oye OYE OYYYEE
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