Let's see your newest acquisitions!

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  1. dwhiz

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  3. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

    I like that look...on a peace dollar the color just hilights the images to pop.
    I would love to have an entire set in that grade in the look...if that makes sense...
     
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  4. Mainebill

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  5. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    Would look better in a better holder. Nice coin
     
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  6. 1811 20 franc gold coin graded by ANA
     

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  7. LA_Geezer

    LA_Geezer Well-Known Member

    Me too. I have far too many ugly Peace Dollars. I need to think about starting another set.
     
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  8. Nathan401

    Nathan401 Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? Supporter

    It would, and I wouldn’t be surprised if it jumped to 55-58. The current holder allowed me to score it cheap!
     
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  9. SorenCoins

    SorenCoins Well-Known Member

    Haha that's one of the things that's kinda hard when typing, emotions don't quite convey.

    I wasn't mad at all actually, despite what my reply might have sounded like. I was just saying I didn't know that acetone couldn't fix fingerprints if it's been a long time and then telling the OP not to try it because it wouldn't work.

    Sorry if I came across as upset :)
     
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  10. dwhiz

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  11. dwhiz

    dwhiz Collector Supporter

    I've working on finding Peace dollars that have that look.
     
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  12. Tracy62

    Tracy62 Member

    Hi, fairly new here. These arrived today, but I have a question. They were advertised as BU. They seem a little scratched up to me. Am I off target or are my expectations too high?
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  13. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

    Can you post the reverse of the 3?
     
  14. Tracy62

    Tracy62 Member

    Backs, in order 84, 85 & 86
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  15. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

    You have 3 nice Morgans yes true they do have some marks....so would you in a bag of 1000 being thrown around at the mint,bank etc.... yes all 3 are MS by my eye.
    Remember these are large coins and a 1000 s in a bag hitting one another you're going to have a few dings.
    Now that you have them go to vam world and learn how to vam a morgan..... and see exactly what you have purchased.
    The more knowlege you have in this hobby the more your passion will grow.
    Nice pick ups.... Paddy
     
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  16. Tracy62

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    Thanks, yes I guess I really didn't take that into consideration.

    VAM World. Wow, I have a lot to learn...:bag:
     
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  17. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

    Well yes you do and remember knowlege is power!
    Glad I could be of assistance feel free to ask anytime you need a waypoint.
     
  18. NickJersey

    NickJersey Well-Known Member

    I showed it to my local coin shop and the girl said, yes, it was a proof. She said sometimes if they need the silver or have to many they will break up the set and dump the "non-silver" in with the regular change. She said she would save them for me at face value.
     
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  19. RonSanderson

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    This must be the same reason I was able to buy 25 toned Proof Roosevelt dimes as a group for $2.75 - just 11 cents each.
     
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  21. Santinidollar

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    Nabbed this at a Heritage auction. Completes an assembled 1952 proof set.:woot:

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