Let's see your newest acquisitions!

Discussion in 'US Coins Forum' started by H8_modern, Feb 25, 2011.

  1. JPeace$

    JPeace$ Coinaholic

    Very beautiful! From the pictures, it appears to have lots of luster left on both sides. On a slightly negative note, lots of little tick marks on the obverse. Gold is tough that way.

    Congrats on a beautiful additions!
     
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  3. WLH22

    WLH22 Well-Known Member

    Thanks. I went for the luster. I agree the reverse is better. The price seemed right for a CAC 64+ so I went with it.
     
  4. WLH22

    WLH22 Well-Known Member

    Picked up the 1904's sister that same day. I always wanted a 1800 $20 1895S MS63 $20 Liberty obv.jpg 1895S MS63 $20 Liberty rev.jpg gold coin. Figured I would settle for MS62 but this one came along.
     
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  5. JPeace$

    JPeace$ Coinaholic

    A new Commem:

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  6. Allan Dinegar

    Allan Dinegar Dreamedreamer

    Beautiful toning!
     
  7. jello

    jello Not Expert★NormL®

    MS67 Wow! Rare for a Half in this grade.⚡☺
     
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  8. Silverhouse

    Silverhouse Well-Known Member

    Can't remember if I posted these or not. Sellers pics. I have the coin in hand, and can't tell if that toning on the reverse is actual toning, or something on the coin itself. My eyes strain to look. At one angle it looks like it's in the metal, the other it looks like it's on the surface. Other than that gorgeous coin.

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  9. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    In hand their barely noticeable
     
  10. robec

    robec Junior Member

    Pick this up almost a month ago.

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  11. Allan Dinegar

    Allan Dinegar Dreamedreamer

    image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg View attachment 461025 I wanted to give everyone a look at this interesting Morgan-
    1893-CC, which is the handy work of our determined neighbors in China, that could fool even a knowledgable coin collector! She is 25 grams, and is so close to an actual Morgan weight, that it feels real! Take a look for yourself and tell me what you think. It's scary how good these guys over there are getting at making good forgeries!
     

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  12. rooman9

    rooman9 Lovin Shiny Things

    I don't know. Scrolling past it I thought it was a fake and I didn't even stop to look at it.
     
  13. bsowa1029

    bsowa1029 Franklin Half Addict

    Very inexpensive coin, actually got it for free, but to me it's very attractive.
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  14. jello

    jello Not Expert★NormL®

    cq5dam.thumbnail.140.100 (2).png Just wait til Fun Show !
    Error Hunter's here one for sale this year. cq5dam.thumbnail.140.100.png
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    Plus Lincoln on a Dime planchette no grade noted in e-mail from HA.
     
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  15. treylxapi47

    treylxapi47 Well-Known Member Dealer

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  16. jello

    jello Not Expert★NormL®

    @treylxapi47
    Some one will buy junk errors.
    Then they find out $ was not worth what on market will pay to sell.
     
  17. treylxapi47

    treylxapi47 Well-Known Member Dealer

    Just received this little bugger in my change at the coffee shop.

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    Woohoo for silver minin in tha mornin
     
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  18. fiddlehead

    fiddlehead Well-Known Member

    Working on an 1840 set. Long way to go!
     

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  19. fiddlehead

    fiddlehead Well-Known Member

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  20. treylxapi47

    treylxapi47 Well-Known Member Dealer

    I agree
     
  21. carboni7e

    carboni7e aka MonsterCoinz

    Don't usually buy dimes, but this one stood out to me. Looks pretty close to FB.

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