New coin labels

Discussion in 'World Coins' started by panzerman, Jan 17, 2022.

  1. panzerman

    panzerman Well-Known Member

    I am in the tedious process of making data labels for my collection/ here are samples....
    I print them on gray parchment paper/ then use my guillotine to cut to 2X2 saflip size. IMG_1317.JPG IMG_1316.JPG IMG_1315.JPG IMG_1314.JPG IMG_1313.JPG
     
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  3. Treashunt

    Treashunt The Other Frank

    You must have very big holders.
     
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  4. Randy Abercrombie

    Randy Abercrombie Supporter! Supporter

    You organized guys make me feel very inadequate. :rolleyes:
     
  5. Inspector43

    Inspector43 Collecting Since 1948 Supporter

    But you are planning to get organized, aren't you? I am.
     
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  6. Kentucky

    Kentucky Supporter! Supporter

    I'm always "planning" but seldom "do"!
     
  7. panzerman

    panzerman Well-Known Member

    no, I use 2X2 SAFLIPS, my labels all fit in 2x2s. Here are my older style labels I am replacing. I am not great at taking photos.... IMG_0758.JPG IMG_0633.JPG
     
  8. derkerlegand

    derkerlegand Well-Known Member

    That aureus is gorgeous!
     
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  9. panzerman

    panzerman Well-Known Member

    Being organized is important/ I would loose track of what I have in my collection. I keep a data file/ 14 pages so far/ 71 entries @ page. Everything is in aphabethical order/ so when I brouse auctions/ I double check to make sure I am not bidding on a coin I already have. My collection is small 1000 coins, but still could forget in the heat of an auction. I have 300 + slabs in NGC/ PGGS boxes/ rest in albums. IMG_1150.JPG IMG_1151.JPG IMG_1153.JPG
     
  10. Jeepfreak81

    Jeepfreak81 Well-Known Member

    Very nice - I keep spreadsheets on google drive with tabs for each "type" of coin I wish to categorize. Then each of those coins gets an inventory number. 2x2's I write on the back, plastic holders of any kind get a small sticky label with the inventory number. I can quickly reference my spreadsheets if I want to know anything I've recorded about the coin. I tend to do metal composition, % of precious metal (which I have a formula so I can entre spot at the top and it will calculate current melt value)

    Yours are neat for the fact that there's alot of info on them. Hooray for organization
     
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  11. panzerman

    panzerman Well-Known Member

    Thanks:D
    Some auction houses are great for their accurate information/ some omit pertinate data.so, then I do a "google" search on lets say a obscure coin like my Charles le Mauvais AV Florin d'or ND Navarre/ unlisted in any publication. I found that Grierson by studying the legend found it to be a unlisted coin from Navarre/ imitating the Florin type from Florence.:)
    John
     
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  12. panzerman

    panzerman Well-Known Member

    I am trying to figure out the ALPHABETUM program/ it has all of the Medieval/ Ancient Scripts/ plus Aramic/ Arabic/ Nagari.....
    Sadly I am not a techie.
     
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  14. panzerman

    panzerman Well-Known Member

    I print them up on computer on a gray parchment paper. I use #6 font size to put all the info on a label that will fit inside a 2X2 SAFLIP. I have the TYPEIT program which allows me to have 24 foreign scripts. I want to use the "Alphabetum" program since it has 500+ scripts including all ancient and upto date language scripts/ including Medieval. Not being tech saavy/ I am learning on the fly.....
    John
     
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