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  1. potty dollar 1878

    potty dollar 1878 Well-Known Member

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  3. DarkRage666

    DarkRage666 Wannabe Supporter!

    This is cool but if they're collectible they're not collectible... know what I mean?
  4. Inspector43

    Inspector43 72 Year Collector

    I got a roll of each of the first issue - 2018. I used them to provide one in each Great Grand Childs type set. Never got any more.
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  5. SensibleSal66

    SensibleSal66 Well-Known Member

    Do you think I will see one circulate and where mostly ?
  6. Dave Waterstraat

    Dave Waterstraat dave700x -1883 O nut

    Not exactly an award winning design, sigh....
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  7. DarkRage666

    DarkRage666 Wannabe Supporter!

    We need new, better artists
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  8. DarkRage666

    DarkRage666 Wannabe Supporter!

    It’s a pretty mediocre design
  9. TheGame

    TheGame Well-Known Member

    It's possible. A lot of the newer, NIFC dollars end up in circulation when someone needs a few bucks.
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  10. hotwheelsearl

    hotwheelsearl Well-Known Member

    For what it is, I think it’s alright. Pretty clever to put a rotary dial on a round coin.

    but I agree most modern American coins are pretty lackluster
  11. SensibleSal66

    SensibleSal66 Well-Known Member

    I was just saying because I live near the Border of MA on the CT side in between 2 Major Casino's .:joyful:
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  12. Inspector43

    Inspector43 72 Year Collector

    The modern dollar coins are useless and cost more than a dollar to get one in your collection. I stopped getting them a long time ago. Those that I have are given as tips. For example, I play golf twice a week and give them as tips at the refreshment stand. So, it is quite possible to get them in change.
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  13. hotwheelsearl

    hotwheelsearl Well-Known Member

    I haven’t seen any innovations in change yet. A few years back when I was riding the LA subway all the time, the ticket machines always gave out change in dollar coins.

    I got several NIFC Sacs and two circulated proof Presidents. So they do find their way into circulation, eventually
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  14. Jim Dale

    Jim Dale Well-Known Member

    When I saw the first coin/medal/?, I was not impressed by a new state series. If they had been silver, I might have looked closer, but with the Mint's new prices, I don't look at this series as important. I only look at ASE's, ATB Silver Coins Set, Silver Coin Sets, and a few "one ofs". I sure wasn't going to spend money on another First Lady. I thought a lot of Mrs. Bush, but not at the Mint's price, nor the celebration of the 19th amendment, again, I believe the vote should be given to Men and Women. I, also, don't plan on buying the ASE or AGE with the 75 on them. I would like a Mayflower coin tho. Thanks to all for their info.
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  15. Evan Saltis

    Evan Saltis College Dorm Collector

    This design is kinda ugly but also sentimental. My grandmother used a rotary phone until like 2010 ahahah
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  16. Inspector43

    Inspector43 72 Year Collector

    We still have a land line and the phone on my desk where I review coins is rotary style with push buttons. On the wall in the kitchen is the same type dressed as the old crank phone.
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  17. ZoidMeister

    ZoidMeister Hamlet Squire of Tomfoolery . . . . . Supporter

    Dunno man, I'm liking the design. I saw these starting to appear on Ebay about a week or so ago.

    Are they dumping any into circulation or is this just another "Isle of Man" or "Niue Island" issue?

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  18. Evan Saltis

    Evan Saltis College Dorm Collector

    I sure hope it is the former. I am tired of those.
  19. goossen

    goossen Senior Member

    I actually like the design, would definitely add it to my collection.
  20. JeffC

    JeffC Collecting for the fun of it. Supporter

    While this design may not be the favorite of most, for some reason, I like it! Wonder what they used to use for Q and Z. I don't see those letters.
  21. Long Beard

    Long Beard Active Member

    The United States Mint employs some of the best artists. While most of the designs thus far are less than par, they fall within the selected subject. Judging the talent by this program alone is discrediting to say the least. Emily Damstra did an outstanding job on the Massachusetts.
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