Post a Toned Coin

Discussion in 'US Coins Forum' started by Lincoln Cents, Sep 9, 2011.


What color toning do you like best?

  1. Red

  2. Orange

  3. Yellow

  4. Green

  5. Blue

  6. Purple

  7. Black/Grey

  8. Rainbow

  9. None

  10. Other

  1. mumu

    mumu Junior Member

    Niiiice neons
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  3. MercuryBen

    MercuryBen Well-Known Member

    I don't collect post-64 toners, but I had to submit these silver proofs when I saw them in an album I purchased for another coin. All PR69 Deep Cam except the 92 (PR68 Deep Cam). The TrueViews came out pretty well, but they look even flashier in hand.

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  4. mumu

    mumu Junior Member

    Thanks for this. I paid a lot for that coin and it's comments like this that make it a little easier to swallow.
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  5. Ike Skywalker

    Ike Skywalker Well-Known Member

    Green is my favorite color on toned Morgans. Love it!
  6. Ike Skywalker

    Ike Skywalker Well-Known Member

    Now I know what to do with my oak chest. ;)
  7. MaxG

    MaxG Member

    Here's one I just found on a proof roll.

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  8. jtlee321

    jtlee321 Well-Known Member Supporter

    I like your Ike so much, I'd give it 5 Stars... ;)

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  9. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    Ms 70
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  10. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    07FFF998-E665-4549-BE81-AA8E41CD6886.jpeg 6B77511E-4CCB-4A39-A40D-C94BA8BBB817.jpeg Crapola pics. But you get the idea. Lots of new to post
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  11. CircCam

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  12. jtlee321

    jtlee321 Well-Known Member Supporter

    Here's a toned 1965 Washington Quarter I picked up recently.

  13. coinsareus10

    coinsareus10 Active Member

    Nice looking quarter.
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  14. C-B-D

    C-B-D U.S. Type Coins or death! Supporter

  15. RonSanderson

    RonSanderson Supporter! Supporter

    This Monroe commemorative doesn't have a lot of inherent contrast, so sometimes the subtle design can be hard to appreciate. The blue and brown toning may not be flashy, but it's just right to bring out the contours.

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  16. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

    Love it my favorite commemorative
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  18. Paul_62

    Paul_62 Retired: every day's a weekend Supporter

    Been building a collection of the modern half dollar commemoratives and found this one in the original packaging. Definitely a keeper

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  19. JPeace$

    JPeace$ Coinaholic

    @Paul_62, that's nice. Love the patina on the reverse! Nice addition.
  20. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

    You know that set packed by the mint seems to tone that color durring that time period. I've noticed on some of my sets turning that shade.... makes e wonder what was used ie glue, paper products, plastics, and which are gasing out .
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  21. MercuryBen

    MercuryBen Well-Known Member

    I bought this capital proof set for the dime, but the Franklin ended up being amazing too!

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