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by Adrenalyne
Sat Jan 03, 2009 10:50 pm
Forum: 5 cents
Topic: Obverse Test - Which One is It???
Replies: 11
Views: 7342

I can see 3 points of interest. The first is the tip of the nose, on the first picture the nose is more rounded, on the second picture it seems more pointed. The second point is the junction of the chin and throat. The first figure is like a rounded junction and the second figure, the junction is mo...
by Adrenalyne
Tue Sep 16, 2008 10:04 am
Forum: 50 cents
Topic: Die clash...1974 50 cent piece.
Replies: 12
Views: 16449

I just find one in 1975.
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by Adrenalyne
Tue Sep 16, 2008 9:29 am
Forum: 50 cents
Topic: Die clash...1974 50 cent piece.
Replies: 12
Views: 16449

I agree too, it's a very nice die clash. Could be exist with the missing "S" ?
by Adrenalyne
Sun Sep 14, 2008 7:32 am
Forum: 2 dollars
Topic: 1996 $2 Misalign core strike
Replies: 4
Views: 7884

Very nice coin with spacing between inner core and rim. a must to have.
by Adrenalyne
Thu Sep 11, 2008 8:46 pm
Forum: Grading Help
Topic: 5 cents 1899
Replies: 10
Views: 8989

Let me know when your coin will be graded by ICCS. I will try to adjust my skills.
by Adrenalyne
Tue Sep 09, 2008 7:54 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: Ghosting on penny on 1976
Replies: 2
Views: 3737

Could be but this penny come from PLSET and still into envelope (cello). I was thinking that kind of dies to strike PL coins are brand new and not repolish.
by Adrenalyne
Tue Sep 09, 2008 7:25 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: Ghosting on penny on 1976
Replies: 2
Views: 3737

Ghosting on penny on 1976

I found 2 PLsets of 1976 with a strange penny inside. The penny have ghostly form around letters and date. I want to identify the origin of this error. I know that another member have a penny of 1963 like this one but from circulation roll. It's look like mortar set but without any spots. Here is so...
by Adrenalyne
Tue Sep 09, 2008 1:04 pm
Forum: 1 dollar
Topic: Pinocchio
Replies: 4
Views: 5524

OK that's why I never saw it before. I'm not collecting PL singles, only complete set since 1953 to date.
by Adrenalyne
Tue Sep 09, 2008 10:18 am
Forum: Grading Help
Topic: 5 cents 1899
Replies: 10
Views: 8989

I'm not a coin grader but I like to give my opinion for that and your coin look like a VF-20. I can't go higher because hairs just in front of ear are too much erased.
by Adrenalyne
Tue Sep 09, 2008 10:04 am
Forum: 1 dollar
Topic: Pinocchio
Replies: 4
Views: 5524

Which date and which denomination? I never saw that before into my collection.
by Adrenalyne
Sat Sep 06, 2008 7:09 pm
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: bank notes
Replies: 18
Views: 20832

For me, I think it's a radar/rotator, a very nice note to have.
I use Charlton - Canadian Government Paper Money, it's a very good catalogue and not really expensive, around 20$.
by Adrenalyne
Sat Sep 06, 2008 11:39 am
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: bank notes
Replies: 18
Views: 20832

thart's true CJ_sidewall my mistake.
by Adrenalyne
Sat Sep 06, 2008 9:55 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Your collector type
Replies: 25
Views: 26655

I collect PLset varieties and some varieties of canadian coins.
by Adrenalyne
Sat Sep 06, 2008 9:53 am
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: bank notes
Replies: 18
Views: 20832

the serial number is ALG8986989 This kind of serial number called ROTATOR because you can read it upside down. Upside down your serial number could be read 8689686. It's true only with number 0, 6, 8 or 9. The value for a canadian journey note are: 5$ = 95$ 10$ = 105$ 20$ = 115$ 50$ = 145$ 100$ = 1...