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by SPP-Ottawa
Thu Nov 28, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: Possibly liquidating 45+ years of stock from store.
Replies: 13
Views: 4935

Re: Possibly liquidating 45+ years of stock from store.

Thank you I will look into that, have to discuss reasonable reserves, can’t have this stuff going for below scrap value. My mom needs the money. Thanks for ideas. Good luck. I am always buying as well, but mostly: - error coins (I'll buy them all) - brand new rolls (coins intended for circulation) ...
by SPP-Ottawa
Sun Nov 24, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: Possibly liquidating 45+ years of stock from store.
Replies: 13
Views: 4935

Re: Possibly liquidating 45+ years of stock from store.

You are probably correct about the RCM mint products, as to their value (basically melt). Some dealers don't even buy them anymore, other than for melt value. Why not consign the inventory to an auction house?? For a lot that large, I would imagine any Canadian auction company would waive the consig...
by SPP-Ottawa
Mon Jan 01, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: For Sale KEY DATE 1921 Canada Five Cents
Replies: 18
Views: 12866

Re: For Sale KEY DATE 1921 Canada Five Cents

You were given ample warning. An email with a link to this thread has been sent to my connections at the RCMP and to Mike Marshall.

Jackattack - You will need a mirror to see the only viper in this thread...
by SPP-Ottawa
Sun Dec 31, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: For Sale KEY DATE 1921 Canada Five Cents
Replies: 18
Views: 12866

Re: For Sale KEY DATE 1921 Canada Five Cents

Here is an image of the counterfeit coin available from the Big Tree Coin Factory, in China - it matches the counterfeit coin being offered for sale here.

1921 5 cents Rev_.jpg
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by SPP-Ottawa
Sun Dec 31, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: For Sale KEY DATE 1921 Canada Five Cents
Replies: 18
Views: 12866

Re: For Sale KEY DATE 1921 Canada Five Cents

Don't push your luck Jackattack - that coin is a counterfeit. Your coin was made at the Big Tree Coin Factory in China (which matches your coin). Do think hard and twice about selling it, or I will not hesitate to escalate this further by emailing this link to a few connections at the RCMP. I also h...
by SPP-Ottawa
Mon Nov 25, 2013 2:23 pm
Forum: 2 dollars
Topic: 1996 toonie
Replies: 5
Views: 12158

Re: 1996 toonie

I have seen one other like this, where it was a legitimate planchet flaw (drill clip, or a hole drilled in the nickel sheet, possibly to move it from being rolled to the cutting mill?)

My gut instinct is that this is post-mint damage, but I would love to see this one in hand.... just to be sure