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by troubadour
Thu Mar 26, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: Bill grading question!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 86

Re: Bill grading question!!!

i sometime see certified banknotes removed from their holders for sell
banknotes in pictures always look better than with them in hands
i rarely buy banknotes on ebay for this reason
by troubadour
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: half lives of coins
Replies: 3
Views: 61

Re: half lives of coins

https://www.usmint.gov/learn/kids/collecting/five-facts-of-collecting How long does a penny remain in circulation? On average, a penny remains in circulation for 40 years. Talk about getting your money’s worth! https://www.federalreserve.gov/faqs/how-long-is-the-life-span-of-us-paper-money.htm How l...
by troubadour
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: 50 cents
Topic: 1946 50 cent Design???
Replies: 5
Views: 1745

Re: 1946 50 cent Design???

1950 design isn't a the same as the 1946 hoof one.

no design picture here:
https://www.coinsandcanada.com/coins-pr ... -1937-1952

and below a 1950 50-cents with design
by troubadour
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: Concave/Convex Double Struck Canadian cent 1973?
Replies: 2
Views: 1145

Re: Concave/Convex Double Struck Canadian cent 1973?

PMD. this isn't worth more than 1 cent. sry
by troubadour
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1971 1c coin
Replies: 3
Views: 1314

Re: 1971 1c coin

machine doubling. here's a picture to help you.
by troubadour
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: 2 dollars
Topic: DDay toonie prices
Replies: 1
Views: 1515

Re: DDay toonie prices

$25 to $35 seems ok for a MS-64 certified one right know. should drop to $20 to $30 in the following months as more colored are certified. my two cents
by troubadour
Sun Feb 23, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Canadian Tokens and Medals
Topic: 2006 breast cancer test piece coin
Replies: 4
Views: 1573

Re: 2006 breast cancer test piece coin

thx for sharing

you might one to certify it or put it in a rigid slab if its that rare or valuable
by troubadour
Fri Feb 21, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: 10 cents
Topic: 1937 dime
Replies: 7
Views: 10639

Re: 1937 dime

Other examples from this website:

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by troubadour
Tue Feb 18, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: 10 cents
Topic: 1937 dime
Replies: 7
Views: 10639

Re: 1937 dime

looks like a ghosting effect
by troubadour
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Are some things boring?
Replies: 4
Views: 1245

Re: Are some things boring?

JNOD wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:07 am
This seems to be the gold standard - is there a way to identify such varieties??
Knowledge and research. :Lecture:
by troubadour
Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:58 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Are some things boring?
Replies: 4
Views: 1245

Re: Are some things boring?

these kind of errors (die cracks, chips,...) aren't popular. they are sometime fun to see or look at but there are so many of them thats why catalogs and books aren't pricing them. this is a niche market and even whales don't care about them when building a set registry or any other collection. erro...
by troubadour
Tue Feb 04, 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: Are these miscuts?
Replies: 3
Views: 1139

Re: Are these miscuts?

I can do this to any banknote I own. miscut or not, doesnt add value
by troubadour
Tue Feb 04, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1965 Error or Pointed
Replies: 3
Views: 2403

Re: 1965 Error or Pointed

close up picture looks like a hole. if it is, PMD
by troubadour
Sun Feb 02, 2020 3:19 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1948 Betw. Denticles Dual Error Coin
Replies: 2
Views: 2546

Re: 1948 Betw. Denticles Dual Error Coin

Die cracks often happened at this spot on George VI cents.