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by troubadour
Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1977 1 cent stamped on brass or bronze
Replies: 8
Views: 216

Re: 1977 1 cent stamped on brass or bronze

for free i dont know. you can send your coin to get it certified by pcgs icccs or cccs. they will authenticate it if genuine and will make the test if they have to. $10 to $15 per coin
by troubadour
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Borsellino book on Newfoundland coins.
Replies: 1
Views: 200

Re: Borsellino book on Newfoundland coins.

a bit more info here.
https://www.rcna.ca/numisnotes/ext.php?t=view&id=59

do you know where i can get a copy of that book?
by troubadour
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: Grading Help
Topic: 5 cents grading help!
Replies: 2
Views: 243

Re: 5 cents grading help!

looks like ef-40. no details in the hair above the ear
by troubadour
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1977 1 cent stamped on brass or bronze
Replies: 8
Views: 216

Re: 1977 1 cent stamped on brass or bronze

what is the weight?
you tried an XRF test?
by troubadour
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: 1944 5 cent coin
Replies: 3
Views: 157

Re: 1944 5 cent coin

Hello. no 1944 5-cents coin were produced in copper. only in nickel and tombac
you can see them here https://www.coinsandcanada.com/coins-pr ... -1937-1952
by troubadour
Sat Jan 11, 2020 2:53 pm
Forum: Errors and Varieties
Topic: Help with an estimate for my 1969 error coin
Replies: 5
Views: 290

Re: Help with an estimate for my 1969 error coin

i see it now. misaligned die. but no real extra value

check this:
https://www.coinsandcanada.com/coins-er ... -die&id=25
by troubadour
Sat Jan 11, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: 5 cents
Topic: 1995 Reverse ring in bead
Replies: 3
Views: 133

Re: 1995 Reverse ring in bead

looks like incused

vending or phone booth marks. PMD for me
by troubadour
Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: Who should be on the new $5?
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Who should be on the new $5?

Some suggestions...
Tommy Douglas
Terry Fox
Frederick Banting
Margaret Atwood
Gordie Howe
Alexander Graham Bell (not born in Canada...)

Who do you wanna see?
by troubadour
Thu Jan 09, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: 2 dollars 1954 ten million number
Replies: 6
Views: 523

Re: 2 dollars 1954 ten million number

there is CCCS, BCS, PCGS, PMG et LGS. Try to google them and you will find how to submit your banknote.
by troubadour
Thu Jan 09, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: Starting Out
Replies: 2
Views: 161

Re: Starting Out

Hello all! I’ve recently developed an interest in Canadian Bills. What are some good tips. I’m just starting to dig into this deeper. So far I’m just looking to familiarize myself with the basics! It’s hard to acquire these without driving to major cities Auctions. Any other sources you guys use fo...
by troubadour
Thu Jan 09, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: 20 Cent Question
Replies: 2
Views: 94

Re: 20 Cent Question

is it the newfoundland one?

try this link:
https://www.coinsandcanada.com/coins-pr ... -1865-1900
by troubadour
Tue Jan 07, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: Errors and Varieties
Topic: Help with an estimate for my 1969 error coin
Replies: 5
Views: 290

Re: Help with an estimate for my 1969 error coin

i agree with bill on this
by troubadour
Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Cashing in old bills
Replies: 7
Views: 512

Re: Cashing in old bills

you can always leave your old coins or banknotes as tips in a restaurant or someplace else. it can help the hobby and create new collectors. Steve Wozniak used to do that with $2 bills and i think it's a great idea. he did that as a joke but it surely helped the hobby at some point
by troubadour
Fri Dec 20, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: RCM Products
Topic: 1912 to 1914 Canadian gold coins sold by the mint.
Replies: 2
Views: 4892

Re: 1912 to 1914 Canadian gold coins sold by the mint.

from what I know even the ones not from the hoard are rarwly above ms-64. here's an example of that
http://www.coinsandcanada.com/coins-auc ... end=Search
by troubadour
Fri Dec 20, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: RCM Products
Topic: 2015 $3.00 Proof Flander's Field
Replies: 1
Views: 878

Re: 2015 $3.00 Proof Flander's Field

Poor quality control.. probably too late to return it to the Mint to exchange it for a better quality one.