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by JNOD
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: What really matters?
Replies: 5
Views: 3579

Re: What really matters?

:lol: :lol: Love it! I'm probably a mix between amateur and party-goers + a bit of all of the others. :√Čtudiant: Province of Canada 1841 - 1867. You mean colonial tokens? Yes - some of those but also the 1858/9 coins - I'm kind of obsessed with them. They're nice to look at and the numerous errors ...
by JNOD
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:46 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: What really matters?
Replies: 5
Views: 3579

What really matters?

I've returned to collecting over the last two years - I'm focused on Newfoundland 1865 - 1890 and the Province of Canada 1841 - 1867. I am having a terrific time! The question is: what are the best coins to buy? Key dates? High grade? Complete sets? Varieties? Answer #1 (the amateur): "I buy things ...
by JNOD
Sun Sep 29, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Grading Help
Topic: cleaned/not cleaned
Replies: 2
Views: 3813

cleaned/not cleaned

Hello all, This is a rookie question likely but I'll ask anyway. I am gathering tricks/advice for telling whether a silver coin has been cleaned or not. You know how when you tilt a coin from side to side there's a sort of shimmer effect that appears to rotate around the coin edge? It seems to me th...