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Coin and Paper Money Collecting/Questions Answered by Expert Bond Rideout Jr.

SubjectDate Asked
Canadian cent11/18/2011
  Q: I have a Canadian large cent in fine condition to very fine condition. Wondering if you have an ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the ...
Winnipeg 1874-1974 silver dollar11/13/2011
  Q: what is this coin worth? I have 24 of them in very good condition
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the ...
Followup to lot of 84 1974 Canadian $2 bills11/9/2011
  Q: I wasn't given an option to follow up on our last discussion so this is my follow up to my question ...
  A: Please note that it is difficult to grade notes over the internet with only a fuzzy picture as there ...
Lot of 84 uncirculated and sequential $2 bills11/8/2011
  Q: I have 84 uncirculated and sequential $2 Canadian bills from 1974. The serial numbers begin with ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your items (the first one in the series and the ...
1954 2 dollar bill11/6/2011
  Q: I have a 2 dollar bill that i cannot find the value of the serial number is Y over a U 8854156 ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
Canadian coin set11/4/2011
  Q: I have a set of 6 coins in a rapped package from canada with the dates 1867-1967 on it. The top ...
  A: What you have there is a 1967 Canadian Commemorative coin set (this set commemorates 100 years of ...
inquiry re 1954 Canadian 100 dollar bills and 1975 100 dollar bills11/1/2011
  Q: i have many 1954 Canadian $100 dollar bills, some are in very good condition and do not appear to ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the condition ...
value of $ 100 Canadian bill10/29/2011
  Q: I came across a $100 Canadian bill from 1975 with the serial number JC5185195. There are a few ...
  A: What you have there is a 1975 Two letter prifix $100.00 note with R.W. Lawson and G.K. Bouey ...
1937 $50 Canadian Bill10/27/2011
  Q: I have a 1937 $50 Canadian bill. Serial #RH 2138957. Are you able to guess as to an approximate ...
  A: In fact, I do not need to guess at the value at all – I can give you a precise present market ...
value 1975 $100 Canadian bill10/25/2011
  Q: I have a $100 Canadian (1975) bill. AJD0541704 - reasonably good shape Is this worth more?
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the ...
Possible value...10/24/2011
  Q: I have a few items (all good cond) that I would appreciate even a low estimated value of...a paper ...
  A: Sadly, I am only an expert with Canadian and Provinces coins, stamps, and paper money. If you ever ...
1973 Canadian dollar bills10/21/2011
  Q: I have 7 Canadian dollar bills ... with serial numbers ECK9920357-ECK9920364 . brand new... was ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the ...
canadian 50c10/18/2011
  Q: i have a canaian 50c coin, dated 1871. it is dirty but has very little wear. Could you please tell ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the ...
$1000 bill10/16/2011
  Q: I have a 1954 unstamped 1000 bill.#a/k 1662496. what can u tell me @ it?
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the ...
value of bill10/14/2011
  Q: hi i have a 1973 one dollar canadian bill and i am wondering if it is worth anything serial# ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the ...
canada half dollar value10/10/2011
  Q: the queens head and the coat of arms are gold. could you tell me anything about this coin as i can ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
1939 King George visit commemorative coi10/7/2011
  Q: http://en.allexperts.com/q/Coin-Collecting-2297/unknown-coin-1939.htm I found this link, but I have ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
1973 $1 Canadian bills10/6/2011
  Q: I have three Canadian one dollar bills, as follows, and would like to know if they have any value ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the condition ...
1954 Canadian Dollar Bill9/29/2011
  Q: I have a 1954 (don't know where to "really" look for the devils head, but what is interesting about ...
  A: You definately have what we call a "RADAR" note but Would you be able to send me along a picture or ...
1975 100 bill9/26/2011
  Q:
  A: I believe I just answered your question in another e-mail that I just sent, but if I am mistaken ...
1975 100 dollar bill9/19/2011
  Q: I have a small collection of 1975 100 dollar bills and I am wondering how much they would be worth. ...
  A: In order for me to appraise your other notes I would need to see a scan or picture of them. There ...
Canadian $1 bills9/18/2011
  Q: I have 100 Canadian $1 bills from 1973 in sequential order. SN - BFE1817800 to BFE1817899. Is there ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items that you would like appraised? That way I will be ...
1867 - 19679/16/2011
  Q: I have a complete set of the coins in plastic case I bought them in and have several $1 bills that ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the condition ...
Canadian Bills9/11/2011
  Q: I have 2 1973 Paper Money Canadian One Dollar Bills one with the Serial No. AMB4893475 and the other ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the condition ...
gold coin9/5/2011
  Q: I have a 1888 us liberty $10 gold coin in good shape, how much should i expect to get for it if i ...
  A: Is it possible for you to send along a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to ...
Canadian dollar9/4/2011
  Q: I have a canadian dollar bill from 1973 with the serial number NK9958258 is it a collectable bill? ...
  A: In order for me to give you an accurate apprasial of your item I would need to see a scan or picture ...
UN 1 DOLLAR CANADA 19738/31/2011
  Q: i was wondering if you could tell me what these bills a worth i have two of them serial numbers ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the ...
dollar value8/30/2011
  Q: Would you have a value on (3)three mint condition $ 1.00 bill in seqential order?
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the condition ...
paper question8/28/2011
  Q: Is there more than face value in uncut sheets from the treasury $1.oo and $ 2.oo?
  A: The short answer is yes. But would you be able to send me a picture or scan or picture of your ...
Dominion of Canada one dollar bill8/23/2011
  Q: I have a 1923 Dominion of Canada one dollar bill. It has a blue seal, Serial number A2428328. It is ...
  A: Is it possible to send me a picture of your item? That way I will be able to review the condition, ...
One Dollar Canadian Bill8/20/2011
  Q: I was wondering how much would ten one dollar canadian bills be worth? They are uncirculated and in ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess ...
1958 Canadian Penny8/19/2011
  Q: My friend has a Canadian Penny with the date 1958 on it, however it is approximately half of the ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the ...
2011 toonie8/17/2011
  Q: the edge is also wide in one spot looks like its smashed on the face. I looked everywhere for a ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the ...
need value on a imperfect quarter8/17/2011
  Q: i need to find how much 1989 quater with off strike is worth
  A: would you be able to send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the ...
All are One dollar Canadian bills8/16/2011
  Q: Item 1: Serial number ECL2612097 1973 Signed by G Bauey (Governor) and Deputy Governor J. W (?) ...
  A: Sadly all your one dollar notes are very common. In fact, there were 1,147,680,000 of those 1973 ...
oversized planchet ?8/16/2011
  Q: looking through my 1974 Winnipeg cenntenial dollars , one stuck out. The planchet is noticably ...
  A: in 1974 there were two styles struck - one was made of nickel and the other was made of silver ...
variety # 18 ?8/16/2011
  Q: Going though a dozen recently aquired 1974 Winnipeg centenial nickel dollars, I think I may have ...
  A: This is an item that really needs to be viewed at my office under my microscope to be assured of ...
silver coin8/15/2011
  Q: I came across a silver coin about the size of a silver dollar. One side markedRepvbliqve Francaise ...
  A: Sadly, I am only an expert with Canadian and Provinces coins, stamps, and paper money. If you ever ...
1975 $100 Bill8/13/2011
  Q: I was looking through the web to find links to give me an idea on how much an 1975 $100 Bill would ...
  A: What you have there is a Canadian 1975 Canadian $100.00 note with signatures R.W. Lawson and G.K. ...
British American Banknote 18108/13/2011
  Q: Mr. Rideout, I have in my possession an 1810 British American banknote... Will Pay on demand ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
canadian dollar8/9/2011
  Q: I have a 1973 CANADA 1 dollar if very good condition. I was wondering if you could tell me its ...
  A: Sadly all your one dollar notes are very common. In fact, there were 1,147,680,000 of those notes ...
5 dollar bill mis print8/8/2011
  Q: I have a 5 dollar bill that on the front looks normal. Serial number in proper place seals in proper ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
1954 Canadian $1000 Bank Note8/7/2011
  Q: Q: I have a 1954 Canadian $1,000 bill. It's not in perfect condition but its not completely ...
  A: What you have there is a 1954 modified portrait one thousand dollar bill signed by R.W. Lawson and ...
Newfoundland 50 cent8/7/2011
  Q: I have a 1919 50 cent piece from Newfoundland it is in good condition and I was wondering if it has ...
  A: In order for me to give you an accurate appraisal I would need to see your coin. That way I will be ...
antique paper money8/6/2011
  Q: I have a Canadian 25 cent note dated January 2, 1900 signed by H. Boville, Deputy Minister of ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
Old money8/4/2011
  Q: I have a bunch of uncirculated 1973 one dollar bills with the serial numbers: BAF0095256 BAF0095275 ...
  A: Sadly all your one dollar notes are very common. In fact, there were 1,147,680,000 of those notes ...
1888 Canadian Quarter8/4/2011
  Q: I recieved in a coin lot purchase, this 1888 Canadian Quarter. I have read online that the actual ...
  A: What you have there is a Canadian 1888 Narrow 8 twenty five cent piece in G-4 condition. You are ...
twoonie queen on wrong side8/4/2011
  Q: took some other pix, will send a few messages to give you the best idea
  A: This appears to be a very interesting item. Is it dated 1996? My first assumption is that it is a ...
Bank token8/4/2011
  Q: I have a Province of Canada, Bank of Montreal, Half Penny Bank Token, dated 1844. Does it have ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the condition ...
silver penny??8/3/2011
  Q: I was looking thu my change yesterday, and this odd penny jumped out at me, it appears to be silver, ...
  A: Sadly, this item is not an error coin at all. In fact, it is just a regular one cent piece. The ...
10 cent error ?8/3/2011
  Q: `Hi Bond, I discovered this dime in my collection and would like to know what you think? The eight ...
  A: It is very hard to tell exactly what you have there by a photograph. This is an item I would love to ...
1968 Canada quarter8/3/2011
  Q: There were two different 25 cent pieces produced in Canada in 1968, however I cannot find any ...
  A: I have had a lot of people ask about silver coins ever since silver has been going up in price. When ...
wrong sided twoonie7/29/2011
  Q: i have attached a pic
  A: I was really looking forward to seeing your item. Sadly, all I see is a huge blurr - I cannot make ...
1975 Canadian 100 Dollar Bills7/24/2011
  Q: I have a Canadian hundred dollar bill form 1975 with serial number ajx0869257, it has very minimal ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the condition ...
georgivs vi dg rex et ind7/22/2011
  Q: I have a 1943 25 cent coin that is (I believe) silver. It has a male head on the front which is ...
  A: Your coin is a 1943 Canadian 25 cent piece. On the front of the coin is the port irate of King ...
Canadian paper $1 and $2 uncirculated7/21/2011
  Q: ..I see your note that says I already answered this question, but can't see where we left off. ...
  A: What you need to do now if you wish to sell your collection is put your notes in a registered Canada ...
1923 Canadian Dollar7/20/2011
  Q: I have a 65 gem quality uncirculated Dominion of Canada one dollar bill. What is the estimated ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? Also has this item been professionally graded? I ...
value of currency7/17/2011
  Q: I have a $100 bill and a $10 bill from 1937 in what I think are very good condition - can you ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the condition ...
1975 SCENES OF CANADA BANK NOTES7/16/2011
  Q: Good Day, I am inquiring about a 1975 scenes of canada bank note. I recently acquired a $100 note ...
  A: Also, just as a point of clarification with a three letter prefix like your note (AJE) there is no ...
Canadian paper $1 and $2 uncirculated7/15/2011
  Q: My Dad gave me about $100 in the old $1.00 bills (various serial numbers - some in sequence) and a ...
  A: Very sorry for not getting back to you until now but I was away on vacation for the past week or so. ...
Two dollar coin Canada7/15/2011
  Q: I have in my possession a $2 coin that has the Polar bear on the same side as the words "Queen ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
Canadian paper quarter7/14/2011
  Q: I have a Canadian paper quarter, dated February 2, 1900, signed by H. Boville. Minimal wear, I ...
  A: What you have there is what collectors refer to as a “Shinplaster.” There were three main issues of ...
1975 Canadian $100 bill7/14/2011
  Q: I have a 1975 $100 bill AJA7302783 signed by lawson and bowey. Its in pretty good condition. Do you ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
Value of 2 coins I have7/14/2011
  Q: Good evening, I have a coin collection which was started my my Grandfather. I have 2 coins in which ...
  A: Sadly your coins are not worth a massive amount due to the quantity minted for the years that you ...
1867-1967 Coin & Stamp Presentation7/13/2011
  Q: I have in my possession a collection of 6 uncirculated Canadian coins and stamps in a shiny white ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
Misprinted $20 Canadian Journey Series7/1/2011
  Q: I have had a $20 Canadian 2004 Journey Series note, dated 2006 on the back, which has the hologram ...
  A: Would you be able send me a picture or scan of your item? I would like to reserve my comments until ...
1975 canada $100 bill6/29/2011
  Q: What would my $100 bill 1975 with a crease in middle no pin holes I can see with s/n-AJG4595095 be ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
Foreign material in coin6/27/2011
  Q: 1967 Canadian penny- appears to be a gold coloured material inset on the head side that circles just ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
Found an old token6/20/2011
  Q: My father recently found what appears to be a Trader's Currency Token of the Magdalen Islands dated ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
1958p lincoln cent error6/19/2011
  Q: I opened a roll and some coins were different sort of doubled, not clockwise or counter clockwise ...
  A: Is it possible for you to send me a picture of the date on this coin? The double strike is extremely ...
1 cent 1968 silver canadian6/17/2011
  Q: Here's the back picture
  A: Very sorry for the lateness of this reply but I was away on business and forgot to inform the ...
1 cent silver 1968 canadian6/17/2011
  Q: Here,s the pictures of the piece
  A: Very sorry for the lateness of this reply but I was away on business and forgot to inform the ...
Old coins6/17/2011
  Q: I am 13 years old and recentaly aquired many old coins from my grandfather. In the coins were a ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the condition ...
1968 canadian penny silver6/17/2011
  Q: I have a 1968 Canadian penny (1 cent) stamped in silver instead of copper. Is it worth anything ? It ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
Canadian coin follow up6/14/2011
  Q: I tried to use the add to this answer, but it doesn't allow for image upload, so hopefully I'm doing ...
  A: This is a 1947 Canadian 1 cent piece (without the Maple Leaf) in VF-30 condition there were ...
1964 KENNEDY HALF DOLLAR6/12/2011
  Q: CAN YOU TELL ME IF THIS IS A ERROR COIN LOOK AT CHIN THANKS RALPH
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
1900 silver Canadian quarter6/12/2011
  Q: I am trying to find the value of a 1900 silver Canadian quarter. There is a moose head on one ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
Canadian Paper Money6/11/2011
  Q: I have a paper bill that reads: The Dominion of Canada Will pay on demand Twenty Five Cents (printed ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
canadian coin question6/11/2011
  Q: I have a 1947 one-cent coin. is it worth anything? its relatively good condition -- that is all ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
Dominion of Canada - $0.25 Bills6/8/2011
  Q: Q: I have one 1900 Dominion of Canada .25 cent bill - no serial number. And one 1923 Dominion of ...
  A: The first note that you have is a “Shin Plaster” from 1900. This particular note is in VF condition ...
Canadian $100 Bill - 19756/7/2011
  Q: Q:I have a Canadian 100 dollar bill from 1975 and the serial number is# AJF9925101. Now I have ...
  A: What you have here is a 1975 Canadian $100.00 bill with J.W. Crow and G.K. Bouey signatures. For ...
1973 Dime with Perfect circular indent6/3/2011
  Q: I found a really neat dime that I would love to know a little more about. It is from 1973, and ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your item? That way I will be able to assess the condition as ...
1937 & 1973 CDN dollar bills6/3/2011
  Q: I have 2 one dollar bills, one is from 1937: Deputy Governer-D.Gordon, Governer-G.F.Towers, ...
  A: Could you send me a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to assess the condition ...
canadian penny5/31/2011
  Q: i have a 1968 canadian penny, and looks like it is 15 or 45 degrees off center on the reverse side. ...
  A: I cannot see this picture very well. Is it possible to take a higher resolution picture and send it ...
newfoundland 100 dollar bill5/30/2011
  Q: I have a 1975 Canadian 100 dollar bill. It is in fair condition and the prefix starts with AJG. I ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture of your item that way I will be able to give you an accurate ...
canadian money5/29/2011
  Q: What can you tell me about a 1900 twenty five cent canadian note It is not a coin. Also a 1943 ...
  A: I hope you have a great day and I look forward to your follow up. All the best, Bond Rideout Jr.
William Mackenzie King Token5/28/2011
  Q: I have a token that says W L Mackenzie King with a portrait and underneath that the years 1921 1926 ...
  A: These little items are interesting indeed and its a part of a larger set that was issued in 1967 for ...
Defect of $20 Canadian Bill5/28/2011
  Q: I have a $20 Canadian bill in excellenmt condition. The top left hand corner was not cut correctly ...
  A: Would you be able to send along a picture of your item? That way I will be able to see it and make ...
canadian penny5/24/2011
  Q: What is the value? FRONT: Picture of ElizabethII and printed name. The name D.G. Regina. BACK: ...
  A: Sorry for the bad news but if you come across any other items I would be more than happy to both ...
Misprinted Coin5/21/2011
  Q: I have a misprinted twoonie when it was stamped by the machine the whole stamp is off to one side ...
  A: Authentic error strikes are always sought after by collectors and there is currently a very healthy ...
is this coin valuable?5/19/2011
  Q: It's light grey in color raised rim with no ridges. On back Picture of House of Commons, Ottawa ...
  A: Would you please send me a photo of your coin? There are a few possibilities of what your item could ...
hi5/16/2011
  Q: My mom has a 100.00 1975 serial # AJH7677817 in mint condition is it worth anything?
  A: Can you please send me a picture of your item so I can verify the condition as well as check for ...
dollar bills5/16/2011
  Q: I have a roll of $1 bills, 40 in total, from 1973. Never been folded etc. Also a PEI centennial, ...
  A: Can you please send along a picture or scan of your items? That way I will be able to verfiy the ...
Canadian 1973 $1 Bill4/29/2011
  Q: So I have 8 $1 Canadian 1973 bills, and I was wondering if they were worth very much. They are in ...
  A: Sadly, these notes were massly produced and do not trend very high even in superior condition. They ...
1980 penny4/27/2011
  Q: I have 2 pictures of it front and back.
  A: This seems to be a very interesting error however only the front side came through can you please ...
Rhodesian Banknotes4/25/2011
  Q: Why does the Rhodesian $2.00 banknote of 10th April 1979(Rhodes W/mark) and the $2.00 of 10th April ...
  A: Sadly I am only an expert with Canadian and Provinces coins, stamps, and paper money. If you ever ...
Old Canadian Bills4/24/2011
  Q: my mother in law has found a jar full of money totaling around two thousand dollars, under her old ...
  A: .. finding a large jar of money under your house lol. My suggestion is that you take several ...
silver coins pre 19694/23/2011
  Q: can you tell me how to tell the content of silver in coins silver dollars, 50 cent, quarters and ...
  A: Originally, Canadian 10 cents, 25 cents, and 50 cent coins from 1937 - 1966 were made of .800 silver ...
Locating a Valuation Agency4/22/2011
  Q: I reside in Ontario. Can you tell me if there are numistmatic evaluation companies in this ...
  A: If I were you I would contact ICCS (you can find their site on the net) and see what they have to ...
Canada Commemorative 1967 Set4/22/2011
  Q: I have a Canadian Commemorative Centennial Coin Set from 1967. All the coins are packed in plastic ...
  A: In 1967 the Canadian mint simply went crazy with several mint sets that all have different mintages ...
Canadian One Dollar4/21/2011
  Q: I was wondering if this was a rare bill. I don't know much about currency,only seen a few things ...
  A: Your item is a $1.00 1954 (modified portrait) Canadian note with J.R. Beattie and J.E. Coyne ...
Prince Edward Island Token4/20/2011
  Q: I have a Prince Edward Island token (I think) dated 1873 that says Ladys Slipper on the front side. ...
  A: I am almost certain of the item that you are describing however I would need a scan/picture of your ...
1922 Silver Dollar Peace4/20/2011
  Q: I have a US 1922 Peace silver dollar in good condition. It also appears to have a defect that ...
  A: Sadly I am only an expert with Canadian and Provinces coins, stamps, and paper money. If you ever ...
Value of coins4/18/2011
  Q: I have a few old coins that I was wondeering the value of. One is a 1913 "one penney". It is large ...
  A: Both of your coins are farily common and do not trend very high unless in high grade. If you could ...
token coin4/17/2011
  Q: I have an old token coin and would like to know more about it. It is a large coin shape and has ...
  A: As for your token, I would need a picture of your item in order to appraise it properly. One I can ...
canadian bills4/15/2011
  Q: I have several one, two, and an old-style five dollar bill and was wondering if you could check the ...
  A: Sadly, the notes that you have listed are massly produced and very common. In order for me to give ...
75 anniversary medallion4/11/2011
  Q: i have a question about a 75 anniversary of alberta gold medallion which has 75 anniversary and ...
  A: Do you have a picture of your item? Also, if you are interested in selling your item for Melt I buy ...
George VI $5 bill4/8/2011
  Q: What would be a value for a good condition $5 Bank of Canada bill issued Ottawa, 2nd Jan. 1937, ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a scan of your item? I need to check for a few varieties that can ...
Coin4/6/2011
  Q: I have a 1914 penny with the picture plant on it. I was just wondering how much it would be worth if ...
  A: It seems that the coin you have is a Newfoundland 1 cent piece it would be about the same size as a ...
1977 canadian silver penny4/3/2011
  Q: My mother found a 1977 Canadian penny but it is not the same as the regular penny. It looks like a ...
  A: Can you please send me a picture of your coin? I think you will be impressed with the story about ...
Canadian Half Dollars4/3/2011
  Q: I recently came into a collection of over 40 Canadian Half-Dollar coins ranging from 1941-1967(the ...
  A: Can you please send me the specific dates of the coins that you have? The picture is very bright and ...
Coins value4/2/2011
  Q: What is the value of 5 cent Canada coin in good condition,1919 penny Georgivs in bad condition,1945 ...
  A: I would be more than happy to help you but please note I am only an expert with Canadian and ...
Canadian 25 cent and 5 cent Coins3/31/2011
  Q: I have recently been looking through my great-grandfathers old coin collection and came across these ...
  A: Over the past few days I have been away on business and unable to reply to your questions. The items ...
posting the pic's you asked for??3/27/2011
  Q: How do I post them? Where? or do you have an email I can send them too? Maybe you can help with an ...
  A: I have no knowledge of the inner workings of this website I suggest that you contact the webmaster ...
Newfoundland 50c3/23/2011
  Q: Is there any value to this coin please? many thanks
  A: Your coin appears to be in very nice condition have you had it cleaned? Also, can you inform me if ...
1973 Canadian Dollar Bill3/21/2011
  Q: I have a number of one dollar bills. They are consequetive beginning with the series ECH9486152 to ...
  A: do you have a picture of your item(s)? I would need to see a picture to check for the various ...
dominion of canada 25 cent paper bill3/20/2011
  Q: what is a dominion of Canada 25 cent paper bill worth? regards, Lou
  A: Do you have a picture of your item? I would need to see a picture to check for the various varieties ...
PEI one cent coin3/19/2011
  Q: I have a coin, with the 1871 date, the words QUEEN VICTORIA, and her bust on the front. On the rear ...
  A: Do you have a picture of your item? I would need to see a picture to check for the various varieties ...
1986 canadain 2 dollar bills3/19/2011
  Q: s and a BBK with the same but the book does not mention them that I can see? Can you tell me why and ...
  A: Do you have a picture of your item? I would need to see a picture to check for the various varieties ...
Canadian paper money3/18/2011
  Q: I just asked you a question about a $100 dollar bill, and then figured I'd come back and ask you ...
  A: Do you have a picture of your items? I would need to see a picture to check for the various ...
1975 $100 canadian bill3/18/2011
  Q: I have a 1975 Canadian $100 bill with serial numbers JD2816365 and signatures by Lawson/Bouey. It's ...
  A: Yes, the item is worth more than face value (normally) but I would need to see a picture to assess ...
Canadian $1.003/17/2011
  Q: A customer has a Dominion of Canada 1898 one dollar bill. The serial # is 411445 with a D below. ...
  A: To give you an accurate apprasial I would need to see the note as there are several varieties that ...
25 cent bill3/17/2011
  Q: I just bought a 25 cent bill and i was wondering if it would be worth anything. Its date looks like ...
  A: Your note is definately real! What you have is a "shinplaster" The signatures are W. Dickinson and ...
1 dollar bill3/16/2011
  Q: Thanks Steve
  A: There is a "sub-group" of collectors out there who collect odd serial numbers. Some of these include ...
1973 dollar bill 3 in numerical order3/14/2011
  Q: I have three 1973 dollar bills framed for years that are numerical in series. last #'s are ...
  A: In order to give you an accurate apprasial I would need to see a picture of the front of the bills ...
Canadian Currency3/13/2011
  Q: I have a DoC Jan 1900 25 cent shinplaster in pretty good condition, a few wrinkles and a little 3/16 ...
  A: Due to the fact that your “shinplaster” is torn, albeit a small tear, that really detracts from the ...
1948 dime aka 1947 maple leaf3/9/2011
  Q: I've attrached scans of my 1947 maple dime. I understand that the coin is actually 1948 vintage. I ...
  A: The granting of independence to India posed a problem for the Royal Canadian Mint in the early part ...
1973 One Dollar Canadian Bill3/8/2011
  Q: i have two 1973 one dollar canadian bills in consecutive serial #'s and was wondering if you could ...
  A: The two notes that you have are not worth very much at all right now, nor will they ever will be for ...
dime 1943/7/2011
  Q: I also have a dime with this partial date and I have attached some pics that may help any ...
  A: I have seen a number of these items over the years. In fact, this is the second one that has been ...
Gold Coin3/6/2011
  Q: I have a small gold coin about half the size of a dime with a liberty head figure (without the word ...
  A: The problem with your item is that there are several American gold coins of similar styles that you ...
One penny coin3/2/2011
  Q: I have a coin that says One Penny with a mallet and ruler? on one side and on the other it says ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a pictue of both sides of your coin? I want to give you the most ...
CanadianSilver Dollars3/2/2011
  Q: I have a quantity of proof 1975 and 1976 Canadian Silver Dollars. They are encased in plastic ...
  A: Most mint items such as the items you have are massly produced. What kind of price were you hoping ...
1967 canadian peny3/1/2011
  Q: I have a 1967 canadian penny with some sort of cat on the back. Is it one of the commemorative ...
  A: 1 cent - Bird 5 cents - Rabbit 10 cents - Fish 25 cents - cougar 50 cents- coyote 1 dollar - Goose ...
1942 1 cent2/28/2011
  Q: I have a 1942, 1 cent with King George V1 & a pitcher plant on either side. I was wondering if this ...
  A: What you have is a Newfoundland 1 cent coin there. Sadly, it does not have a lot of value unless in ...
1892 John S D Thompson coin2/25/2011
  Q: It's light grey in color raised rim with no ridges. On back Picture of House of Commons, Ottawa ...
  A: There are a few examples that your item could potentially be - is it possible for you to send me a ...
Canadian 25-cent pieces2/22/2011
  Q: I inherited a small number of Canadian quarters from my grandfather and have been going through ...
  A: I would assume that what your Grand father ment by the "L date" is Laureated Portrait which occured ...
canadian quarters2/16/2011
  Q: can you tell me the approximate value of 2 Canadian paper quarters in my possession
  A: The first item that you have is a 1900 25 cent Dominion of Canada note, commonly referred to as a ...
is this worth something2/16/2011
  Q: i have a 1954 20 dollar with the letters ke before the serial nuber signed by beattie and coyne ...
  A: What you have is a 1954 $20.00 modified portrait signed by J.R. Beattie and J.E. Coyne in Poor ...
collecting2/16/2011
  Q: Two questions: 1. How do you keep paper to last forever? 2. How do you keep your coin to last ...
  A: Forever is a very long time - but the best way to store coins and paper money is in certified sealed ...
5,000 + 1,000 dollar bill2/15/2011
  Q: 000 and a 1,000 dollar bill I believe they are reproduction are they worth anything. Thank you ...
  A: In order for me to assess the actual value of your items I would need to see a picture/scan of them. ...
penny strike error ?2/14/2011
  Q: i do not know how to send 2 pics at once here is the bad side
  A: The item that you have is very odd and does not conform to any planchet's on record, it also does ...
1975 CND 100 bill2/14/2011
  Q: I would like to know the value of my 1975 $100 bills. I have serial #AJC6474584 and #AJ6474585 in ...
  A: In order to give you an accurate appraisal I would need to see a picture/scan of your notes. There ...
penny strike error ?2/14/2011
  Q: i have 12 sided penny stamped on one side only the head side with impression of the head visable on ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture of both sides of your coin? I will reserve my comments until ...
Canadian coin ID2/10/2011
  Q: I have a 1854 One Penny Bank Token from the Bank of Upper Canada. Is this a real coin? Does it ...
  A: I would need to see a picture of your item to assess the value of your token as there are quite a ...
Rare Extremely Old Coin 13692/10/2011
  Q: Can you tell me anything about a coin I have. It is from 1369, foreign writing on it, it has 10 ...
  A: they were instramental in identifying this item for you. I am very sorry to be the bearer of bad ...
Coin2/9/2011
  Q: Good day! In my collection there are several coins that I would like to know the information. ...
  A: You have an 1873 Newfoundland 20 cent piece in about VG-8 condition. This coin is classified as a ...
Black Quarter?2/8/2011
  Q: I have a 1978 Quarter that is blackish in colour. It is definitely not paint or a coating but I am ...
  A: The best way for me to give you the most accurate advice is to see a picture of your item. I can ...
Toonie2/7/2011
  Q: I have a blank toonie, I believe issued first year toonies came out, it has the gold center and ...
  A: what you have is a "blank $2.00 planchet." On ebay they normally go for $29.99 - $49.99 however they ...
cdn dime2/7/2011
  Q: how much is a ms plus 1902 dime worth,I found one like mine on ebay and it was going for $19,000 ...
  A: if your coins are indeed in the shape that you say they would definately be worth a "pretty penny." ...
canadian dime 1942/5/2011
  Q: this dime has a lot of tarnish and has a ship Canada 10 cents and 194 on back, and georgvs vi d g ...
  A: Now that I have a close up can you please send me a photo of the front and back of your coin. Also, ...
1954 twenty off-centre cut2/2/2011
  Q: I purchased a 1954 $20 bill about 25 years ago. I put it away and it has remained somewhat crisp. ...
  A: You do indeed have a slight misalignment - or as we say in the collectible world an “out of register ...
reply to request for pics2/2/2011
  Q: here are some pics of the 1 dollar bill
  A: Your note is a $1.00 1954 Modified Portrait J.R. Beattie / L. Rasminsky in VF condition. I asked to ...
1953 Possible Mule2/1/2011
  Q: Could you take a look at the coin attached and let me know if this might be the Mule 1953 I hear ...
  A: Your picture is very fuzzy when I enlarge it, can you please scan both sides of the coin and resend? ...
collection of newfoundland coins1/31/2011
  Q: I have in my possession several coins from Newfoundland they are as follows 1)1 pound treasery note ...
  A: I had a customer come into my shop the other day looking for some Newfoundland paper money. I was ...
1910 & 1911 Candian Five cent coins1/29/2011
  Q: I found a box of old coins in my Grandmothers attic. There are many Candian coins. Two that I'm ...
  A: When it comes to apprasing coins I would need to see a picture of your item to assess the condition. ...
Canada 50 Dollar *1/29/2011
  Q: I have a 1975 circulated 50 dollar Canadian bill with an * by the serial number starting with HB. ...
  A: Would you please send me a picture of your note that way I will be able to assess the condition and ...
Error Canadian Coin1/28/2011
  Q: My father in law has a Canadian coin with the 25 cent Elk head on one side and the Beaver tail and 5 ...
  A: What you have described is indeed a very odd item. I would need to see pictures of both sides of ...
canadian $1.00 bill1/27/2011
  Q: I have a 1973 canadian $1.00 bill in mint condition. The left serial # is different than the right ...
  A: It seems like you have a very nice item there. Would you please be kind enough to send along a ...
Canadian dimes1/27/2011
  Q: I have a 1916 dime, 1988 dime and a 1974 dime, all canadian. any value?
  A: With coins, like most collectibles price depends on condition. As for your 1988 and 1974 those items ...
1 dollar bill1/26/2011
  Q: i have a 1930 dollar bill with the picture of king george on it i want to know how much it is worth
  A: Would it be possible for you to send me a picture of your item? I would only need to see the front ...
Five cent piece1/25/2011
  Q: I just found a 1927 Canadian five cent piece. I was wondering what it is comprised of and what an ...
  A: Your five cent piece is composed of 1.00 nickel. Just so you are aware the weight is 4.54 grams and ...
I have a Canadian Bicentenial1967 proof1/25/2011
  Q: I have a white case, Canadian Bicentennial 1967 proof set,some of the coins, are gold,along with the ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture of your item? At least that way I will be 100% sure of what ...
aphyardsales@webtv.net1/24/2011
  Q: Canadian Pennies, looking to see value: 1961; 1955; 1948; 1943; 1932. All are in fine to ex-fine ...
  A: All the pennies that you listed are very common and do not trend for anything at all really. The ...
1967 mint set1/23/2011
  Q: found a complete set of Royal Canadian Mint Ottawa set of 1867-1967 coins in box with 20 dollar ...
  A: Would you be able to send along a picture of your set? There are a few varieties of the item you ...
1954 one dollar bill canadian1/20/2011
  Q: i am wondering about value of this bill signature is JR BEATTIE &L RASMINSKY also has devils head in ...
  A: would you please send me a scan of the front of your note or even a pic would be fine as there are a ...
Dominion of Canada paper 25 cent1/19/2011
  Q: I have a Dominion of Canada 25 cent bill. Dated January 2, 1900 signed by H. Boville It is in good ...
  A: I would need to see a scan of the front of your note to give you an accurate value as there are ...
values of a few coins/paper money i have1/19/2011
  Q: 1. 1925 Canadian 25 cent note dated july 2nd 1923 signed by JC Saunders and the other i'm not sure ...
  A: With regards to your bills would you be kind enough to send me a photo of the front of each as there ...
Canadian Paper Money1/19/2011
  Q: My grandmother apparently collected paper money and coins. I recently found 2 interesting bills, ...
  A: The little 25 cent one is actally called a Shinplaster, could you please send me a picture of both ...
canadian mint medallion1/17/2011
  Q: I have a coin with picture of canadian mint winnipeg on front side and picture of canadian mint ...
  A: Would you please send me a scan of your item? The Mint has produced a few different types of coins ...
1$bill canadian 19541/17/2011
  Q: hi i have a 1 dollar bill says ottawa 1954 and the cereal number is R/Y 9664811 and its written ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a scan of your note? I would need to assess the grade to give you an ...
1940's 50 cent coins1/17/2011
  Q: Wondering if you could let me know how much these coins are worth.They are 50 cents pieces, all in ...
  A: I would be more than happy to appraise your items for you. Would you be able to send me a scan of ...
canada1/15/2011
  Q: Elizabeth del gratia regina coin 1 cent year 1963 with two maple leaves on back appears to be ...
  A: Sadly, your coin was massly produced with a mintage of 279,076,334 and does not trend very high at ...
Canadian penny1/12/2011
  Q: I have a 1938 Canadian penny, I also have a Canadian centennial penny with a picture of Queen ...
  A: Sadly, unless your coins are in extremely good shape they do not trend for very much at all. For ...
1917 cent1/12/2011
  Q: I have 1917 Canada one cent that is sliver in color, very shinny like a quarter. I have looked at ...
  A: I have encountered a number of items like yours over the years. Sadly, most people who own these ...
Canadian Confederate Coin1/11/2011
  Q: I have a Canadian Confederate Coin with a double face on one side 1867-1927 canada on the bottom and ...
  A: You have a token that was produced for Canada's 60th anniversary (60 years of confederation). ...
Value of old Canadian Currency1/10/2011
  Q: I have a Jan 2 1937 Fifty dollar bill & also a Ten dollar bill & a Five dollars bill from the same ...
  A: Would you be able to send me a picture of the front of your notes? There are several varieties that ...
$5 dollar canadian bill1/9/2011
  Q: I have a Canadian King Edward $5 dollar bill circa 1935. My father just passed and I found it in his ...
  A: Canadian paper money like most collectibles are valued based on rarity and condition. If you do ...
blue 1.00 note1/8/2011
  Q: Bond,I sent you a pic of the blue 1.00 dollar note.Let me know if you recieved it.If not could you ...
  A: I did not get the picture. You can send it to maritimeantiquesandcollectibles@yahoo.com I am ...
100 Canadian dollar bill1/8/2011
  Q: After the recent death of my father I came across a number of old Canadian dollars in his ...
  A: Canadian paper money, like most collectibles is based on rarity and condition. For instance, if you ...
Loonies and one dollar bills1/5/2011
  Q: I have 25 uncirculated one dollar canadian bills with matching serial numbers and an unopened ...
  A: 1. Your fifty $2.00 coins would be from 1996 correct? (That is the first year they were minted). if ...
coin values12/23/2010
  Q: hi i have a sillver doller from 1969 and 1985 and alot of pennys form 1938 to 1952
  A: It is very hard to give you an accurate price on your coins as coins are valued based on condition ...
Paper Currency12/23/2010
  Q: I have a Canadian $20 note 1954. The boarder or margin on the front is as follows; right side and ...
  A: Can you please send me a picture of your item? I would like to see it to assess the value for you ok ...
Rolls of Canadian quarters12/22/2010
  Q: I have some machine rolled quarters [i.e. rolled in ends] that were rolled by CIBC, not the mint. I ...
  A: Bank rolls of all denominations could, and still can be, purchased at banks. Normally, people buy ...
Paper Currency12/22/2010
  Q: I have different questions but I will just ask one at this time. Is paper currency worth more if ...
  A: The short answer is "yes" bills in sequence are considered more diserable by some collectors than ...
Alberta 75th Anniversary Medallion12/20/2010
  Q: I have an Alberta 75th Anniversary Gold Medallion (Serial No. 5939) that was presented in 1980 as a ...
  A: Is it possible to see a scan/picture of your item? There are several possibilities of what your ...
bag of coins12/17/2010
  Q: i would like to know the value of these if you know them. i have found some, but not all. thank you ...
  A: All your Canadian coins that you have listed are just pocket change and can be spent in everyday ...
Key dates12/15/2010
  Q: What are the "Key Dates " for each denomination and why?
  A: Key dates are mainly based on rariety. For instance, In the Newfoundland George VI 5 cent collection ...
1975 canadian 100 dollar bill12/14/2010
  Q: hi i was wondering if you can tell me the value of a 100 dollar canadian bill dated 1975 thank you
  A: The 1975 Canadian $100.00 bill is indeed a very nice looking item. However, there are several values ...
value of 1957 Charlotte coin club token12/11/2010
  Q: what is the value of 1957 Charlotte coin club token ?
  A: There are several varities of these coins out there and for the most part they are all around the ...
one cent value?12/10/2010
  Q: I have a 1983 canadian penny. It weighs 3.1 grams instead of the usual 2.5, it is red in color. It ...
  A: The 1983 Canadian one cent coin has a composition of .980 copper, .005 tin, .015 zinc and does ...
peruvian coin collection12/9/2010
  Q: I've inherited what seems to me to be a rather large collection of Peruvian coins from my brother ...
  A: Peruvian coins are out of my expertise. I only deal with Canadian and Provinces. However I have sold ...
Canadian Penny display collection12/8/2010
  Q: Cleaning out my parents house I found a Canadian penny mounted display in a glass covered frame. ...
  A: I have seen many dealers over the year’s market coins in a variety of ways. Some of the most popular ...
2 coins12/6/2010
  Q: is there any value to a 1910 canadian dime...or.. a 1975 elizabeth the second australian coin with a ...
  A: The Canadian ten cent piece is not a key date. There were 4,468,331 minted. The starting price on ...
1979 can quarter oddity/miss struck ?12/6/2010
  Q: Recently I found in my pocket change a 1979 can quarter. I immediately noticed it was not reeded. It ...
  A: I have indeed seen several coins similar to what you are describing but sadly without a picture it ...

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I can identify and appraise any Canadian numismatic item, including - but not limited to: Coins, Tokens, Paper Money, etc… from Upper/Lower Canada, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, PEI, or any other Canadian Province. Thank you very much, I look forward to your receiving you question(s).

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collector since 1991 began my business as a school project in 1997 never really looked back from there today I own two antique/coin stores and do apprasials on a regular basis for insurence purposes

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