| Q: I'm considering purchasing some morgan dollars from https://www.nashvillecoingallery.com/ do the ... |
A: I don't have my Red Book handy, but those prices look high to me. Honestly what some of my friends ...
|$50 bill offset||5/13/2016|
| Q: I have a 1996 $$50 bill where the back is off set. The bill has been folded at least 4 times and one ... |
A: I personally like to hold onto any notes with errors on them, when finances allow. That said, yours ...
|Jefferson nickel error||4/3/2016|
| Q: head over heal, the image on the back is sideways. Is this a common, known error for this coin? ... |
A: There's really no such thing as a common error, but your case really stumps me. I don't recall ever ...
|Silver colored penny||6/27/2015|
| Q: I have a silver colored Lincoln penny Dated 1978; minted in Denver. I do not believe the coin is ... |
A: I have actually heard of this, but am not too well read on steel cents after 1943. I'm actually on ...
| Q: I have a coin that has a Coronet looking right on the face surrounded by 13 stars. The reverse has ... |
A: I apologize for it taking several hours to respond. I wanted to look through my materials and ...
|i dont know what to call this||3/20/2015|
| Q: I was given two quarters with colorized photos of the 2008 presidential candidates the McCain coin ... |
A: Unfortunately, from a numismatic point of view, adding color to the coins destroys their value to a ...
|Sacagawea p vip strike||1/24/2015|
| Q: Is this a vip strike? What is it? Is it rare? Should ngc grade it? I have seen only little info on ... |
A: It's hard to give an opinion from this picture. If there's a coin shop near you, I'd suggest taking ...
| Q: Found this 04 florida D state quarter tryn to figure out wht I have here |
A: It appears to be PMD (post mint damage) with a lot of handling. Perhaps this coin was in a car ...
| Q: How much is a 1915 D good condition liberty 1/2 dollar worth & a 1935 plain buffalo nickel Worth ... |
A: I'd need to see close-up pictures of the front and back of each coin. Coin collecting goes further ...
|I think I found a 2008 penny with discrepancies||9/17/2014|
| Q: Is it possible for a 2008 penny to have what appears to be a small thin 0 in the second 0 of 2008, ... |
A: The second 0 could be the result of a double dye at the Mint. I'd need to see a picture. As far as ...
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I can answer anything relating to modern US coins and paper currency and collecting it. I can also answer some questions about Israeli currency. Please do not ask me about ancient currencies, as this is outside my area of expertise.
I have been an avid collector for many years, and while I specialize in US coinage, right now I am also focusing on silver bouillon. Silver is actually a better investment than gold, which is something a lot of people do not know!
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