A Great Coin Collection Starts With You!
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Launched April 7, 2018 | Last Update July 21, 2019
Coins, Tips and Musings
Lincolns in all their colors.
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In the News:
Legislation introduced to produce a 2021-CC Morgan Silver Dollar and a 2021 High Relief Peace Dollar. This is a commemorative program collectors will embrace enthusiastically.
The coin press is happily reporting that people are searching their change again to pick up a national park state quarter with the elusive W mint mark. What about you - are you looking at your change differently now?
A 1938-S Mercury Dime (MS68+ FB CAC pop 1/-) exceeds its estimate of $10,000 to $12,500 at the Legend Auction in Las Vegas by more than $350,000—selling for an amazing $364,250!
A parade of Old Green Holders. The Christopher Collection has a weakness for CAC OGH — especially those with gold stickers.