how to tell if somthing is gold plated?

two years ago for cristmas i got a gold colored 1945 pennny, its slightly magnetic. i was wondering if it was gold plated? Attached Thumbnails           View full post on CoinTalk - Coin Chat

I Thought eBAY Put A Stop To This Sort Of Activity.

I guess not. 4.m1438.l2649 View full post on CoinTalk - Coin Chat

US Mint Sales: 2013 Presidential $1 Coins, Silver Eagles Popular

U.S. Mint products with 2013 Presidential $1 Coins or American Silver Eagles attracted the most buyers last week, sales figures from the Mint show. They held the top five spots and positions eight… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] View full post on […]

Why do people brag about uncirculated and graded silver eagles?

I have noticed many people selling silver eagles brag about the condition. Since they were never circulated aren’t they all perfect condition? Why would you want to have one graded? I am just trying to learn, not picking on those sellers. Thanks! View full post on CoinTalk - Coin Chat


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Jefferson Nickel Article

Hi All, Here is a link to a Jefferson Nickel Article I came across so I could learn more about this coin and what dates to collect. It really was informative to say the least even though some of the material I knew from reading posts here on CT. :yes: John View full post […]

Looking for coin shop on Vancouver Island

Hi all, My wife and I are considering vacationing in Victoria, British Columbia, which is on Vancouver Island, in May of this year. I have googled ‘coin shop Victoria BC’ and found several hits. However, I was wondering if anyone could recommend a place to me there? Thanks! -StephenS View full post on CoinTalk - […]

Lets talk about my Peace Dollar

Here’s the deal. I have this 1923-D peace dollar. In hand, this thing is booming luster and appears to be MS. Then I took some images of it, and notice something very disturbing. It appears to have some series polishing lines. Of course, I figured it took a terribly abrasive cleaning. But what I keep […]

CASINO Coin Silver

my LCS has some silver casino coins, they are saying they were previously wrapped in a copper band are known coins for containing silver but not sure what they should sell of, a couple different ones, any input on whether i should buy them would be nice, i think they want 4 over spot for […]

Gold, Silver and Other Precious Metals Dive in February

Precious metals dropped Thursday, increasing February losses that tallied to 5.0% for gold, 9.3% for silver, 5.5% for platinum and 1.5% for palladium. Gold extended its string of monthly declines to… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] View full post on Coin News

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