WHAT IS JUNK SILVER?

  Junk Silver: The Ultimate Guide for Buyers, Sellers, and Investors   First let’s start with why anyone would want to buy junk silver. Based on our definition, Junk Silver is really just a word-phrase coined by investors to describe a circulated silver coin, but has no value other than the silver metal used to…

GRADING COMPANIES

    THIRD PARTY GRADING COMPANIES (SLABBING)     PCGS ICG NGC ANACS SEGS PCI    ICCS  HALLMARK NTC 1 1  THIRD PARTY GRADING COMPANIES      There are many third party coin grading companies, I will try to give an overview of each of several of the most noted  ones here. I have been around…

THE MINTING PROCSS

  The Minting Process By Albert Sims    Disclaimer: I am doing this mostly from memory and may contain some errors, for which I apologize. Some of the data and numbers I will look up from the ANA correspondence course The MODERN MINTING PROCESS, by James Wiles, Ph.D., a well written and helpful course which I…