The Hobby of Coin Collecting (added Oct. 2017)

Coin collecting This article is about a hobby. Claudius II coin (colourised).png Currency Coins Banknotes Forgery List ISO Circulating currencies Africa The Americas Europe Asia Oceania Local currencies Company scrip LETS Time dollars Fictional currencies History Historical currencies Greek Roman China India Byzantine Medieval currencies Production Mint Designers Coining Milling Hammering Cast Exonumia Credit cards…

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WHAT IS JUNK SILVER updated Oct. 27, 2017

Junk silver is an informal term used in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and Australia for any silver coin which is in fair condition and has no numismatic or collectible value above the bullion value of the silver it contains. Such coins are popular among people seeking to invest in silver, particularly in small…

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1937-D Three Leg Rare

A Buffalo Nickel with three legs? For over three generations, the 1937-D Buffalo Nickel “three legger” has fascinated collectors and the public alike.1937d-3-legged-buffalo-nickel Caused by the results of an improper attempt to repair a damaged die, many escaped into circulation before inspectors at the Denver Mint caught the error. The coins’ outstanding feature is the…

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